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Summary Catalogue no.: Not in SC (late accession)

Logical treatises; Spain, second half 15th century

Contents

Petrus Hispanus , Summulae logicales
Incipit: Dyalectica est ars artium ⟨et sciencia scienciarum⟩
Explicit: et hec de locis dicta sufficiant

I–V, ed. I. M. Bochenski, Rome, 1947: varies from the printed text

Language(s): Latin
(fol.44)
Treatise on terms
Incipit: Ad ⟨h⟩abendum veram noticiam terminorum
Explicit: homo erit est proposicio contingens

The sections are: suppositiones, amplificationes, apellationes, consequentiae, de copulativis, de exclusivis, de exceptivis, de regulis generalibus. The first ends (fol.52) ‘et sic patet de suposicionibus terminorum in generali et in speciali secundum ordinem magistri Berlingani’.

Language(s): Latin
(fol.64)
Logical treatise
Rubric: Terminus. In quem minor est qui sequitur
Incipit: Quia ignorantes probaciones proposicionum
Explicit: est bona con⟨sequenc⟩ia

The writer quotes ‘Verelinganus in tractatu de exponibilibus’ (fol.66). Fol.70–84v are blank.

Language(s): Latin
(fol.85)
Logical treatise
Rubric: Quaestio de distinctionibus formalitatum
Incipit: Queritur utrum omnis distincio sit realis vel racionalis
Explicit: plorans plorat ploracione
Colophon: Expliciunt formalitates magistri Anthonii Iacobi cui deus suam det gloriam et Arnaldo Guillermo de Petra scriptori studenti Calataiubensi [i.e., at Calatayud in Aragon] indigno.
Colophon: vox turturis audita est
Language(s): Latin
(fol.91)
Treatise on suppositions
Incipit: Ad evidenciam tractatus supposicionum pleniorem
Explicit: tamen multi minus

On fol.103 is a list of ‘controversiae inter Ocam et Scotum’, a sophisma on ‘homo est animal’ and a note on suppositions.

Colophon: vox turturis audita est
Language(s): Latin
(fol.106)
Treatise de principiis
Incipit: In primo libro phisicorum Aristotiles determinat de tribus principiis
Explicit: pertransit equale
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Secundo Folio: significant separate
Form: codex
Support: Paper. Watermarks: wagon with circles and crown cf. Briquet 3547, 8; double circle with star, not identified in Briquet.
Extent: 106 leaves
Dimensions (leaf): 210 × 145 mm.
Dimensions (written): 120–5 × 70–85 mm.
Foliation: contemporary foliation of i–xxxxiiii, l–cx

Collation

1(16) (wants 1), 2(16), 3(12), 4(20), 5(16)(wants 5), 6(16), 7(12) Catchwords.

Layout

20–30 long lines, frame ruling

Hand(s)

Various hands

Decoration

Miniature (pen drawing) pasted in on fol. 1. (P&A i. 890).

Plain red initials.

History

Origin: 15th century, second half ; Spanish

Provenance and Acquisition

Sotheby's 6 Dec. 1954, lot 21.

Record Sources

Typescript description by Bodleian library staff.