Questiones magistri Iohannis Versoris super libros ethicorum Arestotelis et text[us] eiusdem, cum singulari diligentia correcte.

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Author / Creator:Versor, Johannes, -approximately 1485, author.
Imprint:[Cologne] : [Henricus Quentell], [1491]
Description:[1], Cxxii, [3] leaves ; 32 cm (folio)
Subject:Aristotle. -- Nicomachean ethics.
Nicomachean ethics (Aristotle)
Ethics -- Early works to 1800.
Incunabula -- Germany -- Cologne -- 1491.
Panel-stamped bindings (Binding)
Pigskin bindings (Binding)
Wooden boards (Binding)
Brass clasps (Binding)
Catches (Binding)
Manuscript waste (Binding)
Sammelbands (Provenance)
Underscoring (Provenance)
Early works.
Format: Print Book
Local Note:University of Chicago Library's copy from the library of Richard P. McKeon.
University of Chicago Library's copy is number 1 of 4 titles bound together; bound with: [2]. Liber yconomico[rum] Arestotelis tracta[n]s de gubernatio[n]e reru[m] domesticarum cu[m] [com]me[n]to magistri Ioha[n]nis Versoris legentium aspectibus multu[m] amenus. [Cologne] : [Heinrich Quentell], [approximately 1491]; [3]. Aristotle. Libri politico[rum] Arestotelis cum c[om]mento multu[m] vtili et compendioso magistri Iohannis Versoris. [Cologne] : [Heinrich Quentell], [8 March 1492]; [4]. Versor, Johannes. Questiones magistri Iohannis Versoris super metaphisicam Arestotelis cu[m] textu eiusdem. [Cologne] : [Heinrich Quentell], [between 1493 and 1494].
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Varying Form of Title:Questiones magistri Iohannis Versoris super libros ethicorum Arestotelis et textus eiusdem, cum singulari diligentia correcte
Other uniform titles:Aristotle. Nicomachean ethics. Latin.
Quentell, Heinrich, -1501,
McKeon, Richard (Richard Peter), 1900-1985,
Other authors / contributors:Kloster Maihingen, former owner.
Provenance:Printed bookplate: Bibliothecae F.F. Min. S. Franc. Conventualium Mariae Mayngae.
Decoration: Red initials; rubricated.
Former owner's underscoring.
Binding: Panel-stamped pigskin over wooden boards; brass catches (1 missing) and clasps (1 missing); manuscript waste visible beneath spine; paper spine label with manuscript dates of printing.
Notes:Colophon: Expliciunt Questiones magistri Iohannis Versoris per optime correcte super decem libros Ethico[rum] Arestotilis cu[m] textu diusde[m]. Impresse p[er] Henricum Quentel, ciuem alme ciuitatis Coloniensis. Anno domini millesimo ccccxci [et]c.
Signatures: a⁸ b-v⁶ x⁴.
Printed in 2 columns; 63 lines (commentary), 37 lines (text); types (from BMC), 180 (title, head-lines, &c.), 80 and 75 (text), 63 (commentary); capital spaces; woodcut initials.
Last leaf blank.
Incunabula short title catalogue, entry iv00255000
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, entry M50232
Hain, L. Repertorium bibliographicum, entry 16053*
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, entry V255
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, I, page 276 (IB.4570)
Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum, entry 1305
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek Inkunabelkatalog, entry V-166
Catalogue of books printed in the fifteenth century now in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, entry V-122

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