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Bod-Inc: O-007

Odonis, Geraldus

Expositio in Aristotelis Ethicam (ed. Gratianus Brixianus).


Analysis of Content

a1v [Register.]

a2r ‘Tituli quaestionum'.

a3v [Alphabetical index.]

2a1v Grati[an]us Brixianus: [Letter addressed to] Franciscus Samson (Nannis), General minister of Franciscans. Incipit: ‘Cogitanti mihi, reuerendissime pater . . .’ Dated Brescia, 1 May.

2a2r Odonis, Geraldus: Expositio in Aristotelis Ethicam. ‘Prologus'.’ Incipit: ‘[Q]uid est virtus scrutamur vt boni efficiamur . . .’

2a5v Odonis, Geraldus: Expositio in Aristotelis Ethicam. Edited by Gratianus Brixianus. ‘Lectio prima'.’ Incipit: ‘[O]mnis ars et omnis doctrina . . .’ See Lohr 24 (1968), 163-5, at 164 no. 1; J. J. Walsh, ‘Some Relationships between Gerard Odo's and John Buridan's Commentaries on Aristotle's Ethics', Franciscan Studies, 35 (1975), 237-75.


Imprint: Brescia: [n. pr.] for Bonifacius de Manerva, 30 Apr. 1482. Folio.

Remarks: On the press see Veneziani, Brescia, 67.


Collation: a8 b10 2a10 2b–g8 h–q10 r s8 t–x10 y z8 [et]10 A–N8 O6.

Remarks: Leaf a2 signed a1, etc.


ISTC: io00028000

Hain: H *11968;

Goff: Goff O‑28;


Proctor: Pr 7048;

Others: BSB‑Ink G‑131; CIBN O‑15; Rhodes 1266; Sack, Freiburg, 1520; Sheppard 5747; Veneziani, Brescia, 44.

LCN: 14539503


Copy number: O-007(1)

Wanting gatherings a and b containing the register and index; also wanting the blank leaf O6.

Leaves O4-5 repaired.

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library. Blue-edged leaves and ‘8' and ‘21' in black ink across the fore-edge.

Size: 302 × 210 × 45 mm.

Size of leaf: 296 × 192 mm.

A few marginal notes, extracting key words, in a humanist hand in red ink. Early manuscript foliation: ‘1-331' in black ink in the upper right-hand corner of the rectos.

Provenance: Listed in the Benefactors' Register I 84 as bought in 1604 with money given by Thomas Bilson (1546/7-1616), Bishop of Winchester; see James, Catalogus (1605), 332.

Former Bodleian shelfmark: M 5.8 [Art]; ‘8' on the fore-edge.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 3.11.

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