Albertus Magnus: De mysterio missae.

Ulm:  Johann Zainer, 29 May 1473.
Fol.   [14 2-910 1010 (10/7+1) 11-1410].   [135] leaves.
Woodcut outline initials (mainly in the first half of the book);  floral woodcut half border on 2/1r (f.5r).
ISTC ia00287000; GW 700; Goff A287; BMC II 520 (IB. 9108); Bod-inc A-124; CIBN A-125; BSB-Ink A-153.

GIP number: A18
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Be.3.9 (see main library entry for this item)
Note: The single inserted after 10/7 (f.91) is a half leaf with only 17 lines of type on each side.
Bound with: The first of two incunabula bound together.   Bound with:  Thomas Aquinas [pseudo-], De periculis contingentibus circa sacramentum eucharistiae.  [Ulm:  Johann Zainer, 1473].
Provenance: Wiener Neustadt, Austria, S. Ulrich, Augustinian Canons:  inscription in red ink on 1/1r “Iste liber est mo[na]sterij cano[n]icor[um] r[e]g[u]lariu[m] in nouaciuitate”.
Wiener Neustadt, Austria, Pauline Hermits:  faded inscription on 13/5v (f.120v) “Ego Fr. Daniel Gabrouitz(?) ordinis Divi Pauli Primi Eremitae [...] a Neostadio Romani [...] die Mense Nouemb: Anno 1620”.
Frater Daniel Gabrovitz(?) (fl. 1620):  see above.
Louis Jean Gaignat (1697-1768), Secretary to King Louis XV:  Gaignat sale, 1769;  lot 266 in Guillaume de Bure, 'Bibliographie instructive:  supplément ... ou catalogue des livres de feu M. L.J. Gaignat', 2 vols (Paris:  1769).
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  purchased by Hunter at the Gaignat sale through his agent, Jean-Baptiste Dessain, for 9 livres;  see 'Dessain-Hunter correspondence' (University of Glasgow Library, MS Gen. 36, f.25r).
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest, 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Ad.8.22”.
Binding: France, 18th-century red goatskin decorated with triple gold fillets, a small gold fleuron at each corner;  gold-tooled spine;  marbled endpapers;  gilt-edged leaves;  turquoise silk bookmark.   Size:  275 x 196 mm.
Leaf size: 268 x 185 mm.
Annotations: Washed-out two-line annotation in a 16th-century hand in lower margin of 2/1r (f.5r).
Decoration: Woodcut outline initials painted in red;  initials supplied in red in blank initial spaces (mainly in the second half of the book);  capital strokes and paragraph marks supplied in red in quires 1-9.
Imperfections: Inner and top margins of 2/1 (f.5) repaired - with loss of floral woodcut half border on recto.

Monastic ownership inscription in Albertus Magnus: De mysterio missae