Hyginus, C. Julius: Poetica astronomica.

Edited by Jacobus Sentinus and Johannes Lucilius Santritter.

Venice:  Erhard Ratdolt, 22 Jan. 1485.
4to.   a-g8 [c3 missigned d3].   [56] leaves.
Woodcut illustrations and woodcut initials.
ISTC ih00561000;  GW 13679;  Goff H561;  BMC V 289;  Bod-inc H-252.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll BD7-e.32 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: Giulio Clivone (fl. 16th century), of Vicenza, poet:  inscription on a2r “Ex libris Julij Cliuonij vincentinj & amicor[um]”.
William Euing (1788-1874), insurance broker, Glasgow:  Euing's pencil inventory number "66" on a1r;  source unknown.
University of Glasgow:  Euing bequest, 1874.
Binding: Quarter brown morocco, marbled paper boards, modern endpapers;  bound in Glasgow University Library, ca. 1963;  earlier sprinkled red-edging of leaves retained.   Size:  226 x 170 mm.   Previously bound up with three other unrelated items with Euing Collection shelfmark BG57-b.7:  Émile Le Grand, 'Chansons et contes populaires de Calabrie' (Paris: 1870);  John Banks, 'The island queens; or, the death of Mary, Queen of Scotland' (London:  1684);  'The salt-water gazette', Nos 1-19 (Glasgow:  1835).
Leaf size: 218 x 160 mm.
Annotations: “Scemmus spherecina” on a1v corrected in ink in an early hand to “Scemma sphericum”;  “nota” mark on b3r;  monetary calculations in Italian in a 16th-century hand on g8v;  early shelfmark on a1r “G.9.n.6.1”.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

Woodcut initials and illustrations in Hyginus, C. Julius: Poetica astronomica