Philosophia rationalis sive logica, centum assertiones comprehensa et publica disputationi in celeberrimo & antiquissimo Collegio Can. Reg. S. August. Congregat. Lateranensis ad Beatiss. Virg. Mariam in Rottenbuech. ...

Augsburg, Sturmin, 1695.

8vo, pp. [viii], 96, with engraved frontispiece portraying SS. Primus and Felicianus, by; woodcut head- and tailpieces and initials; small paper flaw to last leaf of prelims not affecting text, occasional marginal staining, but otherwise clean and crisp throughout; in contemporary coloured pastepaper wrappers; some loss to spine, but still an attractive copy.

£285

Approximately:
US $369€315

Add to basket Make an enquiry

Added to your basket:
Philosophia rationalis sive logica, centum assertiones comprehensa et publica disputationi in celeberrimo & antiquissimo Collegio Can. Reg. S. August. Congregat. Lateranensis ad Beatiss. Virg. Mariam in Rottenbuech. ...

Checkout now

A good copy of this rare dissertation from the Augustinian college at Rottenbuch in Bavaria, attempting to reduce logic (the science of reasoning) to one hundred numbered paragraphs. Describing the function and limits of logic, the authors, both Austin canons at Rottenbuch, explain the use of syllogisms, the relationship of logic to epistemology, the theory of universals, necessity and contingency, and more.

Outside Germany, OCLC records just one copy, at Cambridge.

You may also be interested in...

HULME, Frederick Edward.

Natural History Lore and Legend, being some few Examples of quaint and by-gone Beliefs gathered in from divers Authorities, ancient and mediaeval, of varying Degrees of Reliability.

First edition. An artist and amateur botanist, F. Edward Hulme (1841 – 1909) is remembered for a variety of works on natural history, the most extensive being his Familiar Wild Flowers, which appeared in eight volumes from 1878 until his death (a ninth volume was published posthumously). He served as drawing master at Marlborough, and from 1885 as Professor of Geometrical Drawing at King’s College London. As a study of historic botanical literature, Natural History Lore and Legend precedes the work of Wilfrid Blunt, a fellow drawing master and pupil of Marlborough College.

Read more

POMET, Pierre, LEMERY, and Joseph Pitton de TOURNEFORT.

A compleat History of Druggs, written in French … to which is added, what is further observable on the same Subject … divided into three Classes, vegetable, animal, and mineral, with their Use in Physick, Chymistry, Pharmacy, and several other Arts, illustrated with above four hundred Copper Cutts, curiously done from the Life, and an Explanation of their different Names, Places of Growth, and Countries from whence they are brought, the Way to know the True from the False, their Vitrues, &c., a Work fo very great Use and Curiosity, done into English from the Originals, the second Edition.

Second English edition of Pomet’s Histoire générale des drogues. Among the most complete pharmacopoeias of the period, the Compleat History of Druggs is expanded from the work of Pierre Pomet (1658 – 1699), chief druggist to Louis XIV. Copiously illustrated with copper plates, the History describes the uses of botanical, animal, and mineral materials, including Lemery’s catalogue of seeds ‘lately brought back from the American islands’ and accounts of the preparation of tobacco and sugar.

Read more