Arnoldus de Villa Nova: De arte cognoscendi venena.

Valascus de Tarenta:  De epidemia et peste.   Petrus de Abano:  De venenis eorumque remediis.   Matthaeus Silvaticus:  De lapide begaar ex pandectis.

Mantua:  [Johannes Vurster and Johannes Baumeister], 1473.
4to.   [1-28 310 4-58].   [42] leaves, leaf 17 blank.
ISTC ia01065900;  Goff A1067;  BMC VII 929;  Bod-inc A-433;  GW 2522.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bw.3.22 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  source unknown.
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest, 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Ar.6.7”.
Binding: 18th-century speckled calf, decorated with a blind-roll border within double gold fillets;  rebacked in plain calf with black leather title label.   Size:  242 x 172 mm.
Leaf size: 235 x 168 mm.
Annotations: Leaves foliated in ink in an early hand: “1-10”, “12-25”;  traces of early manuscript signatures;  early marginal annotations on 4/1r (f.27r) and 5/4v (f.38v);  pointing hand on 3/10v (f.26v).
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting gatherings 1 and 2 (which contain the 'De arte cognoscendi venena' of Arnoldus de Villa Nova and the 'De epidemia et peste' of Valascus de Tarenta), 4/2 (f.28) and the blank 3/1 (f.17).

Annotations in Arnoldus de Villa Nova: De arte cognoscendi venena