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Bod-Inc: D-172

Duns Scotus, Johannes

Quaestiones in primum librum Sententiarum. Opus Oxoniense (ed. Antonius Trombetta).


Analysis of Content

[a1r] [Duns Scotus, Johannes: Questiones in primum librum Sententiarum. Opus Oxoniense 1.] Edited by Antonius Trombetta, as stated in the colophon. see D‑166. Begins with quaestio 1 of the Prologus, rather than with commentary on the introduction to the prologue.

[A10r] [Colophon.]

[A10v] [Table of contents.]


Imprint: Venice: [Printer of Duns Scotus, ‘Quaestiones', for] Antonius Bononiensis and Christophorus Bellapiera, 19 Nov. 1472. Folio.


Collation: [a–l10 m n12 o–r10 s12 t–z10 A12].


ISTC: id00375000

GW: GW 9080;

Hain: H *6423;

Goff: Goff D‑375;

BMC: BMC V 212;

Proctor: Pr 4233;

Others: BSB‑Ink D‑301; Sheppard 3404.

LCN: 14341662


Copy number: D-172(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [A12].

Binding: Nineteenth-century English blind-tooled calf, for the Bodleian Library.

Size: 338 × 244 × 57 mm.

Size of leaf: 328 × 227 mm.

Early marginal notes and corrections to the text.

On [a1r] a six-line initial ‘U' is supplied in maroon with curling acanthus scrolling in white and pink, on a green and gold ground, with gold filigree decoration, and with foliate extensions into the upper margin in blue, green, and maroon with gold dots. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue. Running numbers for ‘distinctio' and ‘quaestio' supplied in early black ink. Book-plate coloured in red, blue, green, and yellow. Manuscript title in lower margin of [a1r] in a seventeenth-century(?) hand. Abbreviated title upside down across the fore-edge in an early hand.

Provenance: Paul von Oberstain (fl. 1528); armorial woodcut book-plate, with printed superscription; see Leiningen-Westerburg, 147, 344. Purchased for £1. 16. 0; see Books Purchased (1851), 20.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 1.25.

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