Thomas Aquinas: Summa contra gentiles, sive De veritate Catholicae fidei.

Rome:  Arnoldus Pannartz, 20 Sept. 1475.
Fol.   [16 2-1010 118 12-2110 228 23-2410 258 26-2910 308 3112].   [300] leaves, the last blank.
ISTC it00191000;  Goff T191;  Pell 988;  Bod-inc T-161.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll BD7-b.16 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: William Euing (1788-1874), insurance broker, Glasgow:  source unknown;  Euing’s armorial bookplate on front pastedown with his early inventory number “20” in pencil.
University of Glasgow:  presented by Euing in 1872 according to University Library bookplate on front pastedown.
Binding: 19th-century blind-tooled calf;  marbled endpapers;  dark green-edged leaves;  dark green silk bookmark.   Size:  333 x 228 mm.
Leaf size: 325 x 222 mm.
Annotations: Title in ink on 1/1r “San Tomaso d’Aquino. De veritate Catholicę Fidei contra Gentes, Libri IV. Romę 1475” in an 18th/19th-century Italian hand. Slip of paper pasted onto front free endpaper containing Euing's bibliographical references to Santander, Laire, Audiffredi, Dibdin.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting the final blank leaf.

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