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Guide to Biagio Pelacani da Parma, Quaestiones super libro Methaurorum. Manuscript, 15th century

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Pelacani da Parma, Biagio, Quaestiones super libro Methaurorum. Manuscript (Ms 10)


15th century

Manuscript Number:

Codex Ms 10


1 volume, 30 x 22.5 cm.


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Commentary on Aristotle's Meteorologica. Text in Latin. Codex Ms 10.

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Scope Note

A discussion of Aristotle's Meteorologica, anti-Aristotelian in tone, which probably represents the Platonist reaction fostered by the Medici. Work of Italian philosopher Biagio Pelicani da Parma (circa 1365-1416), also known as Blasius of Parma.

Text in Latin.

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Volume 1

Codex Ms 10

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