Saliceto, Guilelmus de: De salute corporis.

Add:  Johannes de Turrecremata:  De salute animae.   Pius II:  De remedio amoris.   Pro laude Homeri prefatio.   Pindarus Thebanus:  Iliados epitome [Ilias latina].   Pro laude Homeri preclara illustrium virorum testimonia;  Epitaphia varia;  Homoneae epitaphium.

[The Netherlands:  Prototypography, not after 1472]
Fol.   [1-212].   [24] leaves, the first blank.
BMC assigns to Utrecht, ‘Printer of the text of the Speculum’.  Dated [ca.1468/9] in P. Amelung, ‘Die niederländischen Inkunabeln der Württembergischen Landesbibliothek in Stuttgart’ in ‘Hellinga: Festschrift / Feestbundel / Mélanges. Forty-three studies in bibliography presented to ... Wytze Hellinga ... 1978’ (Amsterdam: 1980), no. 59, p. 22.
ISTC is00029500;  BMC IX 4.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Hunterian Bw.2.24 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: Louis Jean Gaignat (1697-1768), Secretary to King Louis XV:  Gaignat sale, 1769;  lot 1173 in Guillaume de Bure 'Bibliographie instructive:  supplément ... ou catalogue des livres de feu M. L. J. Gaignat', 2 vols (Paris:  1769).
William Hunter (1718-1783), physician and anatomist:  purchased by Hunter at the Gaignat sale through his agent, Jean-Baptiste Dessain, for 33 livres 2 sous;  see 'Dessain-Hunter  correspondence' (University of Glasgow Library, MS Gen. 36, f.25r).
University of Glasgow:  Hunterian bequest, 1807;  Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “An.4.19”. 
Binding: 18th-century green paper-covered boards, leather spine with gilt title label;  red-edged leaves; marbled endpapers. Size 265 x 190 mm.
Leaf size: 262 x 185 mm.
Annotations: None.
Decoration: Initials supplied in red, capital strokes in faded yellow.
Imperfections: Wanting the first blank leaf and 2/3-12 (ff.15-24).

Coloured initials and capital strokes in Saliceto, Guilelmus de: De salute corporis