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Author: Themistius
Short Title: Paraphrasis in Aristotelem (1499)
Title: Libri paraphraseos Themistii, Peripatetici acutissimi ... / interprete Hermolao Barbaro patritio Veneto ; positis in locis p[ro]priis castigationibus qua[m]plurimis, quas autor idem post prima[m] huius operis impraessionem addidit.
Imprint: Venice: ... Octauianus Scotus ciuis Modoetiensis expensis suis Venetiis imprimi fecit per Bartholomeum de Zanis de Portesio, anno natiuitatis Domini 1499 pridie Nonas Octobris [6 Oct.]
Comments and Notes: Contents: (from t.p.) In Posteriora Aristotelis -- In Physica -- In libros de Anima -- In commentarios de memoria & reminiscentia -- De somno & vigilia -- De insomniis -- De diuinatione per somnum. Imprint extracted from colophon (leaf p5 verso), where the year is expressed in Latin words. Leaves printed on both sides; 62 lines per page. Signatures: a-n8 o-p6. Final leaf (p6) is blank. Errors in foliation: leaves 68 and 94 misnumbered as 67 and 65, respectively; the last three numbered leaves have the following misnumbered sequence: 113, 116, 114. Publisher's device on leaf p5 verso. Initials; side-notes. Bookplate: Burndy Library ... gift of Bern Dibner. Some old ms. notes in margins. Modern half-vellum binding over marbled boards; blank versos of a half-title and t.p. from an unidentified 18th cent. [?] printed book used as front and back paste-downs; binder's title reads: Themistii in libros posteriores Aristotelis, 1499.
Smithsonian Call Number: Q151.A8 T38 1499
ISTC
Goff
Hain-Copinger
GW
Proctor
Polain
UKBYIT00130000-B
T-0130