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Bod-Inc: A-395


Ethica Nicomachea (trans. Johannes Argyropoulos).


Analysis of Content

a2r Marsus, Petrus: [Letter addressed to Virginius Orsinus.] Carlo Frati, ‘Le traduzioni aristoteliche di G. Argiropulo e un'antica legatura medicea', Bibliofilia, 19 (1917-18), 1-25, at 6-7.

a4r Aristoteles: Ethica Nicomachea. ‘Opus de moribus ad Nicomachum.’ Translated by Johannes Argyropoulos [for Cosimo de' Medici.] Incipit: ‘[O]mnis ars omnisque doctrina atque actus itidem et electio bonum quoddam appetere uidetur . . .’ See A‑388.


Imprint: Rome: Eucharius Silber, 1 Sept. 1492. Folio.


Collation: a–c8 d6 e–g8 h6 i–n8.


ISTC: ia00982300

GW: GW 2363;

Hain: H *1756;

Proctor: Pr 3856;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑686; Rhodes 146; Sheppard 3057.

LCN: 14340465


Copy number: A-395(1)

Binding: Half mottled calf by Fuchs. ‘Fuchs' stamped at tail of the lower cover.

Size: 290 × 220 × 18 mm.

Size of leaf: 282 × 203 mm.

Occasional sixteenth/seventeenth-century marginal notes.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; armorial book-plate (Warnecke 1389). Purchased for £1. 0. 0; see Books Purchased (1859), 10.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. 5Q 2.38.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q inf. 2.17.

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