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.  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.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting all after gathering ee.|