Carcano, Michael de: Sermonarium de peccatis per adventum et per duas quadragesimas.
Venice: Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn, and Nicolaus de Frankfordia, 1476.
Fol. & 4to. Part I: [*2] a-y10 1-410 5-78.  leaves. Part II: [†2] A10 B-P8 Q-R10 S8 T10.  leaves, the first and last blank.
ISTC ic00194000; Goff C194; BMC V 193; Bod-inc C-086; GW 6129.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian By.3.25 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Note:||In Part I gatherings “1” and “2” are transposed.|
|Provenance:||Johannes (16th century), Franciscan monk of Metz: inscription on T9v “Ad usu[m] fr[at]ris Jo. met[is] deuido or[din]is mi[n]or[um]”; a similar inscription on a1r written over an earlier provenance inscription.
Unidentified owner (16th century): unread ownership inscription on [*1r] written over an earlier inscription.
Louis Jean Gaignat (1697-1768), Secretary to King Louis XV: Gaignat sale, 1769; lot 349 in Guillaume de Bure, 'Bibliographie instructive: supplément ... ou catalogue des livres de feu M. L.J. Gaignat', 2 vols (Paris: 1769).
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist: purchased by Hunter at the Gaignat sale through his agent, Jean-Baptiste Dessain, for 14 livres 1 sou; see 'Dessain-Hunter correspondence' (University of Glasgow Library, MS Gen. 36, f. 25r).
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest, 1807; Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Ay.5.8”.
|Binding:||France, 18th-century red morocco decorated with triple gold fillets, a small gold fleuron at each corner; gold-tooled spine; marbled endpapers; gilt-edged leaves; green silk bookmark. Size: 222 x 160 mm.|
|Leaf size:||213 x 149 mm.|