Colatius, Matthaeus: Opuscula.
Venice: Bernardinus Rizus, Novariensis, 1486.
4to. a-b8 c-d4.  leaves, final page blank.
The epitaph on c4v, dated “M.cccc.lxxxx” in BMC, is considered to be a misprint - CIBN (C-512) suggests 1480 instead. Colophon dated 1486.
ISTC ic00750000; Goff C750; BMC V 400; Bod-inc C-379; GW 7156.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bx.3.3 (see main library entry for this item )|
|Note:||The epitaph on c4v, dated “M.cccc.lxxxx” in BMC, has in this copy had the final “x” of the date deleted.|
|Provenance:||Ebenezer Brown (d.1828), M.D., Inspector General of Hospitals: presented to the Hunterian Library in March, 1852 (see University of Glasgow Library, Museum records, MR37/14, 15) by Miss Marjory Ettles of Stirling from the library of her late brother-in-law, Dr Ebenezer Brown, a matriculated student in the Greek Class at Glasgow University in 1786 (see James Coutts, 'A history of the University of Glasgow from its foundation in 1451 to 1909', pp. 404-5; W. Innes Addison, 'The matriculation albums of the University of Glasgow from 1728 to 1858', no. 4573).
Marjory Ettles (fl. 1852) of Stirling: see above.
University of Glasgow: presented in 1852 (see above); Hunterian Museum bookplate, with former shelfmark “E.2.16” (a later addition to the Hunterian Library with no connection to William Hunter’s original collection).
|Binding:||18th-century half calf, speckled khaki paper-covered boards; sprinkled red-edged leaves; title and date “1486” written in ink on front cover. Size: 202 x 152 mm.|
|Leaf size:||198 x 148 mm.|
|Annotations:||Brief early marginal annotation on b5r.|
|Imperfections:||Top and outer margins of d2 and d3 repaired; printed area of d4r mounted on a blank leaf.|