Gazius, Antonius: Corona florida medicinae, sive De conservatione sanitatis.
Venice: Johannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, 20 June 1491.
Fol. A6 a8 b-s6 t8 [v2].  leaves, 124 and 126 blank.
Woodcut printer’s device.
ISTC ig00111000; Goff G111; BMC V 341; GW 10563.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bg.3.16 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Provenance:||William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist: source unknown.
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest 1807; Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “L.2.5”.
|Binding:||Italy, 18th-century vellum, leather spine label (now lost); manuscript shelfmark(?) “50” on spine; sprinkled blue-edged leaves; front free endpaper has watermark of the letters “A S” surmounted by a Maltese cross and, on a separate line below, the letter “C” in a smaller format. Size: 313 x 213 mm.|
|Leaf size:||307 x 206 mm.|
|Annotations:||Incorrectly signed leaf e3 (printed as “diii”) corrected in ink to “eiij” in an early hand; on recto of front free endpaper an 18th-century pencil price “- 5 -”; on verso of front free endpaper Hunter’s note in ink on the date of compilation of the work.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting the final three leaves t8 and gathering [v2].|