Austria, Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, 2334

Austria, Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, 2334

Averroes, Long Commentary on the Physics

Physical Description
  • Material: Parchment
  • Pages: 145 leaves
  • Leaves Format: not available
  • Dimensions: 310 x 115 mm

Detailed Description
  • Decoration:
    Large headings on top of the pages alternating in red and blue. Initials also alternating in red and blue.
  • Layout:
    Text is set in two colums.
  • Hand Description:
    The codex is written by one scribe either from northern France or England.
    The boldliness of the letters differs between those of the translation of Aristoteles and those of the commentaries of Averroes .
  • Provenance:
    Once this code was "Salisb. 337", but it is not clear, if the manuscript really was in Salzburg.
History
  • Origin Date: 13th century
  • Origin Place: not available
Content
Averroes Long Commentary on the Physics 1r - 100v
  • Incipit:
    Quoniam disposicio sciencie et certitudinis ...
Averroes Long Commentary on the Physics 101r - 111v
  • Note:
    Probably translated by Hermannus Alemannus
Averroes Long Commentary on the Physics 112r - 145r
  • Explicit:
    ...potencia in corpore.