Seneca, Lucius Annaeus: Tragoediae.

Commentary by Gellius Bernardinus Marmita and Daniel Caietanus.   Preliminaries:  Daniel Caietanus:  Apologia ad Leonardum Mocenigum.   Polydorus Cabaliatus:  Carmen in defensionem Danielis Caietani.   Gellius Bernardinus Marmita:  Epistolae Guillelmo de Rupeforti.

Venice:  Matteo Capcasa (di Codeca), 18 July 1493.
Fol.   A4 a-b8 c-z6 &4.   [4], I-“CXXXVI” [i.e. CXXXXVI] leaves, the first leaf blank.
Woodcut initials (also initial spaces with and without guide-letters).
ISTC is00437000; GW M41444; Goff S437; BMC V 484 (IB. 22748); Bod-inc S-148; BSB-Ink S-273.

GIP number: S28
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Bh9-d.9 (see main library entry for this item)
Bound with: The second of two incunabula bound together.   Bound with:  Seneca, Lucius Annaeus, Opera philosophica.  Venice:  Bernardinus de Choris, de Cremona, 31 Oct. 1492.
Provenance: Robert Foulis (1707-1776) & Andrew Foulis (1712-1775), printers and booksellers, Glasgow.
University of Glasgow:  purchased from the Foulis brothers, 9 June 1742, for £1.0.0;  see GUA 353;  shelfmark ‘G.8.11’ on book-plate matching entry in A. Arthur, Catalogus impressorum librorum in Bibliotheca Universitatis Glasguensis (Glasguae: 1791). 
Binding: 18th-century calf;  gold-tooled spine;  sprinkled red-edged leaves;  front flyleaf has fleur-de-lys watermark, rear flyleaf has countermark “IV”.   Size:  314 x 220 mm. 
Leaf size: 305 x 212 mm. 
Annotations: Occasional 16th-century marginal annotations in Latin, underlining and manicules in quires a-c and e. 
Decoration: Initial spaces have their initials supplied in red or blue throughout;  capital strokes supplied throughout in red;  occasional paragraph marks and underlining in red. 
Imperfections: None. 

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