Poggius Florentinus: Facetiae.
[Paris]: Michel le Noir, [ca. 1514]
4to. A-H6 I4 K6.  leaves.
Woodcut initial; woodcut printer’s device.
ISTC ip00870000; Goff P870; C 4787; CIBN II p.441.
Dated in Goff ca. 1495, CIBN has a corrected dating of ca. 1514 “d’après l’état de la marque”.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bx.3.9 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Note:||The transcription by Copinger, made from this the Glasgow copy, needs revision: the title on A1r reads: “¶ Pogij florentini oratoris || clariſſmi fiacetiarum. ...” not “Pogii florentini oratoris || clarissimi facetiarum ...”|
|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 “Ag.1.12”.
|Binding:||18th-century calf decorated with a single blind fillet border; gold-tooled spine; marbled pastedowns; red-edged leaves. Size: 188 x 134 mm.|
|Leaf size:||181 x 127 mm.|
|Annotations:||Frequent marginal annotations in Latin in a 16th-century hand; blank area around printer’s device on K6v profusely annotated; frequent corrections of text; frequent “nota” marks and underlining.|