Livius, Titus: Historiae Romanae decades.
Edited by Lucas Porrus. Add: Lucius Annaeus Florus: Epitome.
Treviso: Johannes Rubeus Vercellensis, 1482.
Fol. a10 b-q8 r6 aa-mm8 nn-oo6 A-K8 L6.  leaves, 1, 136, 330 blank.
ISTC il00243000; Goff L243; BMC VI 896; Bod-inc L-121.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bf.1.14 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Provenance:||Frater Georgius (17th century): partially obliterated inscription on a2r “Usui fratris Georgij [...] 1610(?)”
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist: source unknown.
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest 1807; Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Ai.2.5”.
|Binding:||18th-century gold-tooled red morocco, covers decorated with a floral roll and an anthemion roll to a two panel design, with separate ornaments at the inner corners of the panels; gold-tooled spine; marbled endpapers; gauffered gilt-edged leaves; three silk bookmarks (pink, green, and blue); front and rear flyleaves have watermark of a shield containing a bird and two flower-heads(?). Size: 336 x 235 mm.|
|Leaf size:||323 x 224 mm.|
|Annotations:||Occasional marginal annotations in a 16th/17th-century hand; misprinted signatures p4 (“qpiiii”), q4 (“piiii”), A4 (“Biiii”) corrected by hand.|
|Decoration:||Woodcut initials pasted into initial spaces in several instances (e.g. initial “M” on aa1v).|
|Imperfections:||Wanting the blank leaves a1 and L6.|