Gart der Gesundheit.
Edited by Johann von Cube.
Augsburg: Johann Schönsperger, 10 May 1496.
Fol. [*4] a-v8 w8 x-z8 A-D8 E6 F8 G-H6 I8.  leaves, a1 and I8 blank.
ISTC ig00106000; Goff G106; BSB-Ink W-102.
BSB-Ink enters under Johann Wonnecke.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll S.M. 1987 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Provenance:||Johann Georg Rhorrer (17th century): on [*1r] washed-out inscription (partially legible under ultraviolet lamp) “Ex libris Doct: Joan: Georg: Rhorrer [...]”.
Sir John Stirling Maxwell, 10th baronet, (1866-1956): armorial bookplate on front pastedown; engraved booklabel “Arts of Design” on rear pastedown; arms on both covers (see Binding); Stirling Maxwell library shelfmarks “11B” on rear pastedown and “H.4” on front pastedown; source unknown.
University of Glasgow: Sir John Stirling Maxwell bequeathed a portion of the Stirling Maxwell library to the University of Glasgow Library in 1956 (received in 1958).
|Binding:||England, 19th-century black morocco; Sir John Stirling Maxwell’s arms in gilt on both covers; gold-tooled spine; gilt-edged leaves; binder’s stamp in gilt on turn-in at foot of front board “Bound by Riviere & Son”. Size: 273 x 200 mm.|
|Leaf size:||Leaf size: 266 x 187 mm.|
|Annotations:||Price in pencil on front pastedown “£28”; on rear flyleaf “A.B.” in pencil; letter referring to this herbal, dated 9 Sept. 1923, to Sir John Stirling Maxwell from Gerald Walter Erksine Loder (1861-1936), 1st Baron Wakehurst, loosely inserted.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting the blank leaves a1 and I8.|