Gregorius I, Pont. Max.: Homiliae super Evangeliis [Italian].

Milan:  Leonardus Pachel and Uldericus Scinzenzeler, 20 Aug. 1479.
4to.   a-s8 t6 u8.   [158] leaves, the first and last blank.
ISTC ig00423000;  Goff G423;  BMC VI 746;  GW 11423.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll BD9-e.5 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: Venice, Camaldolese Monastery of S. Michele di Murano:  inscription on u7v “Iste liber fuit emtus p[er] D. Aloisiu[m] et est s[an]c[t]i Michaelis de Muriano”.
Aloisius, Dominus (fl. late 15th/early 16th century):  see above.
William Euing (1788-1874), insurance broker, Glasgow:  source unknown;  acquired 11 Nov. 1841;  Euing’s acquisition date and price code  ‘11 11/41 ab/’ and his early inventory number '6' in pencil on front pastedown.
University of Glasgow:  presented by Euing in 1872 according to one of the two University of Glasgow Library bookplates on the front pastedown.
Binding: Italy, 17th/18th-century parchment;  remains of a title label on spine;  sprinkled blue-edged leaves;  rear free endpaper has watermark of a fleur-de-lys below which are suspended the letters ‘A C’ and rear flyleaf has watermark of three fleurs-de-lys arranged to form a triangle.   Size: 248 x 177 mm.
Leaf size: 240 x 170 mm.
Annotations: Inventory number ‘B4i2’ on front pastedown;  price ‘£3.3.0’ in pencil on front free endpaper;  number ‘9/4’ in pencil on a2r;  ‘No. 337’ in pencil on rear free endpaper followed by the letters ‘z k k u’ arranged to form four compartments of a square, followed by a code ‘g3 11/11’;  square piece of paper with printed lot or catalogue number ‘511’ pasted onto front pastedown.
Decoration: Initials and paragraph marks supplied in red or blue throughout.
Imperfections: Wanting the blank leaves a1 and u8.

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