De le morali virtute

Aristotelian work
Date: 1470

Work ref: 141
Multiple work: No
Type: Prose

Author

MORANDI Benedetto
(d. 1478)

Extant versions

Manuscript copies

Genre

Treatise

Related to Aristotle's

Nicomachean Ethics

Branch of Philosophy

Moral Philosophy
—Ethics

Description

The treatise on moral virtues by Benedetto Morandi is conceived as a handy compendium for a young nobleman. The Aristotelian frame of the work is clear as of the beginning of the text, which opens with a definition of virtue perfectly fitting in with Aristotle's teachings.

Manuscript copies

Bologna, BU, It. 2103

Bibliography





Original Record Author
Eugenio Refini
Record Last Updated On
07/03/2013
Record Last Updated By

Citation
Eugenio Refini, ‘De le morali virtute’, in Vernacular Aristotelianism in Renaissance Italy Database (VARIDB)
  <http://vari.warwick.ac.uk/items/show/5035> [accessed 20 November 2017]