Dioscorides: De materia medica [Greek].

Add:  Pseudo- Dioscorides:  De venenis, De venenatis animalibus [Greek];  Nicander:  Theriaca;  Alexipharmaca;  Scholia [Greek].

[Venice:  Aldus Manutius, Romanus, post 8 July 1499]
Fol.   *6 α-ο8 π10 Α-Δ8 Ε6 2α10.   [184] leaves,  136 blank.   The signatures in the first gathering are printed as “*”.
ISTC id00260000;  Goff D260;  BMC V 560;  Bod-inc D-103;  GW 8435;  Ahmanson-Murphy 31.

Dated by CIBN.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bh.3.20 (see main library entry for this item)
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 “Al.3.12”.
Binding: 18th-century speckled calf, covers bordered with double gold fillets;  gold-tooled spine;  marbled-edged leaves;  marbled endpapers;  green silk bookmark.   Size:  310 x 212 mm.
Leaf size: 304 x 204 mm.
Annotations: None.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

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