Boccaccio, Giovanni: Genealogiae deorum.

Additions by Dominicus Silvester.   Add:  De montibus, silvis, fontibus, lacubus, fluminibus, stagnis seu paludibus, de nominibus maris.

Reggio Emilia:  Bartholomaeus and Laurentius de Bruschis, Bottonus, 6 Oct. 1481.
Fol.  [*10] a-i10 K10 l10 m14 n-r10 ſ6 t-x10 y-z8 &8 [con]10 aa6 2aa4 bb-cc10 dd12 ee2 ſt10 ct10 A-C10 D8.   [356] leaves.   Gathering [*] is numbered but not signed.   Gathering & is of eight leaves (&8 is a blank apparently conjugate with &1) - rather than the seven leaves called for by GW, Bod-inc and BMC.   Gathering ee is a single folded sheet inserted between dd11 and dd12.
ISTC ib00751000;  Goff B751;  BMC VII 1085;  Bod-inc B-370;  GW 4476.
Note: At the foot of a5r is a blind impression of the first two lines of type of a4v.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bf.2.20 (see main library entry for this item)
Variant: [*1r], col. 1, line 5:  “... boccacinm ...” not as BMC “... boccacium ...” (cf. GW Anm.)
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 “Aw.2.11”.
Binding: 18th-century speckled calf, covers decorated with a border of triple gold fillets and a blind floral roll with a separate foliate tool at each inner corner;  marbled endpapers;  sprinkled red-edged leaves;  rebacked in 19th/20th century.   Size:  305 x 215 mm.
Leaf size: 294 x 201 mm.
Annotations: 18th-century price in pencil “- 15 -” written below the excised top corner of the front flyleaf.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting all after gathering ee.

Variant reading in Boccaccio, Giovanni: Genealogiae deorum