Mela, Pomponius: Cosmographia, sive De situ orbis.

Venice:  Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn, 1478.
4to.   a-f8.   [48] leaves.
Collation is a-f8 (as in BMC) and not a-g8 (as given in Bod-inc).
Woodcut initials printed in colour.
ISTC im00450000;  GW M34879;  Goff M450;  BMC V 195 (IA. 19867);  Bod-inc M-178;  CIBN M-282;  BSB-Ink P-686.

GIP number: M25
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bx.3.2 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: Charles James Fox (1749-1806), Whig statesman: armorial bookplate “The Honble Charles James Fox” (Franks 11142) remounted on a later flyleaf tipped-in at front.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  letter tipped-in at front from the bookseller and publisher, George Nicol (1740?-1828) “G. Nicol presents his Compts. to Dr. Hunter & has sent him the Pomponius Mela which he bought at Mr. Fox’s sale for £1. 5. Strand Thursday June 14th.”
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate and book label on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “W.7.10”.
Binding: 16th-century(?) limp parchment, lettered in ink on spine “Melle 1477”;  a remboîtage (original folds, stitch marks and remains of a manuscript title visible).   Size:  200 x 148 mm.
Leaf size: 199 x 146 mm.
Annotations: None.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

Coloured woodcut initials in Mela, Pomponius: Cosmographia