Pseudo-Albert the Great, De secretis mulierum

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Pseudo-Albert the Great, De secretis mulierum, with anonymous commentary


1. Pseudo-Albert the Great, De secretis mulierum, with anonymous commentary

f. 1r Albertus de secreta generatione. Homo generat hominem et sol. In qua quidem proportione quantum ad generationes rerum naturalium ... f. 55r ... ut habetur in isto versu omnibus in factis peragendis siue peractis debet proponi deus humane rationi Amen. Et sic est finis huius operis anno domini Moccolxxiiito.



Physical description

1 volume 56 ll. (last bl.). folio. 28 1/2 x 21 cm. Modern stamped calf binding. Written in a semi-current German hand, 39 lines to a page. A few initials, paragraph marks and headings in red.

Acquisition note

Purchased 1922.

Related material

There is a middle 15th cent. copy in the Zürich Library, Car. C. iii. (Cf. Thorndike, Catalogue of Incipits , Col. 300.).

Finding aids

Catalogue description modified in 2014. For original description, see S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).

Location of duplicates

This material has been digitised and can be freely accessed online through Wellcome Collection catalogue.

Ownership note

Library stamp of Karl Haiser on first leaf, and his Ex-libris inside the cover.


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  • 42023