Bonaventura, S.: Soliloquium.

Paris: Guy Marchant, partly for Jean Petit, 17 June 1497.
8vo. a-e8 f4. [44] leaves.
ISTC ib00955000; Goff B955; BMC VIII 63 (IA. 39677); GW 4692.

Accession number: E.1939.65.2549
Provenance: Unidentified Dominican house:  faded inscription “ex Co[mmuni] bibliotheca f[ratrum] praed[icatorum]” on a2r.
Unidentified English bookseller (19th century):  extract from a bookseller’s catalogue advertising this copy (item number and price not included) pasted onto front pastedown.
Robert Lyons Scott (1871-1939), shipbuilder and collector of armour, Greenock:  owner;  source unknown.
Glasgow, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum:  R. L. Scott Bequest, 1939;  without a bookplate.
Binding: 16th-century vellum; covers decorated with a double fillet border in blind; manuscript spine title in black ink. Size: 139 x 99 mm.
Leaf size: 138 x 97 mm.
Annotations: First line of incipit on a2r repeated in manuscript “Incipit dialogus” (heavily faded); early foliation “2-43” from a3 onwards.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting a1.

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