[Canon medicinae. Liber I-V] / [Avicenna].

  • Avicenna, 980-1037.
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Online resources

  • Copy 1; MEI 02128921 Material Evidence in Incunabula database: View resource

About this work

Also known as

Qānūn fī al-ṭibb. Book 1-5. Latin


Imp̃ss[us] Uenetijs : Impensis ac ingenio magistri Petri Maufer Gallic et socio[rum], [1486]

Physical description

1,000 unnumbered pages ; (4to)

References note

Goff A-1422
GW 3120
Poynter 105
Klebs 131.9
St A1267


Title from Goff; imprint from colophon of book 5
Translated by Gerardus Cremonensis
Signatures: a-h⁸ i-k⁶ 2a-2i⁸ 2k⁶ A-Z⁸ AB⁸ 2A-2L⁸ 2M-2N⁶ 2O⁴ 2a-2d⁸ 2e*10 2f⁸
Incipits printed in red; text printed in double columns
Also contains De viribus cordis translated by A. de Villanova
Copy 1. Incomplete: comprises Books IV and V and De viribus cordis only. The last leaf is blank; that of all other recorded copies has a short Register printed on it. Some early MS. marginal notes. From the Kurt Wolff collection, Frankfort, 1926.



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