Johannes Chrysostomus: Liber de eo quod nemo laeditur ab alio nisi a semetipso fuerit laesus.

[Cologne:  Ulrich Zel, ca. 1468]
4to.   [1-28 36].   [22] leaves, the last blank.
ISTC ij00291000;  Goff J291;  BMC I 182;  Bod-inc J-132.

Needham (Zel) dates ca. 1468;  BSB-Ink dates ca. 1467-72;  ISTC dates ca. 1470.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll  Hunterian By.3.24 (see main library entry for this item)
Note: In this copy the final blank leaf 3/6 is bound at the beginning.
Note: Two printer's pin-holes visible on lower edge of some leaves.
Note: Between 1/8 and 2/1 is inserted leaf 1/8 from Ulrich Zel’s edition of Leonardus Brunus Aretinus, Isagogicon moralis disciplinae [Cologne:  ca. 1470] (ISTC ib01249000).
Bound with: The second of two incunabula bound together.   Bound with:  Augustinus, Aurelius [pseudo-], De vita christiana.  [Cologne]:  Ulrich Zel, 1467.
Provenance: Louis Jean Gaignat (1697-1768), Secretary to King Louis XV:  Gaignat sale, 1769;  lot 244 in Guillaume de Bure, 'Bibliographie instructive:  supplément ... ou catalogue des livres de feu M. L.J. Gaignat', 2 vols (Paris: 1769), where the binding is incorrectly described as “mar. r.”
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  purchased by Hunter at the Gaignat sale through his agent, Jean-Baptiste Dessain, for 58 livres 1 sou;  see 'Dessain-Hunter correspondence' (University of Glasgow Library, MS Gen. 36, f.24v), where the binding is correctly described as “M: Cit:”
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest, 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Ay.5.12”.
Binding: France, 18th-century citron morocco, decorated with triple gold fillets, a small gold fleuron at each corner;  gold-tooled spine;  marbled endpapers;  gilt-edged leaves;  blue silk bookmark.   Size:  220 x 147 mm.
Leaf size: 215 x 138 mm.
Annotations: Brief marginal annotations in Latin in a 16th-century hand on 1/8r and 2/8v (f.16v);  occasional underlining and “nota” marks;  incipit repeated in manuscript in a 16th-century hand on verso of final blank leaf.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

Leaf from a different incunable inserted in Johannes Chrysostomus: Liber de eo quod nemo laeditur ab alio nisi a semetipso fuerit laesus