file TAK/1/6 - Summa Theologica

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Summa Theologica


  • 1270-1300 (Creation)

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Excerpt from Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologica, I Secundae, quaestio xvii, article 1, argument 1, line 21-article 8, argument 1, line 2. Written in England.

First line 1r: puta cu(m) alic(ui) d(icitur) fac h(oc) . p(rimu)m a(utem) moue(n)s i(n) uirib(us) a(n)i(ma)e ad ex(er).
First line 1v: ergo act(us) vo(lunta)tis no(n) imp(er)at(ur) . P(raeterea) si a(liqui)s act(us) vo(lunta)tis imp(er)at(ur) p(ar)i ra(tion)e.


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  • Latin

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Single parchment leaf in double columns, binding marks on verso. Parchment dimensions 358 x 245 mm, total written space 282 x 186 mm, space between columns 14 mm, text columns approx. 85 and 90 mm, 63 lines. The articuli have been marked up with numbers 95-106 in Arabic numerals. Red and blue initials with slight decoration, red marginal notes, black ink. In a fluid early Gothic textualis with frequent abbreviation.

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de Hamel, Christopher. 'Phillipps Fragments in Tokyo,' in The Medieval Book and a Modern Collector: Essays in Honor of Toshiyuki Takamiya, eds. Takami Matsuda, Richard A. Linenthal, and John Scahill. D. S. Brewer & Yushodo Press Ltd.: 2004. Pp. 19-44.

Additional descriptions by Margaret Silvers.

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