Turrecremata, Johannes de: Expositio super toto psalterio.
Mainz: Peter Schoeffer, 11 Sept. 1474.
Fol. save for a few leaves in quarto in the final gathering. [1-810 910 (9/1+1) 10-1610 1712].  leaves.
Printer’s device in red.
ISTC it00520000; Goff T520; BMC I 31; Bod-inc T-273.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Hunterian Bf.2.5 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Note:||As in the BMC copy some leaves of gathering 17 are in quarto.|
|Note:||Stub showing between 9/9 and 9/10.|
|Variant:||1/1r, line 1: “... clemētiſſimo ...”; line 2: “... Iohānes ...”; line 3: “... / ſcē ...” - all as in Bod-inc copy 2, not as in Bod-inc copy 1.|
|Provenance:||Trier, Benedictines, S. Maria ad Martyres: inscription (partially legible under ultra violet lamp) on 1/1r “Codex m[ona]ste[r]ij b[eate] M[ari]e ad m[artir]es p[ro]pe Treueri[m] sup[er] lit[us] moselle ord[inis] s[an]ctj benedictj”.
Louis Jean Gaignat (1697-1768), Secretary to King Louis XV: Gaignat sale, 1769; lot 139 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 30 livres; see 'Dessain-Hunter correspondence' (University of Glasgow Library, MS Gen. 36, f. 24r).
University of Glasgow: Hunterian bequest, 1807; Hunterian Museum bookplate on front pastedown, with former shelfmark “T.6.8”.
|Binding:||France, 18th-century red morocco decorated with triple gold fillets, a small gold fleuron at each corner; gold-tooled spine; marbled endpapers; gilt-edged leaves; turquoise silk bookmark. Size: 320 x 224 mm.|
|Leaf size:||311 x 208 mm.|
|Annotations:||Occasional brief marginal annotations in Latin and “nota” marks in an early hand; signatures added in an early hand at extreme lower right-hand corner of recto leaves (a few cropped by binder).|
|Decoration:||Initials supplied throughout in red and reserved white or in red alone; capital strokes, paragraph marks and underlining in red throughout.|