Turrecremata, Johannes de: Expositio super toto psalterio.

Strassburg:  [Printer of the 1481 'Legenda Aurea'], 23 Apr. 1482.
Fol.   [1-78 810 9-118 12-136 148 156 1610].   [126] leaves, the first and last blank.
ISTC it00527000;  Goff T527;  BMC I 97.

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll RF 362 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: Limay, near Mantes, Île-de-France, Celestines, S. Trinitas (founded 1376, dissolved 1791):  on 1/2r “Ex biblioteca f[ratrum] Caelestinorum juxta Meduntam”;  on 16/8r (f. 124r) “Iste liber est celestinor[um] de medu[n]ta sic signatus 361”;  on 16/9r (f. 125r) “Celestinor[um] Iuxta medu[n]ta[m]”.
University of Glasgow:  not recorded in Archibald Arthur, 'Catalogus impressorum librorum in Bibliotheca Universitatis Glasguensis' (Glasguae:  1791);  probably acquired mid 19th century;  source unknown;  Library bookplate on front pastedown with former shelfmarks “FZ.1.4”, “B12-x.8” and “Bh25-c.11”.
Binding: 19th-century tree calf, decorative border of a single gilt roll;  small fragment remaining of a gold-tooled spine;  yellow-edged leaves;  marbled endpapers;  green silk bookmark.   Size:  287 x 203 mm.
Leaf size: 278 x 195 mm.
Annotations: Frequent, lengthy marginal annotations in a 15th/16th-century hand (some cropped by binder);  19th-century pencil number “205” on 1/2r;  ink number “18” on verso of front free endpaper;  pencil price(?) code on rear free endpaper “=ou/s”.
Decoration: Six-line initial “B” on 1/2r supplied in red and blue with reserved white;  eight-line initial “B” on 1/3r supplied in red and blue with reserved white and decorated blue pen-work;  other initials and paragraph marks supplied in red throughout;  guide-letters in brown ink frequently visible.
Imperfections: Wanting the first and final blank leaves.

 

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