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Bod-Inc: A-493

Auctoritates Aristotelis


Analysis of Content

[a2r] ‘Prologus de propositionibus uniuersalibus Aristotilis.’ Les Auctoritates Aristotelis, ed. Hamesse, 45-6. Prologue of the first recension of the textual group of the Auctoritates Aristotelis which bears the title Propositiones universales. On the characteristic features of this group see Les Auctoritates Aristotelis, ed. Hamesse, 45-6.

[a2r] ‘Propositiones uniuersales Ar[istotelis]'. Les Auctoritates Aristotelis, ed. Hamesse, 115-334 (not this recension). See also Gilmont, ‘Édition critique et support du texte', 283-94. With ascriptions in the headings.

[k5v] [Table of contents.]


Imprint: [Treviso: Michael Manzolus, c.1476]. 4°.

Remarks: IGI originally assigned to [Padua: Petrus Maufer, c.1475] and Polain to [Vicenza: Philippus Albinus].


Collation: [a–k8].


ISTC: ia01199000

GW: GW 2833 (Anm.);

Hain: HC, Addenda, 13413 (var.);

Goff: Goff A‑1199;

BMC: BMC VI 887 (var.);

Proctor: not in Pr;

Others: BSB‑Ink A‑828; CIBN A‑655; Polain 3259; Rhodes 184; Rhodes, Treviso, no. 35; Sheppard 5502.

LCN: 14338689


Copy number: A-493(1)

State as GW Anm.

Wanting the blank leaf [a1].

Binding: Parchment.

Size: 209 × 150 × 27 mm.

Size of leaf: 201 × 143 mm.

On [a2r] ‘Interea superos suplex felicioris annis succedant nobis teneriora cuncta precor'. Marginal notes and corrections in various early hands.

Initials are supplied in red or blue.

Provenance: Christoforus de Bonettis (fifteenth/sixteenth century); inscription inside upper board: ‘Ex libris Christofori de Bonettis'. Antonius Platus (sixteenth century?); on [a2r] a faded note: ‘Antonii Plati I[uris] V[triusque] D[octoris] Archip[res]b[yte]r'. C. H. J. Vermehren (1816-1892); on the endleaf: 'C. H. Vermehren, Güstrow 1857'; armorial stamp on verso. George Dunn (1865-1912), 1903; printed label; sale, part 3 (1917), lot 1827. Purchased in 1917 for £6. 10. 0.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: Inc. e. I99.5.

SHELFMARK: Inc. e. I10.2.

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