France, Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, héb. 918

Collection of philosophical commentaries and treatises byAverroes

Physical Description
  • Material: Parchment
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Detailed Description
  • Hand Description:
    One hand. Spanish.
History
  • Origin Date: 15th century
  • Origin Place: not available
Content
Averroes Short Commentary on the Organon 1v - 32v
  • Note:
    At the end (fols. 32r - 32v) there are excerpts of the "Kitab al-shifa" by Avicenna

  • Colophon:
    והעתיק [=תרגם] אותו ... יעקב בכה"ה מכיר ביום החדש [!] מחדש כסליו שנת החמשים שנה לאלף הששי

Averroes Short Commentary on the Physics 33r - 54v
Averroes Short Commentary on De Caelo 54v - 68r
Averroes Short Commentary on De Generatione et Corruptione 68r - 73v
Averroes Short Commentary on the Meteorology 73v - 91r
  • Note:
    Fol. 91r: Excerpt on "אין כל מה שמניע מתנועע".

Averroes Short Commentary on De Anima 91v - 106v
Averroes Commentary on the Parva Naturalia 106v - 118r
  • Note:
    Fol. 118r: Excerpt from the words of Avicenna and Averroes on existence and essence.

Averroes Short Commentary on the Metaphysics 118v - 147v
  • Note:
    At the end (fols. 147v - 149r) annotations by Aristoteles on this book and additions.

Averroes Epistle on the Possibility of Conjunction 150r - 166v
Averroes De Substantia Orbis 167r - 179v