Bernardus de Gordonio: Practica, seu Lilium medicinae.

Add:  De ingeniis curandorum morborum.   De regimine acutarum aegritudinum.   De prognosticis.

Ferrara:  Andreas Belfortis, Gallus, 18 May 1486.
Fol.    a-s8 t6 u8 x-z6 [et]6 [con]4.   [186] leaves, the first blank.
ISTC ib00448000;  Goff B448;  BMC VI 604;  GW 4081.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll  Hunterian Dk.2.8 (see main library entry for this item)
Bound with: Second of five works bound together;  bound with:  (1) Averroes, Colliget.  Ferrara:  Laurentius de Rubeis, de Valentia, et socii, 5 Oct. 1482;  (3) Gentilis Fulginas, Consilium contra pestilentiam.  [Padua:  Laurentius Canozius, de Lendenaria, ca. 1475];  (4) Mundinus, Anatomia.  Bologna:  Johannes de Nördlingen and Henricus de Harlem, 20 Jan. 1482;  (5) Arcolani, Giovanni, Practica.  Venice:  Bernardus Vercellensis for Andrea Torresano, 1504.
Provenance: Bernhard Rottendorff, M.D. (fl. 1625), possible owner:  inscription on a1r (title-page) of fifth item in volume “Sum Bernh: Rottendorff Med: D.  M.DC.XXV”.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  source unknown.
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate and book label on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “X.2.4”.
Binding: 17th-century vellum over pasteboards with fore-edge cover extensions;  five spine titles written in ink at head of spine;  red-edged leaves.   Size:  304 x 210 mm.
Leaf size: 294 x 202 mm.
Annotations: Copious marginal annotations in several 15th/16th-century hands, including one which also annotated the first, third and fourth items in the volume;  frequent underlining, “nota” marks and pointing hands.
Decoration: Four-line initial “E” on a2v supplied in pen-and-ink.
Imperfections: Wanting the blank leaf a1.

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