Germany, Leipzig, Universitätsbibliothek, 1433

Germany, Leipzig, Universitätsbibliothek, 1433

Averroes-Manuscript

Physical Description
  • Material: Parchment
  • Pages: 202 leaves
  • Leaves Format: not available
  • Dimensions: 325 x 222 mm

Detailed Description
  • Foliation:
    1-164, 166-203.
    The pencil foliation has a mistake, the number 165 is not signed out. The text is complete though. The DARE-foliation offers the correct counting.
  • Decoration:
    No ornaments, space for intial letters left free.
  • Layout:
    Text is set in 2 columns.


  • Hand Description:
    The code is worked out by two hands.
History
  • Origin Date: Beginning of 14th century
  • Origin Place: Paris leaves
  • George Lacombe: Aristoteles Latinus
  • Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz: Manuscripta medievalia, Onlinekatalog , Leipzig, UB, 1433 (http://www.manuscripta-mediaevalia.de/dokumente/html/obj31570902)
  • Mieczysław Markowski: Repertorium commentariorum medii aevi in Aristotelem Latinorum, qui in Bibliotheca Universitatis Lipsiensis asservantur
Content
Averroes Long Commentary on De Anima 2r - 69v
  • Explicit:
    Explicit cimmentum Averroys super libro de Anima scriptum Parisius inceptum in vice Angelicorum et finitum ibidem in vice Lotricorum in die Veneris ante festum beate Lucie anno Domini M°CCC° quarto.

Averroes Long Commentary on De Caelo 70r - 202r
  • Explicit:
    Explicit commentum Averroys super librum de Celo et Mundo scriptum et completum per manus Roberti scolaris, Parisii anno domini M°CCC° quinto, XVI kalendas Augusti.

  • Note:
    With the dedication letter in the beginning.