Thomas Aquinas: Expositio in libros Posteriorum Aristotelis et in De interpretatione.

Add:  Thomas Aquinas:  De fallaciis.

Venice:  Guilelmus Anima Mia, Tridinensis, 16 Nov. 1489.
Fol.   a-d6 e4 A-H6 I-K8.   [92] leaves, the last blank.
ISTC it00254000;  Goff T254;  BMC V 411.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll BC12-y.17 (see main library entry for this item)
Bound with: The fifth of five works bound together.   Bound with:  (1) Johannes XXI, Pont. Max., Textus Summularum Petri Hispani.  Leipzig:  Wolfgang Stoeckel, 1505;  (2) Tartaretus, Petrus, Expositio in Summulas Petri Hispani.  [Basel:  Johannes Froben, 1514?];  (3) Tartaretus, Petrus, Commentarii in Isagogas Porphyrii et libros logicorum Aristotelis.  [Basel:  Johann Froben, 1514?];  (4) Tartaretus, Petrus, Commentarii in libros philosophie naturalis et metaphysice Aristotelis.  Basel:  Johannes Froben, 1514.
Provenance: Sir William Hamilton (1788-1856), Professor of Logic and Metaphysics, University of Edinburgh:  source unknown.
University of Glasgow:  Hamilton collection donation, 1878.
Binding: Germany, 16th-century, blind-stamped half pigskin over bevelled wooden boards, the leather decorated with a foliate roll and a roll with four biblical figures and accompanying legends:  King David with his harp “NON DABIS SANCTVM”, Christ with orb “DATA EST MIHI OMNES PO”, St John the Baptist with lamb and banner “ECCE AGNVS DEI QVI TOLL”, and the Virgin and child with a legend in Hebrew;  evidence of two clasps (both now lost);  red leather spine labels with gilt titles added later;  several coloured paper tabs (yellow and blue) throughout the volume.   Size:  302 x 212 mm.
Leaf size: 290 x 202 mm.
Annotations: Title “Perihe[r]menias” in an early hand on a1r;  Lectio numbers “prima” to “xij” lightly scored through in dull red ink in gatherings a and b;  underlining in dull red ink ink on b5v, b6r, A1r and A5r;  listing of the volume’s contents and bibliographical notes by Sir William Hamilton on front flyleaf.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting the blank leaf K8.

 

Binding of Thomas Aquinas: Expositio in libros Posteriorum Aristotelis et in De interpretatione