Questiones magistri Iohannis Versoris super metaphisicam Arestotelis cu[m] textu eiusdem.

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Author / Creator:Versor, Johannes, -approximately 1485, author.
Imprint:[Cologne] : [Heinrich Quentell], [between 1493 and 1494]
Description:[1], cxvi, [1] leaves ; 32 cm (folio)
Subject:Aristotle. -- Metaphysics.
Metaphysics (Aristotle)
Metaphysics -- Early works to 1800.
Panel-stamped bindings (Binding)
Pigskin bindings (Binding)
Wooden boards (Binding)
Brass clasps (Binding)
Catches (Binding)
Manuscript waste (Binding)
Sammelbands (Provenance)
Underscoring (Provenance)
Incunabula -- Germany -- Cologne -- 1493-1494.
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 4 of 4 titles bound together; bound with: [1]. Versor, Johannes. Questiones magistri Iohannis Versoris super libros ethicorum Arestotelis et text[us] eiusdem, cum singulari diligentia correcte. [Cologne] : [Henricus Quentell], [1491]; [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].
Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
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Varying Form of Title:Questiones magistri Iohannis Versoris super metaphisicam Arestotelis cum textu eiusdem
Other uniform titles:Aristotle. Metaphysics. Latin.
Quentell, Heinrich, -1501,
McKeon, Richard (Richard Peter), 1900-1985,
Provenance:Former owner's underscoring.
Decoration: Red initials; rubricated.
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:Imprint from Incunabula short title catalogue.
Signatures: a-i⁶ k⁴ l-v⁶; leaves a2,3 missigned "a1"-"a2."
Printed in 2 columns; 62 lines (commentary), 38 lines (Aristotle text); types (from BMC), 180 (title, head-lines, &c.), 80 (title & text), 63 (commentary); capital spaces; woodcut initials.
Leaf xcviii misnumbered "xcxviii."
Incunabula short title catalogue, entry iv00258000
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, entry M50255
Hain, L. Repertorium bibliographicum, entry 16051*
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, entry V-258
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, I, page 280 (IB.4794)
Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum, entry 1389
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek Inkunabelkatalog, entry V-176
Catalogue of books printed in the fifteenth century now in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, entry V-124

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