Quaestiones disputatae de veritate (ed. Johannes Franciscus Venetus).
Analysis of Content
[*1v] Johannes Franciscus Venetus: [Dedicatory letter addressed to] Marcus Barbus, titular Cardinal-priest of St Mark. Incipit: ‘[C]orrigendi mendosos codices . . .’
[*2r] ‘Tabula huius libri'.
[a1r] Thomas Aquinas: Quaestiones disputatae de veritate. Edited by Johannes Franciscus Venetus, as stated in his letter. Leonine XXII (1970-6), I 3–III 872, on this edition I 36* (= Ed2) and 157*–161*; see Torrell 59-69, 334-5.
Imprint: Rome: Arnoldus Pannartz, 20 Jan. 1476. Folio.
Collation: [*4 a–f10.8 g8 h10 i–q10.8 r s8 t v10 x–z A–N8.10 O P8].
Hain: H *1420;
Goff: Goff T‑180;
BMC: BMC IV 62;
Proctor: Pr 3533;
Others: BSB‑Ink T‑246; CIBN T‑151; Michelitsch 95; Sack, Freiburg, 3418; Sheppard 2818.
Copy number: T-151(1)
Gathering [I] bound between gatherings [E] and [F].
Binding: Twentieth-century parchment over pasteboards; imprint information gilt on the spine; marbled pastedowns; green silk bookmark.
Size: 296 × 208 × 80 mm.
Size of leaf: 289 × 200 mm.
On the verso of the old rear endleaf a calculation of gatherings and pages in a contemporary hand in light brown ink. On [*1v] a note in a seventeenth-century Italian hand in brown ink: ‘Editio hec nobilis est et magni facienda'. In the same hand, manuscript foliation 1-344, and folio references added to the table of contents, occasional extraction of key words, and pointing hands.
Provenance: Washed inscription on [a1r]. Unidentified embossed monogram on the verso of the front endleaf: ‘B C', surmounted by a coronet. Cuthbert Hamilton Turner (1860-1930); purchased by Turner from C. E. Rappaport in 1923, for Italian L1500; bookseller's receipt and note on the front endleaf: ‘E libris Cuthberti Hamilton Turner, Oxon: A. S. MCMXXIII'. Donated in 1928 by Turner; see Annual Report of the Curators of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University Gazette, 13 Mar. 1929, 418.
SHELFMARK: Inc. d. I2.1476.1.
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