Andreae, Antonius: Quaestiones super XII libros Metaphysicae Aristotelis.

Edited by Lucas de Subereto.

Venice:  Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 23 Aug. 1487.
Fol.   A-B8 C-F6 G8 H6 I8.   [62] leaves, the first and last blank.
Woodcut initials.
ISTC ia00583000;  Goff A583;  BMC V 436;  GW 1661. 

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll BC2-x.15 (see main library entry for this item)
Variant: Copies occur both with and without Scotus’s device below the register on I7v;  this copy is without the device.
Provenance: Albergotti (18th century), Tuscan family:  “Albergotti” in pencil on front pastedown.
Sir William Hamilton (1788-1856), Professor of Logic and Metaphysics, University of Edinburgh:  source unknown.
University of Glasgow:  Hamilton collection donation, 1878.
Binding: Italy, 18th-century half vellum, paper-covered pasteboards (washed in yellow);  endpapers also with yellow wash;  manuscript spine title;  partial manuscript title on fore-edge;  flyleaves have watermark initials "A M F".  Size:  318 x 222 mm.
Leaf size: 304 x 214 mm.
Annotations: Few marginal annotations in brown ink in a 16th-century hand in gathering A;  each Quaestio numbered in margin in black ink in a later hand;  underlining in dull crimson ink throughout;  19th-century price in pencil on front free endpaper “1-7-0”;  leaves foliated in pencil “86” - “146” (excluding final blank) - indicating that this work had once been bound with another or other works;  later ink pagination;  brief notes on the author by Sir William Hamilton on A1v and on front flyleaf.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

 

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