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The Politics of Aristotle, Written in the late 15th century in England

MS. Barlow 42
Held at the Weston Library

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The Politics of Aristotle in the Latin translation of Leonardus Aretinus, with the letter to duke Humphrey of Gloucester, beg. 'Libros Aristotelis multis' (fol. 1), dated at Florence Kal. Nov. [ ], and preface beg. 'Liber moralis discipline' (fol. 3v). The quire formed y fols. 136-41v should occur before fol. 154.


  • Creation: Written in the late 15th century in England


184 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Barlow 42

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 6487

Physical Facet

On parchment


7 2/5 × 5 1/10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom