Serapion, Johannes, the Elder: Breviarium medicinae.
Translated by Gerardus Cremonensis. Add: Serapion the Younger [pseudo-]: In medicinis simplicibus. Translated by Simon Genuensis and Abraham Judaeus Tortuosiensis. Galenus [pseudo-]: De virtute centaureae; Johannes Platearius: Practica brevis; Matthaeus Platearius [pseudo-]: De simplici medicina "Circa instans".
Venice: Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 16 Dec. 1497.
Fol. a-k8 l10 m-v8 x6 y10 z8 [et]8 [con]8 [rum]10. , 2-211,  leaves, the last blank.
Woodcut initials; woodcut printer’s device.
ISTC is00466000; GW M41687; Goff S466; BMC V 448 (IB. 22971); CIBN S-225; BSB-Ink S-298.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian W.2.11 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Note:||Leaf “203” misbound between leaf “211” and the final blank leaf.|
|Bound with:||The first of two incunabula bound together. Bound with: Montagnana, Bartholomaeus, Consilia medica. Venice: Simon de Luere, for Andreas Torresanus, de Asula, 20 Aug. 1499.|
|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 “Ab.2.6”.
|Binding:||18th-century mottled calf; spine covering lost; sprinkled brown and red-edged leaves. Size: 324 x 223 mm.|
|Leaf size:||315 x 215 mm.|
|Annotations:||Frequent marginal annotations in a 16th-century hand (all heavily washed-out) in the section “De simplicibus”; occasional marginal annotations elsewhere; 18th-century code “m/m” in ink on front pastedown together with the number “16” and the number “29” (the latter lightly scored through) plus two other deleted numbers (both illegible); number “184” in ink in an 18th-century hand on rear pastedown.|