Analysis of Content
A2r Bradwardine, Thomas [pseudo-; Simon Bredon]: Arithmetica speculativa. Edited by Petrus Sanchez Cirvelus. Incipit: ‘[Q]uantitatum alia continua . . .’ A commentary on Boethius, De aritmetica; see Sharpe, Latin Writers, no. 1632.
Imprint: Paris: Guy Marchant, Feb. 1495. 4°.
Collation: A B8.
Illustrations: Six woodcuts.
GW: GW 5003;
Hain: C 1231 = 1232;
Goff: Goff B‑1071;
BMC: BMC VIII 61;
Proctor: Pr 7998;
Others: CIBN B‑753; Hillard 481; Oates 2960; Sack, Freiburg, 799; Sheppard 6221.
Copy number: B-502(1)
1. MS: Julian of Toledo, Liber pronosticarum futuri seculi (English, early fifteenth century);
2. Johannes Huswirt, Enchiridion novus algorismi. Cologne: Heinrich Quentell, 1504.
Wanting leaves A1 and B8 (with five woodcuts).
Leaves A8, B1 and A2-7 bound as fols 29-36 between b4 and c1 of item 2; B2-7 bound as fols 47-52 after d4 of item 2. A8 and B1 bound before A2.
Binding: Bound in paper boards, covered with parchment leaves from a fifteenth-century antiphonary with two gold initials on a blue and red ground.
Size: 215 × 145 × 10 mm.
Size of leaf: 202 × 138 mm.
Early marginal notes.
Provenance: Probably acquired between 1613 and 1620, see SC 2003.
Former Bodleian shelfmark: Th. 4° T.4.
SHELFMARK: MS. Bodl. 476(3).
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