The Fulmer Mood Papers consist of notes and photostatic copies of Raymond of Sabunde's Theologia Naturalis and Tabula Alphabetica kept by Fulmer Mood. ThePapers comprise 1 linear foot of material, arranged in 14 folders in two boxes.
Fulmer Mood was born in Oakland, California in August, 1898. He received hisPh.D. from Harvard University in American History and taught for the next fortyyears at University of California at Berkeley and at University of Texas at Austin. After Mood's retirement in the late 1960's, he began researching Pieter Breughel,a Renaissance Flemish painter, and Raymond of Sabunde. The Papers consist ofMood's notes taken at the British Museum in 1970 of Sabunde's only extant works,Theologia Naturalis and Tabula Alphabetica. Also contained in the collection areMood's photostatic copies of the two works in toto. Fulmer Mood died in Los Angeles,California in August, 1981.
Raymond of Sabunde was born in Barcelona, Spain at the end of the fourteenthcentury. He taught at the University of Toulouse from 1430 until his death in 1432and wrote numerous works on philosophy and theology, the only extant of which areTheologia Naturalis and Tabula Alphabetica. He was best known for his break downof the two subjects of philosophy and theology as two distinct areas of knowledge,combining them into "theosophy."
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Number of Boxes: 2
Extent: 1 linear foot
Provenance: Gift of Sophia Behrens, 18 December, 1984.
Date Span: 1970 - 1974
Processed by: Michael J. North
Date: 18 March, 1991
ACCESSION DATA: Gift of Sophia Behrens, 18 December, 1984.
BULK DATES: 1970 - 1974
SPAN DATES: 1970 - 1974
EXTENT: 2 boxes