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Picus de Mirandula, Johannes



Analysis of Content

[a2r] Picus de Mirandula, Johannes: Apologia. [Introduction.] Incipit: ‘[C]um nuper Romam uenissem pedes summi pontificis Innocentii octaui . . .’ Reproduced from the 1532 edition in Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Apologia propositionum suarum, ed. José V. de Pina Martins (Lisbon, 1963).

[a7r] Picus de Mirandula, Johannes: Apologia. ‘Questio prima de descensu Christi ad inferos'. Incipit: ‘[P]rima conclusio ex propositis a me in disputatione mea quam isti damnauerunt fuit hec. Cristus non ueraliter et quantum ad realem . . . Circa istam conclusionem primo uolo declarare sensum meum . . .’ Johannes Picus, Opera omnia (Basel, 1557; repr. Hildesheim, 1969), 125-237.

[i1r] [List of conclusions.]


Imprint: [Naples: Francesco del Tuppo, after (?) 31 May 1487]. Folio.

Remarks: Pr assigns to [Mathias Moravus]. The date at the end seems to be that of writing rather than that of printing.


Collation: [a8 b–g8.6 h6 i4].

Illustrations: Woodcut initials.


ISTC: ip00635000

Hain: H 13000?;

Goff: Goff P‑635;

BMC: BMC VI 871;

Proctor: Pr 6706;

Others: BSB‑Ink P‑473; Fava–Bresciano 69; Sheppard 5465; Valenziani, ‘Les incunables de Pic de la Mirandole', 336.

LCN: 14074650


Copy number: P-289(1)

Bound with G‑048; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 265 × 185 mm.

Wanting sheet [g3.4], also [a1] and [i4], both blank.

Some marginal notes, mainly extracting key words, summarizing key points, and providing corrections to the text, in an early hand.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q inf. 2.14(6).

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