Ficinus, Marsilius: Epistolae.

Venice:  Matteo Capcasa (di Codeca), for Hieronymus Blondus, 11 Mar. 1495.
Fol.   AA6 a-r8 s4 t-z8 &8 [con]10.   [6], I-CLXXXXVII, [1] leaves.
Woodcut initials;  woodcut borders;  woodcut  devices.
ISTC if00154000;  Goff F154;  BMC V 486;  Bod-inc F-042;  GW 9873.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bh.1.24 (see main library entry for this item)
Variants: AA1r:  title and woodcut device of Blondus are in this copy printed in red;  [con]9v, final two lines:  “Finis Duodeeimi & Vltimi Libri Epiſtolariū Familiariū Mariſilii Ficini Flo-||rentini Deo Gratias. Amen.” - cf. GW Anm.
Provenance: Unidentified owner:  roughly drawn coat of arms depicting a tree - with an unidentified symbol at each side - added in pen-and-ink to the blank shield in the woodcut borders on AA1v and AA6v.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  source unknown.
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmarks “Am.3.20” and “Bq.2.12”.
Binding: 18th-century speckled calf, rebacked in 19th/20th century.   Size:  322 x 218 mm.
Leaf size: 313 x 214 mm.
Annotations: Very occasional marginal annotations (mainly extracting keywords) and underlining in a humanist hand;  18th-century price in pencil “12-6” on AA1r.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

Title-page printed in red in Ficinus, Marsilius: Epistolae