Carcano, Michael de: Sermonarium per quadragesimam de commendatione virtutum et reprobatione vitiorum.

Milan:  Uldericus Scinzenzeler, for Raphael Peragallus, 11 July 1495.
4to.   a-z8 [et]8 [con]8 [rum]8 A-F8 G4 H6.   [266] leaves, the last blank.
ISTC ic00198000;  Goff C198;  BMC VI 770;  GW 6128.

 

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll BD1-d.4 (see main library entry for this item)
Note: H3.4 misbound between G2 and G3.
Provenance: Bernardinus de Pezzis (fl. 1561):  inscription on a1v “1561 d[omi]na Laura uxsor mea B[er]nardinus d[e] pezis mutavit vitam i[n] morte[m] die 15 [decem]bris” followed, in the same hand, by a page of annotations in Italian which include some financial content.
Pandino (Cremona, Lombardy), Confraternity S. Marta:  inscription on recto of front flyleaf “adi i0 [novem]brio i597 hauto dalli disciplini di S. Marta de pandino il medina co[n] il libro della s[an]ta casa Gio: Gerson con il p[rese]nte sermonariu[m]”.
J. Samuel (fl. 1855-1866), bookseller, 41 Great Randolph Street, Camden, London (see William Henry Hodson, 'Hodson’s booksellers, publishers and stationers’ directory for London and country', London:  1855):  sold book to William Euing.
William Euing (1788-1874), insurance broker, Glasgow:  purchased from Samuel 1 May 1858 according to Euing’s pencil acquisition note on a1r “1 5 58 Samuel” together with his inventory number “No 260” and earlier inventory number “102”;  source confirmed in Euing’s acquisitions inventory (MS Euing 49, item 260).
University of Glasgow:  Euing bequest, 1874.
Binding: Scotland, 19th-century blind-tooled calf with bevelled edges;  marbled endpapers;  binder’s ticket “J. Carss & Co., Bookbinders, 31, Argyle Street, Glasgow” on verso of front free endpaper;  early manuscript title “SermonariĆ«” on lower edge of text block;  no evidence preserved of an earlier binding.   Size:  207 x 147 mm.
Leaf size: 201 x 142 mm.
Annotations: Occasional “nota” marks, underlining and pointing hands;  monetary calculations in a 16th-century hand on recto of front flyleaf, together with financial entries in Italian in a later hand relating to Pandino;  marginal annotations in an 18th-century hand on l2r, B8v, C1r;  the same hand has supplied quotations from the Bible or liturgy on a1r “[Christus] lavit nos a peccatis nostris in sanguine suo ...”;  bibliographical reference to P.A. Orlandi, 'Origine e progressi della stampa' (Bologna:  1722) on verso of front flyleaf. Also see provenance above.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting i8 and the blank leaf H6.

Ownership annotations in  Carcano, Michael de: Sermonarium per quadragesimam de commendatione virtutum et reprobatione vitiorum