March 21, 2019 10:00 AM PDT Gallery


1513 Manuscript

Manuscript 1513: Questions Morales Magistri Petri Tatareti in octo capita distincter quam doctissime ab codem disputute atique discusse nec seginter an notate: atque nouiter emendate sicut legenti patebit, by Pierre Tataret, Published by pierre Gaudoul in 1513, probably in Paris. This is the amended first edition of Pierre Tataret's discussion of Aristotle's Nichomachan Ethics.  The cover has been replaced with a 15th Century page from a dutch book of hours and the front flyleaves and last pages of the index are missing.  Superb woodcut illustrations include title page with Virgin and Child in a ship.  Dimensions: 5 3/4 by 4 by 3/8 inches.  Processing and shipping in the continental U.S. $25.00 plus 1.5% replacement insurance cost.   


Cover has been replaced, and there is insect damage and a small hole in the front is piece, which also slightly abraded.  Pages have some minor folds and finger marks.  The last part of illustration of "Prestre Ichan" is missing. Witherell's strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherell's. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions. Please be advised that we do not furnish packing materials nor porters for pick up.


Estimate: $500 - $1,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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