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'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Generatione' and 'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Anima'

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MS. Bodl. 499

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  1. Fol. iv. 'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Generatione [& Corruptione] & Anima, a patre Petro Alurez Societatis Iesu: anno . 1594': pref. beg. 'De materia huic operi': for the De Anima, see art. 2
  2. Fol. 88. 'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Anima' by the same: pref. beg. 'Disputat his libris Aristoteles': but something seems to be wanting after fol. 96, and the commentary does not touch the 3rd book, except in a note at fol. 137
Fols. i-ii are a fragment from English accounts of the repairs of a royal palace, apparently in Henry viii's time. Fols. 146-7 are a fragment from a 15th cent. Latin moral treatise on happiness, etc.

Dates

  • Written late in the 16th century in Spain

Extent

147 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bodl. 499, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Bodl. 499

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 17893

Overview

'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Generatione' and 'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Anima'

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. 2162

Custodial History

Manuscript 312 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Richard Grosvenor in 1603.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

8 1/2 × 6 3/8 in.
Title
'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Generatione' and 'Commentarij in libros Aristotelis de Anima'
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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