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Commolet, Jacques, 1548-1621


Biographical Note

Jacques Commolet entered the Parisian novitiate around 1565, and served as Superior and Vice-Provincial of the Professed House in Paris. Having called for the assassination of Henri IV, Commolet was denounced by Antoine Arnauld in Plaidoye de M. Antoine Arnauld, advocat en Parlement, pour l'universite de Paris, demanderesse, contre les jesuites defendeurs (1594). See Bibliothèque de la Compagnie de Jésus, t. II, columns 1351-1352.

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Jacobi Comoleti philosophi In universam dialecticam annotationes: manuscript


Course of lectures on Aristotelian logic and the Institutiones of Saint Porphyry, itself a commentary on Aristotle. Bound volume of 259 leaves; written in Chancery hand, in brown ink. Pages ruled in red. Caption title on leaf A1r reads: Jacobi Comoleti philosophi In commersam dialecticam annotationes. Dated 4th October 1573 in margin of leaf A1r. Inscription on front pastedown reads: Commentaire manuscript par Jacob Comoleti philosophe sur la dialectique d'Aristote, octobre 1573.

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Dates: 1573 October 4