Number 5. 2017
Estudios bizantinos is a digital and international open-access journal of Byzantine Studies. It has been created by the Sociedad Española de Bizantinística and it welcomes scientific papers with original and high-quality content on any aspect of the Byzantine civilisation.

Fabio Acerbi

The article presents a critical edition, with translation and commentary, of five arithmetical texts redacted by Demetrios Kydones and Isaak Argyros a reconstruction of the genesis of the small corpus comprising these texts is also provided. The relationships between the manuscript witnesses are discussed in a broad perspective, supported by a non-critical edition of some short texts of mathematical or astronomical character they contain.
Keywords: Matematica bizantina, Demetrio Cidone, Isacco Argiro, Tradizione testuale