Incunabula provenances and other names index

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H (1) - H (2) - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

Alphabetical list of names (surname order) associated with the incunabula, primarily relating to provenance. Including names of former owners, donors, and other names where the exact relationship to the book is unknown. Booksellers are listed in a separate index.

NB! Direct links to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (ODNB) entries will only work from University of Glasgow IP addresses as this is a subscription database.

See also the institutions provenances index and the booksellers index.

H (Ho - )

Hoblyn, Robert (1710-1756)

Politician; see ODNB and sale catalogue 'Bibliotheca Hoblyniana ...' (London:  Baker & Leigh, 1778).

Be.3.29 (item 1); Be.3.29 (item 2); Bf.3.13 (item 1); Bf.3.13 (item 2); Bf.3.18; Bg.1.11 (a 2nd copy no longer in the Hunterian Library); Bg.3.2; Bh.2.3; Bh.2.19Bh.2.21; Bw.3.31Bx.2.1; Bx.2.25; Bx.3.17Bx.3.22 (item 1); Bx.3.22 (item 2); Bx.3.22 (item 3); Bx.3.22 (item 4); Bx.3.22 (item 5); By.2.9; By.3.41

Holmes, John (1800-1854)
Antiquary and librarian (see ODNB).


Holzinger, Josef Bonaventura (1835-1912)
Lawyer and botanist, Graz


Hopkines, Edmund (fl. 1568)
Of Foulsham, Norfolk


Horst, Bochardus (fl. 1556)
Of Rostock


Horwood, Alfred John (1821-1881)
Barrister, of the Middle Temple

Mu11-y.1; Mu11-y.2

Hotchkis, Leonard (d. 1754)
Headmaster of Shrewsbury School

Bf.3.10 (item 1); Bf.3.10 (item 2)

Hotson, James (1804-1889)
Silk mercer, Airdrie


Hough, John Stockton -- see Stockton-Hough, John

Howard, Elizabeth, Duchess of Norfolk (1497-1558)
Noblewoman; see ODNB.


Hoym, Karl Heinrich, Graf von  (1694-1736)
Ambassador in Paris of Augustus II, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland; see 'Catalogus librorum bibliothecae illustrissimi viri Caroli Henrici comitis de Hoym ... ' Paris: 1738.

Be.3.19; Bf.2.13

Huber, Conradus (?) (16th century?)
Of Konstanz(?)


Hugo (15th/16th century)
Frater. Of Limay, near Mantes, Île-de-France, Celestines, Convent of the Holy Trinity


Huntar, James (16th century)


Hunter, James -- see Huntar, James

Hunter, William (1718-1783)
Physician and anatomist; see ODNB and Hunterian Collection description.

