Grünpeck, Josephus: De pestilentiali scorra, sive Mala de Franzos.  

Add:  Sebastian Brant:  Eulogium de scorra pestilentiali.

[Augsburg:  Johann Schaur, between 18 Oct. & 17 Dec. 1496.]
4to.   a8 b4 c6.   [18] leaves.
Woodcuts;  woodcut initials.
ISTC ig00514800;  GW 11569;  BMC II 393 (IA. 6830);  BSB-Ink G-384.

GIP number: G52
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bx.3.38 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: “Petros Aouroldos, komarches”:  inscription in Greek in a 16th-century hand at the foot of a1r "Βιβλιον του Πετρου Αουρολδου κωμαρχου", (transliterated) “Biblion tou Petrou Aouroldou komarchou”.
René Moreau (1587-1656), Professor of Medicine, Collège Royal, Paris:  inscription on a1r “Moreau Med. Paris.”
Nicolas Fouquet (1615-1680), Superintendent of Finance under Louis XIV:  Fouquet purchased Moreau’s medical library after the latter’s death;  see E. Stewart Saunders, "Politics and scholarship in seventeenth-century France: the library of Nicolas Fouquet and the College Royal", Journal of library history, 20 (Winter, 1985), p. 6.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  source unknown.
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest, 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Ag.10.23”.
Binding: England, 18th-century red goatskin;  covers decorated with a double gold-fillet border, a fleuron at each corner;  gold-tooled spine, marbled endpapers;  gilt-edged leaves;  flyleaves have partially visible watermark of the British royal arms and initials ‘G R’.   Size: 186 × 133 mm.
Leaf size: 183 x 130 mm.
Annotations: Frequent early marginal annotations (cropped);  underlining in black and red throughout;  occasional nota marks and manicules.
Decoration: Some capital strokes supplied in red in most chapter headings.
Imperfections: None.

Woodcut illustration and initial in Grünpeck, Josephus: De pestilentiali scorra, sive Mala de Franzos