Borro, Gasparino: Trionfi, sonetti, canzoni e laude della Vergine Maria.

Edited by Tomaso de Cremona, Simone dal Castellacio, and Giovanni Battista Boneto.   With additions by Alessandro Loda.

Brescia:  Angelus Britannicus, 23 Oct. 1498.
4to.   [*4] a-g8 A-D8 E10.   [102] leaves.
ISTC ib01037000;  Goff B1037;  BMC VII 980;  Bod-inc B-485;  GW 4942.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bx.3.1 (see main library entry for this item)
Variant: A1r, line 4:  first word reads “ſacro” not “ſacre” as in GW;  date in colophon on E10v reads “.Mcccclxxxxviii.” as in GW, not “.Mcccclxxxxviij.” as in BMC.
Provenance: Antoine Benjamin Morin d’Hérouville, Danish Consul General at Naples from 1766 to 1771:  lot 1394 at the Morin d’Hérouville sale, London:  Leigh & Sotheby, 9 Mar. 1780.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  purchased by Hunter at the Morin d’Hérouville sale for £1.2.0 according to the annotated BL copy of the Morin d’Hérouville sale catalogue - shelfmark S.C.S. 13(3).
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “O.9.3”.
Binding: Italy, 18th-century vellum;  gold-tooled spine;  red-edged leaves;  decorated paste paper pastedowns;  green silk bookmark.   Size:  199 x 134 mm.
Leaf size: 190 x 128 mm.
Annotations: Guide letters omitted by printer supplied in manuscript;  early manuscript foliation “1” - “98” (occasionally cropped)  beginning at a1r;  initials “P.A.L.” in margins of b6r and g1r;  on E10v “Emi assibus nescio quot”.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting the preliminary leaves [*2-4].

 

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