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Metaphisicae synopsis, Pneumatologicae mantisses, and Introductio ad ethicam

 Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: MS B154


Book: philosophy (student's texts?)


  • Creation: 1725


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1 volume : Binding: Dark brown calf: blind double-rule round margins, and blind diced triangular ornaments (resembling "bunch of grapes") in corners. Front board centre-stamped in blind "T [flower] S." [Perhaps lacks the 2nd half of MS rather than merely a board?] Pagination: [A] (1) 2-47 47-54 54-59 [60-62]; [B] 1-30; [C] 1-31 [32-34] (apparently paged by scribe). [A, B, C used by cataloger to distinguish sets of paginations (each corresponding to a tract)]. Ornamentation: Shaped colophons on A59 and C31. Initial on black ink background B1. Crown on C35. Material: Paper. ; 10.5 x 16.5 cm

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Scope and Contents

[A] Metaphisicae Synopsis. pages 3-60. [B] Pneumatologicae Mantisses. pages 1-30. [C) Introductio ad Ethicam. pages 1-31. Colophons: A59: "...naturis designatur scientia 1725. [Greek: Telos tes Metaphusiches.] Finis Metaphisicae Jan: 12mo die 1725. T." B30 "Occidit miseros crambe repetita magistros. Finis Pneumaticae. Jan: 29 A:D: 1725." C31 "Finis Ethicae. Feb 3io die 1725. [Greek: Archen] qui dederat, et ille dedit [Greek: Telos]. Archen qui dederat dedit Ille Telos."

Physical Location

MS B154

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Custodial History

1. Stark, Thomas, 1725 (Ex libris p. A61.). 2. Stark, John, 1766. (Ex libris p. A61.)

Guide to the Thomas Stark Philosophical Notes
Metaphisicae synopsis, Pneumatologicae mantisses, and Introductio ad ethicam
Finding aid prepared by alh, 1986; revised by ksc, 2006 Finding aid encoded by skt, 2006
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Thomas Stark Philosophical Notes, Department of Special Collections, MS B154, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

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