London, South Kensington
18 November 2003
AEGIDIUS Columna Romanus (1-1316). In Aristotelis De sophisticis elenchis commentum. Edited by Augustinus de Meschiatis. - AUGUSTINUS DE MESCHIATIS. Quaestio de medio demonstrationis. Venice: Simon de Luere for Andreas Torresanus, de Asula, 24 September 1500.
Super-chancery 2° (305 x 210mm). Gothic type, text diagrams, initial spaces with guide-letter. (Wormtrack in first 2 quires affecting a few letters.) 19th-century half vellum. Provenance: Boschi, Convent of the Holy Cross and All Saints (inscription dated 1578).
SECOND EDITION. Although published 4 months later, the present edition continues the signatures begun in Luere's edition of Aegidius's commentary on Aristotle's Analytica posteriora (18 May 1500). H 141=142; BMC V, 576; GW 7196; Sander 2051; NOT IN GOFF.
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