Merula, Georgius: Enarrationes Satyrarum Juvenalis.
Treviso: Bartholomaeus Confalonerius, [not before May] 1478.
Fol. A4 a-h8 I8 k-o8 p6.  leaves, the first and last blank. Leaf A2 signed “Ai”.
ISTC im00502000; Goff M502; BMC VI 893; Bod-inc M-201.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bf.3.10 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Variant:||p5r, list of contents, line 2: “... ferrero ...” not as in some copies “... feretro ...” - cf. BMC.|
|Bound with:||The second of two incunabula bound together. Bound with: Leonicenus, Omnibonus. In Lucanum commentum. Venice: [Filippo di Pietro], 21 July 1475.|
|Provenance:||Byrchyns (16th/17th century): two heavily deleted inscriptions ‘Liber [...] Byrchyns(?)’ on a1r of first item in volume.
Morne (16th/17th century): ‘Mr Morne’ on a1r of first item in volume.
M. B. (16th/17th century): on p5v is a pen-and-ink device in the shape of a trefoil on a plinth incorporating the letters ‘M’ and ‘B’ and the motto ‘veritas odit moras’ (Seneca).
Leonard Hotchkis (d. 1754), Headmaster of Shrewsbury School: armorial bookplate (Franks 15434) on a1r of first item in volume.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist: source unknown.
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest 1807; Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Av.3.1”.
|Binding:||England, 18th-century calf, covers decorated with a double gold fillet border; gold-tooled red leather title label on spine; sprinkled red-edged leaves; front and rear flyleaves have watermark letters “G R” surrounded by foliage on three sides and surmounted by a crown, all within a circle. Size: 302 x 215 mm.|
|Leaf size:||291 x 202 mm.|
|Annotations:||Marginal annotations in Latin in 16th-century hands in red ink (gathering f) and in black ink (gatherings A and a) - the same hands appear in the first work in the volume; early annotation in Welsh on a6r; some underlining of text and pointing hands; first ten Enarrationes numbered ‘1-10’ in upper margin of rectos; title ‘In Iuvenalem poetam’ on A2r.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting the blank leaves A1 and p6.|