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UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGE LIBRARIES OF CAMBRIDGE: Donor documents

UC127. Will of William Gedge, 2 October 1500; Peterhouse

3 identified entries found.
  • UC127.*1 (`magnum librum de tabulis monachi Guidonis Bonatum de Furleuio'): Guido Bonatti OFM [† c1297]
    DBI 11. 603–608; Weijers, 3. 86–7.
    Decem tractatus astronomiae pr. Augsburg 1491 (GW 4643), &c.; Carmody, 172; Weijers, 3. 87.
  • UC127.¶*2 (`magnum textum philosophie A. cum comento Auerois', GW 2339): Aristotle [384–322 BC]
    L. Minio-Paluello in DSB 1. 267–81 (on tradition and influence). Indexing Aristotle's works presents difficulties at several levels. He wrote a great deal. The sources provide evidence at different periods for the Greek text, multiple Latin translations from Arabic and from Greek, groupings of individual works under familiar medieval titles, and a wide range of pseudonymous texts. The descriptions provided by the sources are often imprecise, especially as to which Latin translation was recorded. Since the sixteenth century scholarly interest has focused on the Greek text rather than on versions current in the middle ages. Only in recent decades has Aristoteles Latinus attempted to document the Latin versions current at different times, but its progress with editions has been slow. Recently Aristoteles Latinus Database (ALD) has provided complementary material. Since 1971 a separate series Aristoteles Semito-Latinus has aimed to edit translations from Arabic. Where neither is not available, one must have recourse either to major sixteenth-century printings of Latin (in cases where they print the medieval versions) or to the earliest printed editions that may themselves have been documented by our sources. The resulting index is inevitably uneven. Thanks to Pieter de Leemans for his advice.
    Opera, Latin tr. pr. Venice 1482 (GW 2336), &c.

3 identified entries found.

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