Photostats of Aristotle manuscripts

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Facs. d. 55-7
  • Dates of Creation
      photostats of 10th, 13th and 14th century originals
  • Language of Material
      Ancient Greek (to 1453).
  • Physical Description
      3 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Photostats of Aristotle manuscripts:

  • Paris B.N. grec 1853 fols. 106v-129, 10th century
  • Vatican gr. 1027, fols. 180r-211r, 14th century
  • Vatican gr. 253, fols. 54v-82r, 13th century

Administrative / Biographical History

Aristotle (384-322 BC) was a Greek philosopher.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Given to the Library in 1938.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.