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Originally appearing in Volume V05, Page 460 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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COMPLETE WORKS.— Editio princeps, by G. Fornerius (Paris, 1579); J. Garet (Rouen, 1679; Venice, 1729), reprinted in J. P. Migne, Patrologia Latina, 1xix., Ixx. On Cassiodorus generally, see Anecdoton Holderi, excerpts from a treatise of Cassiodorus, edited by H. Usener (Bonn, 1877),which throws light on questions connected with his biography; T. Mommsen, preface to his edition of the Variae; monographs by A. Thorbecke (Heidelberg, 1867) and A. Franz (Breslau, 1872) ; T. Hodgkin, Italy and her Invaders, iii. p. 280, iv. p. 348 ; A. Ebert, Allgemeine Geschichte der Litteratur des Mittelalters, i.; Teuffel-Schwabe, Hist. of Roman Literature (Eng. trans.), § 483; G. A. Simcox, Hist. of Latin Literature (1884); W. Ramsay in Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography; J.B. Bury's edition of Gibbon's Decline and Fall, iv. 18o, 522; R. W. Church in the Church Quarterly Review, x. (188o) ; J. E. Sandys in Hist. of Classical Scholarship (2nd ed., 1906); A. 011eris, Cassiodore, conservateur des livtes de l'antiquite latine (Paris, 1891); G. Minasi, M. A. Cassiodoro . . . ricerche storico-critiche (Naples, 1895) ; and C. Cipolla in Memorie della r. Accademia delle scienze di Torino (2nd ser. xliii. pt. 2, 1893) ; L. M. Hartmann in Pauly-Wissowa's Realencyclopadie, iii. pt. 2 (1899), with note on the musical section of Cassiodorus' Institutiones by C. von Jan.
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