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A commentary on bks. 1-4, 6, 8 of the Physica of Aristotle and 'In libros Aristotelis de Cælo'

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MS. Bodl. 611

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Fol. 1. A commentary on bks. 1-4, 6, 8 of the Physica of Aristotle: beg. 'Sunt in hac re (vt fieri solet)'.

Fol. 321. 'In libros Aristotelis de Cælo': beg. 'Explicatis principiis'.

An 'index physicae' follows at fol. 380: the fly-leaves are from an early printed book. See MS. Bodl. 610.

Dates

  • Written late in the 16th century in Spain

Extent

390 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bodl. 611, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Bodl. 611

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17889

Overview

A commentary on bks. 1-4, 6, 8 of the Physica of Aristotle and 'In libros Aristotelis de Cælo'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 2138

Custodial History

Manuscript 319 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Richard Grosvenor in 1603.

Physical Facet

On paper with some elaborate pen-and-ink capitals, etc. (fols. 1, 103, 190, 246, 269, 305)

Dimensions

6 1/8 × 4 1/2 in.
Title
A commentary on bks. 1-4, 6, 8 of the Physica of Aristotle and 'In libros Aristotelis de Cælo'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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