Odo Magdunensis: De viribus herbarum carmen.
Naples: Arnaldus de Bruxella, 9 May 1477.
Fol. [1-58 66].  leaves (1/1(?), 6/6 blank).
Entered under Floridus Macer by most authorities but according to BSB-Ink the true author is Odo Magdunensis (Odo de Meung).
ISTC im00001000; GW M19661; Goff M1; CIBN M-1; H 10420*; BSB-Ink O-5.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bw.3.8 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Bound with:||The first of two incunables bound together. Bound with: Alphonsus de Corduba, Lumen caeli seu expositio instrumenti astronomici a se excogitati, Rome: [Johann Besicken], 28 May 1498 (A52).|
|Provenance:||Pieter Burmann (1714-1778), ‘The Younger’, Dutch phiologist and neo-Latin poet, Amsterdam: lot 298 in the section “Medici & Botanici Graeci & Latini Veteres & Recentiores, in Quarto” in Bibliotheca Burmanniana, sive catalogus librorum ... bibliothecae Petri Burmanni Secundi ... quorum publica fiet auctio per S. et J. Luchtmans, die ... 27. Septembris & seqq. diebus 1779 (Lugduni Batavorum: 1779), p. 53.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist: purchased by Hunter at the Burmann sale for 16fl 10st; Hunter’s purchases are recorded on a bound-in sheet of paper in the Hunterian copy of the Burmann sale catalogue in University of Glasgow Library (shelfmark Q.6.17).
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest 1807; Hunterian Museum book label and bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “X.5.8”.
|Binding:||17th/18th-century parchment; faded ink title on spine; sprinkled red-edged leaves. Size: 238 x 179 mm.|
|Leaf size:||229 x 169 mm.|
|Imperfections:||1/1 excised (stub remaining); top outer corner of all leaves damaged, but without loss of text.|