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Andreae, Antonius

Quaestiones in XII libros Metaphysicae Aristotelis.


Analysis of Content

[a1r] Andreae, Antonius: Quaestiones [super XII libros Metaphysicae Aristotelis, prologue]. Edited by Franciscus de Neritono. Incipit: ‘  “[G]irum celi circuiui sola” Ecclesiastici xxiiii [Eccl 24,8]. Secundum doctrinam Aristotelis et eum communiter sequentium scientia methaphisice, que theologia philosophorum et sapientia nominatur . . .’ See C. Bérubé, ‘Antoine André, témoin et interprète de Scot', Antonianum, 54 (1979), 386-446; G. Pini, ‘Per una lettura scotista della Metafisica di Aristotele: l’Expositio in libros Metaphysicorum di Antonio Andrea', Documenti e studi sulla tradizione filosofica medievali, 2/2 (1991), 529-86.

[a1r] Andreae, Antonius: Quaestiones [super XII libros Metaphysicae Aristotelis]. Edited by Franciscus de Neritono. Incipit: ‘[Q]via secundum doctrinam Aristotelis in primo Posteriorum noticia subiecti presupponitur toti scientie, nam de subiecto oportet presupponere, quia est et quid est, id circo ad expositionem libri Methaphisice manum extendens, confidens de domini bonitate, de subiecto methaphisice talem profero questionem: [U]trum ens simpliciter sumptum, quod est commune deo et creature, sit scientie methaphisice subiectum . . .’

[l6v] [Colophon with note on editor.]


Imprint: [Venice: Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn and Nicolaus de Frankfordia, c.1473-7]. Folio.


Collation: [a8 b10 c–i8 k l6].


ISTC: ia00579000

GW: GW 1656;

Hain: H 973; R 380;

Goff: Goff A‑579;

Proctor: Pr 4169;

Others: Accurti I 124; CIBN A‑317; Rhodes 79; Sack, Freiburg, 152; Sheppard 3337.

LCN: 14425619


Copy number: A-245(1)

Wanting [b10], presumably blank.

Binding: Eighteenth/nineteenth-century marbled pasteboards, covered with paper imitating parchment.

Size: 303 × 224 × 24 mm.

Size of leaf: 293 × 209 mm.

Printing errors corrected by two early hands in gatherings [a]–[c], some early marginal notes, mainly by the same hands.

Provenance: Würzburg, Bavaria, Conventual Franciscans, Inventio crucis/Sancta crux; note of title and ownership on [a1r]: ‘Fr[atru]m Min[orum] Conuentual[ium] Herbip[olensis]'. Old number ‘536'. Sotheby's sale (3 May 1832), lot 205. Purchased for £0. 16. 0; see Library Bills (1828-32), no. 364; Books Purchased (1832), 1.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Auct. 1Q extra 2.15.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 1Q 2.30.

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