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The notebook of a student of philosophy at Paris about A.D. 1660

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MS. Bodl. 919

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The notebook of a student of philosophy at Paris about A.D. 1660, giving copies of Latin discourses on Aristotelian logic and metaphysics, with corrections, not in a complete form. The first is headed 'Philosophia quadripartita. Disputatio de philosophia et dialectica. Capitulum de philosophia in communi. Questio prima. Que sunt nomina philosophiæ': text begins 'Nomen seu apellatio rei cuiuspiam.'

Nine tables engraved by P. Pougeois at Paris are bound in, and at the end a printed programme of Latin philosophical theses to be defended at Paris by Michael Le Vasseur on June 24, 1659.

Dates

  • Written about A.D. 1660

Extent

436 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Bodl. 919, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Bodl. 919

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20357

Overview

The notebook of a student of philosophy at Paris about A.D. 1660

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. V, no. 30438

Custodial History

The binding bears W on the front cover and G on the other: on fol. 1 is 'bought of Catterin Knot the 21 of Jan. 1684 she lives on Saforne Hill [Saffron Hill?].'

Immediate Source of Acquisition

First referenced about A.D. 1800.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

9 3/4 × 7 1/2 in.
Title
The notebook of a student of philosophy at Paris about A.D. 1660
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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