Beroaldus, Philippus: Oratio proverbiorum.
Bologna: Benedictus Hectoris, 17 Dec. 1499.
4to. a-c8 d4.  leaves, the last blank.
Woodcut printer’s device on d3v.
ISTC ib00489000; Goff B489; BMC VI 845; Bod-inc B-227; GW 4142.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll BD7-e.7 (see main library entry for this item )|
|Provenance:||Edward Knight (fl. 1857-1874), bookseller, Islington, London: sold book to William Euing.
William Euing (1788-1874), insurance broker, Glasgow: purchased from Knight 13 Nov. 1860 according to Euing’s pencil acquisition note and price code “13.11.60 G/ Kt” together with his inventory number “No. 829” on a1r; source confirmed in Euing’s acquisitions inventory (University of Glasgow Library, MS Euing 49).
University of Glasgow: presented by Euing in 1872 according to University Library bookplate on front pastedown.
|Binding:||Scotland, 19th-century brown calf decorated with double gold and double blind fillets, a small gold fleuron at each corner; gilt spine title; binder’s ticket “Bound by R. Nelson, Glasgow” on front pastedown; partial early title in ink on fore-edge indicating that this was once bound with other works. Size: 208 x 158 mm.|
|Leaf size:||202 x 152 mm.|
|Annotations:||Underlining and one marginal note in an early hand on a3r.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting the blank leaf d4.|