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].  leaves, the first and last two blank.
ISTC ic00237000; Goff C237; BMC II 329; Bod-inc C-106; GW 6164.
Note: The colophon reads 'Circiter nonas februarias'.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll BD7-b.14 (see main library entry for this item)|
|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; partially read pencil annotation “ [...] ſc I” on 1/1r and possible 19th-century price code “dk/” in pencil on same page; pencil number “68/11” on 1/2r is probably a binder's job number.|
|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.|