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Bod-Inc: A-426


Rhetorica (trans. Guilelmus de Moerbeka).


Analysis of Content

a1r Dottanius Menigensis, Georgius: ‘Hexastichon.’ Incipit: ‘Excipe Aristotelem toti quem contulit orbi | Stagira praeclarum lector amice iubar'; 3 elegiac distichs.

a1v ‘Ad lectorem prefacio.’ Incipit: ‘Quantum Aristoteli mortalium genus debeat, nemo non mente sanus videt . . .’

a2r Aristoteles: Rhetorica. [Translated by Guilelmus de Moerbeka.] See A‑425.


Imprint: [Leipzig: Jacobus Thanner, c.1499]. Folio.


Collation: a–l6.


ISTC: ia01046400

GW: GW 2479;

Hain: H 1679;

Proctor: Pr 3086;

Others: Sheppard 2173.

LCN: 13981391


Copy number: A-426(1)

Binding: Pasteboards.

Size: 292 × 224 × 20 mm.

Size of leaf: 287 × 210 mm.

Provenance: Purchased for £1. 0. 0; listed in Library Bills (1827-8), no. 137 in the list of ‘Books purchased by the Librarian'; see Books Purchased (1837), 3.

SHELFMARK: Auct. O inf. 2.23.

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