Gobius, Johannes (junior): Scala coeli.

Lübeck:  [Lucas Brandis], 1476.
Fol.   [110 28 3-68.10 78 8-118.10 128 13-168.10 17-188 1910 208 216 22-2710.8 288].   ccxli, [3] leaves, the final two blank.  The printer has foliated the first three leaves on their verso rather than on their recto.
Collation agrees with GW and Walsh (943) rather than BMC and Bod-inc.
ISTC ig00310000;  Goff G310;  BMC II 551;  Bod-inc G-162;  GW 10944.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Be.3.23 (see main library entry for this item)
Variant: a1r, lines 2-3:  “... hugo||ni ...” as in BMC, not “... hugo||in ...” as in GW.
Note: Gathering 26 (ff. ccxix-ccxxviij) misbound between gatherings 20 and 21 (i.e. between ff. clxxvj and clxxvij).
Bound with: The second of two incunabula bound together.   Bound with:  Nicolaus de Hanapis, Auctoritates utriusque Testamenti.  [Strassburg:  Heinrich Eggestein, ca. 1475-80].
Provenance: Louis Jean Gaignat (1697-1768), Secretary to King Louis XV:  Gaignat sale, 1769;  lot 374 in Guillaume de Bure, 'Bibliographie instructive:  supplément ... ou catalogue des livres de feu M. L.J. Gaignat', 2 vols (Paris: 1769).
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  purchased by Hunter at the Gaignat sale through his agent, Jean-Baptiste Dessain, for 28 livres 1 sou;  see 'Dessain-Hunter correspondence' (University of Glasgow Library, MS Gen. 36, f.25r).
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest, 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Ad.8.13”.
Binding: France, 18th-century red morocco decorated with triple gold fillets, a small gold fleuron at each corner;  gold-tooled spine;  marbled endpapers;  gilt-edged leaves;  turquoise silk bookmark.   Size:  277 x 215 mm.
Leaf size: 268 x 204 mm.
Annotations: Very occasional marginal annotations in an early hand;  probable ownership inscription, heavily deleted, on the verso of the Registrum (28/6v).
Decoration: Initials, paragraph marks and capital strokes supplied in red throughout;  frequent underlining in red of running headings and chapter headings.
Imperfections: Wanting the final blank leaf.

 

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