Aquinas on the Metaphysics of Aristotle
Type: Leaves & Fragments
St. Thomas Aquinas, Commentary on Aristotle’s Metaphysics. Single folio on vellum. Southern France, ca. 1280: 290 mm x 197 mm (justification, 263 mm x 160 mm). Double column, 54 lines. Ruled in plummet. Unfoliated and undecorated. Text: The edition cited here is, Sancti Thomae Aquinatis Opera Omnia, vol. 20 (Parma, 1866), vol. 3 of the Commmentaria on Aristotle, at this link: https://books.google.com/books?id=sQI2AQAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false. The contents are: Book IV, lectio 1 (p. 342, col. b, line 41 causas substantiarum) … Book IV, lectio 3 (p. 347, col. a, line 36 sed unum quod cum). Condition: a pastedown and therefore in worn condition, thought nearly all legible; cut down close to the textblock on all sides, and missing a corner which has been augmented by a repair of tissue paper. Many scribbles and annotations. This is not a text one finds everyday.