Lucianus Samosatensis: Dialogi. Epistolae [Greek].
Florence: [Laurentius (Francisci) de Alopa, Venetus], 1496.
Fol. A-B8 α-θ8 Ι8 κ-ω8 αα-ηη8.  leaves (A1, ηη8 blank).
ISTC il00320000; GW M18976; Goff L320; BMC VI 667 (IB. 28025); Bod-inc L-171; CIBN L-245; BSB-Ink L-243.
Probably edited by Janus Lascaris - Bod-inc.
Two copies held by the University of Glasgow.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Bh1-d.7 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Provenance:||University of Glasgow: source unknown; shelfmark “E.2.9” on University Library bookplate matching entry in A. Arthur, Catalogus impressorum librorum in Bibliotheca Universitatis Glasguensis (Glasguae: 1791) “caret titulo et duabus paginis”.|
|Binding:||England, 18th-century half sheep, grey paper-covered boards; front flyleaf has watermark of city of London coat of arms and countermark ‘C H D’; rear flyleaf has watermark of a crowned fleur-de-lys, flanked by olive branches, and countermark ‘I V’. Size: 332 × 235 mm.|
|Leaf size:||324 x 229 mm.|
|Annotations:||Occasional underlining and marginal notes in Greek in an early hand in several quires.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting quires A, B, leaves α1, π1, and the blank leaf ηη8.|
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Be.2.13 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Note:||In this copy the first leaf is a cancel, containing a printed title prepared for the 1517 reissue (see BMC note); an early manuscript copy of this 1517 title-page is also loosely inserted.|
|Provenance:||William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist: source unknown.
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest 1807; Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Aw.1.2”.
|Binding:||France, 18th-century red goatskin; covers decorated with a triple gold-fillet border; gold-tooled spine; marbled endpapers; gilt-edged leaves; turquoise silk bookmark. Size: 327 x 230 mm.|
|Leaf size:||319 x 220 mm.|
|Annotations:||Occasional annotations in a 16th-century hand in Greek and in Latin; number “4216” in ink in an 18th-century hand on rear free endpaper; number “200.” in pencil in an 18th-century hand on front flyleaf.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting the blank leaf ηη8.|