Isaac Medicus: De particularibus diaetis.

Padua:  Matthaeus Cerdonis, 23 Mar. 1487.
4to.   [12 2-78 810].   [60] leaves, the first blank, leaves 3-60 numbered “1”-“58”.
Woodcut initials.
ISTC ii00176000;  Goff I176;  BMC VII 923;  Bod-inc I-026.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bx.3.33 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: Unidentified Cluniac house:  cropped and heavily washed inscription (partially read under ultraviolet light) “ex mona[ste]rio S[anc]tj Steph[ani] [...] ord[inis] Cluniasens[is]” on 2/2r (f."1").
Louis Jean Gaignat (1697-1768), Secretary to King Louis XV:  Gaignat sale, 1769;  lot 1174 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 15 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 and book label on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Y.10.5”.
Binding: France, 18th-century blue morocco decorated with triple gold fillets, a small gold fleuron in each corner;  gold-tooled spine;  gilt-edged leaves;  marbled endpapers;  orange silk bookmark.   Size:  199 x 137 mm.
Leaf size: 193 x 132 mm.
Annotations: Single “nota” mark on 3/8r (f."16").
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: Wanting the gathering 1.

Incipit and woodcut initial in Isaac Medicus: De particularibus diaetis