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'Prima Secundæ diui Thomæ [Aquinatis]...'

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MS. e Mus. 183
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'Prima Secundæ diui Thomæ [Aquinatis], quam quarto Nonas Iunij interprętandam suscepit eruditissimus magister frater Petrus à Sotomaior anno 1563', a Latin commentary on quaestiones 1-21, 49-94 of the Prima Secundae of the Summa Theologica. Some leaves are lost after fol. 251 (quaestt. 84-9), and at the end (in quaest. 94). The author was a professor at Salamanca.


  • Creation: Written in or soon after 1563 in Spain


274 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. e Mus. 183, fols. 1-2]

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MS. e Mus. 183

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18218


'Prima Secundæ diui Thomæ [Aquinatis]...'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 3606

Custodial History

Manuscript acquired by the Bodleian Library (140)

'Fr. Ambrosio de Lucena natural de Aguilar' owned the book about A.D. 1600.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by sir John Birkenhead, who gave MS. e Mus. 211 and 156 in 1656: it was apparently acquired between 1655 and 1660.

Physical Facet

On paper, imperfect


8 5/8 × 6 3/8 in.

'Prima Secundæ diui Thomæ [Aquinatis]...'
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