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Ms. Codex 763 - Aristotle - [Metaphysics]
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03128ctm a2200553Ia 4500
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9924875163503681
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20191003130219.0
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981016q14001499pau 001 0 lat d
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__|a  (OCoLC)ocn212105084
__|a  (OCoLC)212105084
__|a  (CStRLIN)PAUR98-A6626
__|a  (PU)2487516-penndb-Voyager
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__|a  PAULM |c  PAULM |e  amremm |d  PAULM
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1_|a  lat |h  grc
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__|a  PAUM
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__|a  ocn212105073
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_9|a  Ms. Codex 763
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0_|a  Aristotle.
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10|a  Metaphysics. |l  Latin
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10|a  [Metaphysics] |h  [manuscript].
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__|a  [Germany, |c  14--]
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__|a  185 leaves : |b  paper ; |c  291 x 218 (187 x 119) mm. bound to 314 x 222 mm.
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__|a  Ms. codex.
__|a  Title and attribution of translator supplied by cataloger (Zacour-Hirsch).
__|a  Incipit (f. 1r): Omnes homines natura scire desiderant. Signum autem est...
__|a  Incipit (f. 94r): Omnes homines natura scire desiderant. Nam quaelibet res ferente natura appetit perfectionem ...
__|a  Same commentary as UPenn Ms. Codex 764 (Zacour-Hirsch).
__|a  Foliation: Paper, 185; [1-185]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto.
__|a  Layout: Written in 31 long lines; ruled in lead.
__|a  Script: Written in a Gothic cursive script by a single hand, with marginal and interlinear annotations in a second hand.
__|a  Decoration: Rubricated headings, capitals, paragraph marks, and underlining; several manicules (for example, f. 62r, 63r, 54r).
__|a  Binding: Contemporary stamped half calf over wooden boards, with 2 ornamented clasps.
__|a  Origin: Written in Germany in the 15th century (Zacour-Hirsch).
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0_|a  1. f.1r-93r: Metaphysics. -- 2. f.94r-180r: Commentary. -- 3. f.181r-185v: Index.
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4_|a  Described in Zacour, Norman P. and Hirsch, Rudolf. Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Libraries of the University of Pennsylvania to 1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1965, |c  p. 11 (Ms. Latin 49).
4_|a  Riley, Lyman W. "Aristotle Texts and Commentaries to 1700 in the University of Pennsylvania Library. Part V." Library Chronicle 24 (1958), 86-98. This manuscript is listed in the section: "Manuscripts (Catalogued by Norman P. Zacour)," |c  p. 94 (item M6).
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__|a  Translation of Aristotle's Metaphysics into Latin by Guilelmus of Moerbeke, with an anonymous commentary and an index to the Metaphysics.
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__|a  UPenn Ms. Codex 763
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__|a  Latin.
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1_|a  Sold by Karl Goldmann (Munich), 1952.
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_0|a  Metaphysics |v  Early works to 1800.
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_7|a  Codices. |2  aat
_0|a  Manuscripts, Latin |y  15th century.
_0|a  Manuscripts, Renaissance.
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0_|a  William, |c  of Moerbeke, |d  ca. 1215-1286, |e  translator.
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__|b  Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts |a  University of Pennsylvania |e  3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206. |j  Ms. Codex 763
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__|a  C0 |b  PAULM
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__|a  DLA |b  20100113

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Collection: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Latin
Century: 15th century
Date: 1400
Genre: Codices
Genre: Manuscripts, Latin - 15th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Renaissance
Subject: Metaphysics
Author: Aristotle
Related names: William, of Moerbeke, ca. 1215-1286, translator
Page material: Paper