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Can you name the music theorists given the name of their treatise(s)?

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ex. Harmonielehreex. Schoenberg
The Republic - ca. 380 B.C.E.
Politics - ca. 330 B.C.E.
Elements of Harmony - 4th Century B.C.E.
Harmonika (Harmonics) - 2nd Century C.E.
Peri mousikes (On music) - 3rd Century C.E.
De institutione musica (The Principles of Music) - 6th Century
Etymologiarum sive originum libri - 6th-7th Century
Musica disciplina - 9th Century
De harmonica institutione - Late 9th Century
Musica Enchiriadis, Scolica Enchiriadis - Late 9th Century
Micrologus - Early 11th Century
De musica - ca. 1100
ex. Harmonielehreex. Schoenberg
Discantus positio vulgaris - ca. 1220-1230
De musica mensurabili positio - ca. 1240-1250
Ars cantus mensurabilis - ca. 1250
De mensuris et discantu - ca. 1270
Tractatus de musica - Late 13th Century
Summa de speculatione musicae - ca. 1300
Ars musicae - ca. 1300
Lucidarium in arte musicae planae - ca. 1309-1318
Notitia artis musicae or Ars Nove musicae - ca. 1321
Ars nova - ca. 1320
Speculum musicae - ca. 1330-1340

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