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Bod-Inc: P-234

Petrus Mantuanus

Logica, et al. (ed. Johannes Maria Mapellus).


Analysis of Content

A1r [Title-page.]

A2r Petrus Mantuanus: Logica. The whole volume is edited by Johannes Maria Mapellus, as stated in the colophon. Incipit: ‘[D]icemus primo quod suppositio est statio termini . . .’ Explicit: platoni quod non obediat sibi etc. See C. Vasoli, ‘Pietro degli Alboini da Mantova e un'epistola di Coluccio Salutati', Rinascimento, ser. II, 3 (1963), 3-21; A. Maierù, ‘Il problema del significato nella “logica” di Pietro di Mantova', in Antiqui und Moderni. Traditionsbewusstsein und Fortschrittsbewusstsein im späten Mittelalter, ed. A. Zimmermann, Miscellanea Mediaevalia, 9 (Berlin and New York, 1974), 155-70; Th. E. James, ‘Peter Alboini of Mantua: Philosopher-Humanist', Journal of the History of Philosophy, 12 (1974), 161-70.

H2v Petrus Mantuanus: De instanti. Incipit: ‘[D]icemus primo naturaliter loquentes quod sola forma secundum se . . .’ Explicit: mouebitur sicut prius ostendebatur. Et sic nunc de ista materia sufficiat See Thorndike–Kibre 414 and Vasoli.

I2v [Author's colophon.]

I3r Offredus, Apollinaris: De primo et ultimo instanti in defensionem communis opinionis adversus Petrum Mantuanum. Incipit: ‘  “[D]icemus naturaliter” etc. Primo magister notanter dicit naturaliter loquentes . . .’ Explicit: Quantum ad secundum[?] principale aduertendum primo See Thorndike–Kibre 1106 where the authorship is tentatively assigned to Giovanni Marliani.

L5v [Colophon.]


Imprint: [Venice]: Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 21 Apr. 1492. 4°.


Collation: A–K8 L6.

Types: Types: 130 G; 62 G.

Leaves: 86 leaves.

Line number: 59 lines and headline (A5r). 2 columns.

Type area: Type area: 183 (190) ×132 mm (A5r).

Illustrations: Woodcut initials; device B.


ISTC: ip00500000

Hain: H *12855;

Goff: Goff P‑500;

Proctor: Pr 5033 (Offredus only);

Others: CIBN P‑245; Hillard 1575; Sack, Freiburg, 2810; Sheppard 4190.

LCN: 14489134


Copy number: P-234(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; yellow-edged leaves.

Size: 222 × 168 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 215 × 154 mm.

Provenance: Acquired by 1605; see James, Catalogus (1605), 356 (C 8.7 Art.)

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 5.1.

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