Horatius Flaccus, Quintus: Opera.
Venice: Filippo di Pietro, 18 Sept. 1479.
Fol. a-o8 p6.  leaves, the first blank.
ISTC ih00444000; Goff H444; BMC XII 15; Bod-inc H-202; GW 13455.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Bh3-e.14 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Provenance:||University of Glasgow: source unknown; shelfmark “T.1.24” on University Library bookplate matching entry in A. Arthur, 'Catalogus impressorum librorum in Bibliotheca Universitatis Glasguensis', (Glasguae: 1791).|
|Binding:||18th-century speckled calf; gilt bands on spine; leather spine title now lost; sprinkled red-edged leaves. Size: 299 x 209 mm.|
|Leaf size:||292 x 198 mm.|
|Annotations:||Copious 16th-century marginal notes in Latin in brown ink on the opening pages of De arte poetica (h3v-h4r); a few marginal and interlinear annotations in Latin in a different hand with underlining in black ink on e1 and on e2r; running heading on rectos and versos of n1r-n5r “Epistolarum || liber primus” (“Epistolarum liber I” on n1r); on a1r is a large calligraphic initial “I”(?) besides which (in the same hand) is an annotation made up of four small minims; early inscription partially visible on the blank page p6v - unread because the page, which has large tears, has been mounted onto a blank leaf.|
|Decoration:||Four-line initial “M” on a2r supplied in red and blue with pen decoration in red and black; similarly decorated initials on b8r, c8v, e8r, f8v, h2v, i2v, l1r, m8v, o7r; other initials and paragraph marks supplied in red or blue throughout.|