Cassiodorus, Magnus Aurelius: Historia ecclesiastica tripartita.

[Augsburg]:  Johann Schüssler, ca. 5 Feb. 1472.
Fol.   [112 2-910 106 1110 (11/10+1) 12-1910 206].   [195] leaves, the first, 1/1, and last two, 20/5-6, blank.
ISTC ic00237000;  Goff C237;  BMC II 329 (IB. 5627);  Bod-inc C-106;  GW 6164;  CIBN C-13;  BSB-Ink C-169.

The colophon reads 'Circiter nonas februarias'.

GIP number: C25
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll  BD7-b.14 (see main library entry for this item)
Variant: 1/2r, line 5: '...ponit;' as GW's main transcription, not '...ponitur;' as GW Anm.
Note: Printer's pin-holes visible.
Provenance: Dominican house (unidentified):  on 1/2r a partially erased inscription “Conuentus [...]is Ord[in]is Praed[icatoru]m”.
John Mozley Stark (fl. 1851-1888), bookseller, stationer, printer, and publisher, Hull & London:  sold book to William Euing.
William Euing (1788-1874), insurance broker, Glasgow:  “No 93” (Euing’s inventory number) in ink on 1/1r;  purchased from Stark 3 June 1857 according to Euing’s acquisitions inventory (University of Glasgow Library, MS Euing 49);  earlier Euing inventory number "85" in pencil on front pastedown.
University of Glasgow:  presented by Euing in 1872 according to University Library bookplate on front pastedown.
Binding: Scotland, 19th-century blind-tooled panelled calf, bevelled edges;  binder’s ticket on front pastedown “Bound by Carss & Coy. Glasgow.”   Size:  329 x 226 mm.
Leaf size: 317 x 214 mm.
Annotations: Traces of early manuscript signatures at extreme lower left-hand corner of many recto leaves; 19th-century price code “dk/” in pencil on 1/1r.
Decoration: Seven-line initial “U” on 1/2r and seven-line initial “F” on 1/3r supplied in red and reserved white with red pen-work infill and with red and purple pen-flourishing into margin;  other initials and paragraph marks supplied in red throughout.
Imperfections: Wanting the final blank leaf, 20/6.


Ownership inscription in Cassiodorus, Magnus Aurelius: Historia ecclesiastica tripartita