Biblia latina.

With additions by Menardus Monachus.

Ulm: Johann Zainer, 29 Jan. 1480.
Fol. [110 2-108 1110 12-338 348 (34/6+1) 35-378 3812 39-548]. [441] leaves (1 and 409 blank).
Woodcut initials; nineteen-line historiated initial “F” on 1/2r; woodcut border on 1/4v.
ISTC ib00567000; Goff B567; BMC II 526; Bod-inc B-276; GW 4242.

Bound in two volumes, dividing after Job.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Euing Da-a.13, 14 (see main library entry for this item)
Note: Printer's pin-holes occasionally visible.
Provenance: William Euing (1788-1874), insurance broker, Glasgow: Euing’s shelfmarks “VII-x-4” and “VII-x-5” in pencil on front free endpapers; Euing’s early inventory number “No 69” on front flyleaf of first volume; source unknown.
University of Glasgow: Euing bequest, 1874.
Binding: Scotland, 19th-century calf;  marbled endpapers;  gilt-edged leaves;  blue silk bookmarks;  binder’s ticket “Bound by Carss & Coy. Glasgow” on front free endpapers;  binder’s job number(?) “240/10” in pencil on 1/2r and on 23/1r (f. 181r).   Size:  396 x 280 mm.
Leaf size: 377 x 264 mm.
Annotations: Very occasional marginal annotations, “nota” marks and underlining in a 16th-century hand;  extract from an English bookseller’s catalogue (item 102, price deleted) mounted on front flyleaf of first volume.
Decoration: Initials supplied throughout in red or blue, occasionally in green, some with marginal flourishes;  running headings and chapter headings underlined in red;  capital strokes in red in chapter headings;  pen-and-ink drawing of an eight-petalled flower on 50/8v (f. 409v).
Imperfections: Wanting the first blank leaf.

Historiated woodcut initial in Biblia latina