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Matthew Bossulus: Institutiones Dialecticae

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8960

Scope and Contents

An unpublished volume on dialectics, containing two treatises, 'Matt[haei] Bossuli historici Regii Institu[ti]ones Dialecticae, quibus omnis disserendi doctrina pluribus libris ab Ar[istote]le descripta complectitur. In prima Becodiana ab eodem dictata. Anno 1584' and 'Scholia in Matt[haei] Bossuli Institutiones Dialecticas ab eodem dictata'.


  • Creation: 1584


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Purchased 1993


Bossulus appears in 'Nouvelle Biographie Générale', 1852-66, VI, pp.829-830, where this manuscript, then belonging to M. Villenave, is mentioned
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