Materia Tentaminis Ex Universa Logica Et Metaphysica,
Quod josephus s.r.i. comes de thun, domi paternae coram illustrissimus, ac literatissimis auditoribus subibit die 21 septembris. hora 1.a pomeridiana mdcclxxxii.
8vo. 4.75 x 7.75 inches. 59 pp. All text in Latin. In early brown marbled paper wrapper, with ink no. on front. Date and time part of lower title in ink. Parish stamp on title page. A very good copy. Decorated by title page vignette. Philosophical questions and positions published in Vienna in 1782. The first part concerned with logic, covers law, reasoning and scientific method; the second part, from metaphysics, covers ontology, cosmology, psychology, or the study of the human mind ('psychologia') and natural theology. The work appears to be a type of dissertation submitted at a stated time and date. A very scarce title
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