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Paulus Venetus

Summa Naturalium.


Analysis of Content

a2r Paulus Venetus: [Summa Naturalium. Prologue.] Incipit: ‘[P]lurimorum astrictus precibus quorum pridem mee introductionis eloquium . . .’ See Lohr 28 (1972), 314-20 no. 5; Perreiah 45 no. 19.

a2r Paulus Venetus: [Summa Naturalium.] ‘Liber Physicorum'. Incipit: ‘[S]eruando igitur ordinem quem nunc seruare promisi . . .’

e6v Paulus Venetus: [Summa Naturalium.] ‘Liber de celo et mundo'. Incipit: ‘[F]inita parte prima in qua de motu agitur . . .’

h5v Paulus Venetus: [Summa Naturalium.] ‘Liber de generatione et corruptione'. Incipit: ‘[T]ractaturi de generatione et corruptione elementorum . . .’

k1r Paulus Venetus: [Summa Naturalium.] ‘Liber Methaurorum'. Incipit: ‘[N]ecesse est mundum hunc inferiorem esse . . .’

m7v Paulus Venetus: [Summa Naturalium.] ‘Liber de anima'. Incipit: ‘[Q]uoniam scientia de anima est de numero bonorum honorabilium . . .’

q10v [First colophon.]

2q1r Paulus Venetus: [Summa Naturalium.] ‘Liber metaphysice'. Incipit: ‘[N]aturalium vltima pars difficultates metaphysicas . . .’

y7v [Second colophon.]

y8r ‘Tabula cartarum'.

[*1r] ‘Tabula'.


Imprint: Venice: Johannes de Colonia and Johannes Manthen, 1476. Folio.


Collation: a10 b–h8 i I k–q10 2q r s8 t u10 x y [*]8.

Remarks: Gathering [*] numbered but not signed.


ISTC: ip00210000

Hain: HC *12515;

Goff: Goff P‑210;

BMC: BMC V 227;

Proctor: Pr 4310;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑104; CIBN P‑84; Rhodes 1328; Sack, Freiburg, 2688; Sheppard 3477.

LCN: 14467307


Copy number: P-068(1)

Wanting the blank leaf [*8].

Binding: Nineteenth-century half green morocco over marbled pasteboards; green-edged leaves and pink pastedowns.

Size: 309 × 215 × 40 mm.

Size of leaf: 301 × 203 mm.

Provenance: Dimitrij Petrovich, Count Boutourlin (1763-1829); shelfmark no. 154, see Catalogue (1831); not identified in the sale catalogues; purchased for £1. 11. 6; see Books Purchased (1841), 30.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 4.42.

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