Philelphus, Franciscus: Orationes cum quibusdam aliis eiusdem operibus.
Add: [Pseudo-] Aristoteles: Rhetorica ad Alexandrum, translated by Franciscus Philelphus. Plutarchus: Apophthegmata, translated by Franciscus Philelphus. Galenus: Introductorium ad medicinam principiis, translated by Georgius Valla.
Venice: Philippus Pincius, [1 June?] 1496.
Fol. a-m6 n8.  leaves, the last blank, 2-79 numbered “II” - “lxxviii” with errors.
ISTC ip00611000; GW M33049; Goff P611; BMC V 497 (IB. 23668); Bod-inc P-275; BSB-Ink P-449.
The colophon reads: 'primo kal'. Iunii'.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bf.2.17 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Bound with:||The second of two items bound together. Bound with Cato, Marcus Porcius, et al., Libri de re rustica. Paris: Josse Bade, 1529 (P. Renouard, 'Imprimeurs & libraires parisiens du XVIe siècle', vol. 2, no. 611).|
|Provenance:||Robertus Bertoul (16th century), possible owner: the first work in the volume, 'Libri de re rustica' (1529), has the inscriptions “Robertus Bertoul” on the title-page and “Sum Robertj Bertoul” on the final leaf of the index.
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist: source unknown.
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest 1807; Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “Au.2.10”.
|Binding:||18th-century mottled calf decorated with triple gold fillets; gold-tooled spine; sprinkled red-edged leaves; front free endpaper has watermark initial “G”, front and rear flyleaves have watermark initials “BF”. Size: 315 x 213 mm.|
|Leaf size:||303 x 202 mm.|