Ac.4.5; Bb.2.29; Bc.2.1Bc.2.23; Bc.2.25, 26; Bd.2.13; Bd.2.14; Be.1.1; Be.1.2, 3Be.1.4Be.1.5; Be.1.6; Be.1.7; Be.1.8; Be.1.9; Be.1.10; Be.1.11; Be.1.12 (item 1); Be.1.12 (item 2); Be.1.13; Be.1.14; Be.2.1; Be.2.2; Be.2.3; Be.2.4; Be.2.5; Be.2.6; Be.2.7Be.2.8 (item 1); Be.2.8 (item 2); Be.2.9; Be.2.10; Be.2.11; Be.2.12; Be.2.13; Be.2.14Be.2.15Be.2.16; Be.2.17; Be.2.18Be.2.19; Be.2.20; Be.3.2Be.3.3; Be.3.4; Be.3.5Be.3.6; Be.3.7, 8Be.3.9 (item 1) & Be.3.9 (item 2); Be.3.10; Be.3.11; Be.3.12Be.3.13Be.3.14 (item 1); Be.3.14 (item 2); Be.3.15; Be.3.16 (item 1); Be.3.16 (item 2); Be.3.16 (item 3); Be.3.17; Be.3.18; Be.3.19; Be.3.20; Be.3.21; Be.3.22; Be.3.23 (item 1); Be.3.23 (item 2); Be.3.24; Be.3.25; Be.3.26; Be.3.27; Be.3.28; Be.3.29 (item 1); Be.3.29 (item 2); Bf.1.1; Bf.1.2; Bf.1.3Bf.1.4; Bf.1.5; Bf.1.6; Bf.1.7, 8Bf.1.9Bf.1.10; Bf.1.11; Bf.1.12; Bf.1.13Bf.1.14; Bf.1.15Bf.1.16; Bf.1.17; Bf.1.18Bf.2.1; Bf.2.2; Bf.2.3; Bf.2.4; Bf.2.5; Bf.2.6; Bf.2.7; Bf.2.8; Bf.2.9; Bf.2.10; Bf.2.11Bf.2.12; Bf.2.13; Bf.2.14; Bf.2.15 (item1); Bf.2.15 (item 2); Bf.2.15 (item 3); Bf.2.16Bf.2.17; Bf.2.18; Bf.2.19; Bf.2.20; Bf.3.1; Bf.3.2Bf.3.3; Bf.3.4; Bf.3.5; Bf.3.6, 7Bf.3.8; Bf.3.9; Bf.3.10 (item 1); Bf.3.10 (item 2); Bf.3.11Bf.3.12; Bf.3.13 (item 1); Bf.3.13 (item 2); Bf.3.14; Bf.3.15 (item 1); Bf.3.15 (item 2); Bf.3.16; Bf.3.17Bf.3.18; Bf.3.19; Bg.1.1Bg.1.3; Bg.1.4; Bg.1.5; Bg.1.6; Bg.1.7; Bg.1.8Bg.1.9; Bg.1.10; Bg.1.11 (plus another copy no longer in the Hunterian Library); Bg.1.12; Bg.1.13 (item 1) & Bg.1.13 (item 2); Bg.1.14; Bg.2.1; Bg.2.2Bg.2.3; Bg.2.4; Bg.2.5; Bg.2.6; Bg.2.7Bg.2.8; Bg.2.9; Bg.2.10Bg.2.11; Bg.2.12; Bg.2.13; Bg.2.14, 15; Bg.2.16; Bg.2.17, 18; Bg.2.19; Bg.2.20 (item 1); Bg.2.20 (item 2); Bg.2.20 (item 3); Bg.2.21; Bg.2.22; Bg.2.23Bg.2.24; Bg.2.25; Bg.2.26; Bg.2.27; Bg.2.28Bg.2.29Bg.2.30; Bg.2.31; Bg.2.32Bg.3.1; Bg.3.2; Bg.3.3Bg.3.4; Bg.3.7Bg.3.8; Bg.3.9; Bg.3.10; Bg.3.11; Bg.3.12; Bg.3.13; Bg.3.14; Bg.3.16Bg.3.17; Bg.3.18; Bg.3.21Bg.3.22; Bh.1.2 (item 1); Bh.1.2 (item 2); Bh.1.3Bh.1.4Bh.1.5; Bh.1.11; Bh.1.16; Bh.1.17 (item 1); Bh.1.17 (item 2); Bh.1.18; Bh.1.19; Bh.1.24; Bh.2.2; Bh.2.3; Bh.2.4Bh.2.5; Bh.2.6; Bh.2.7, 8Bh.2.9Bh.2.11 (item 1); Bh.2.11 (item 2); Bh.2.11 (item 3); Bh.2.11 (item 4); Bh.2.12; Bh.2.14Bh.2.15; Bh.2.16; Bh.2.19Bh.2.21; Bh.3.10; Bh.3.20; Bh.3.21Bh.3.25; Bh.3.26; Bv.1.1Bv.1.2; Bv.1.3; Bv.1.4Bv.1.5; Bv.1.6Bv.1.7; Bv.1.8Bv.1.9; Bv.1.10, 11; Bv.1.12Bv.2.1Bv.2.2; Bv.2.7; Bv.2.9Bv.2.10; Bv.2.12Bv.2.13; Bv.2.14; Bv.2.16Bv.2.17; Bv.2.18; Bv.2.19 (item 1); Bv.2.19 (item 2); Bv.2.20; Bv.2.21Bv.2.24; Bv.2.29Bv.2.30; Bv.2.31 (item 1); Bv.2.31 (item 2); Bv.3.4; Bv.3.14; Bw.1.1; Bw.1.2, 3Bw.1.4Bw.1.5; Bw.1.6Bw.1.7; Bw.1.8-9; Bw.1.10; Bw.1.11; Bw.1.12; Bw.1.13Bw.2.1; Bw.2.2; Bw.2.3; Bw.2.4; Bw.2.5; Bw.2.6; Bw.2.7; Bw.2.8Bw.2.9; Bw.2.10; Bw.2.11; Bw.2.12; Bw.2.13; Bw.2.14, 15; Bw.2.16; Bw.2.17; Bw.2.18; Bw.2.19; Bw.2.20; Bw.2.21; Bw.2.22Bw.2.23; Bw.2.24Bw.3.1 (item 1); Bw.3.1 (item 2); Bw.3.2 (item 1); Bw.3.2 (item 2); Bw.3.3; Bw.3.5; Bw.3.8 (item 1); Bw.3.8 (item 2); Bw.3.9Bw.3.10Bw.3.11; Bw.3.12; Bw.3.13; Bw.3.14; Bw.3.15; Bw.3.16; Bw.3.17; Bw.3.18; Bw.3.19; Bw.3.20; Bw.3.21 (item 1); Bw.3.21 (item 2); Bw.3.22; Bw.3.23Bw.3.24; Bw.3.25; Bw.3.26; Bw.3.27; Bw.3.28; Bw.3.30Bw.3.31; Bw.3.33Bw.3.34; Bx.1.1-4Bx.1.5; Bx.1.6; Bx.1.7; Bx.1.8; Bx.1.9; Bx.1.10Bx.1.11Bx.1.12; Bx.1.13Bx.2.1; Bx.2.2; Bx.2.3; Bx.2.4; Bx.2.5; Bx.2.6; Bx.2.7; Bx.2.8; Bx.2.9; Bx.2.10; Bx.2.11 (item 1); Bx.2.11 (item 2); Bx.2.11 (item 3); Bx.2.12; Bx.2.13Bx.2.14; Bx.2.15Bx.2.16Bx.2.17; Bx.2.18; Bx.2.19; Bx.2.20; Bx.2.21; Bx.2.23; Bx.2.24; Bx.2.25Bx.3.1; Bx.3.2Bx.3.4; Bx.3.5; Bx.3.6; Bx.3.7 (item 1); Bx.3.7 (item 2); Bx.3.8; Bx.3.9Bx.3.10; Bx.3.11; Bx.3.12 (item 1), Bx.3.12 (item 2) & Bx.3.12 (item 3); Bx.3.13; Bx.3.14; Bx.3.15; Bx.3.16Bx.3.17Bx.3.18; Bx.3.19 (item 1); Bx.3.19 (item 2); Bx.3.19 (item 3); Bx.3.19 (item 4); Bx.3.20; Bx.3.21; Bx.3.22 (item 1); Bx.3.22 (item 2); Bx.3.22 (item 3); Bx.3.22 (item 4); Bx.3.22 (item 5); Bx.3.23; Bx.3.24; Bx.3.25; Bx.3.26; Bx.3.27Bx.3.28; Bx.3.29; Bx.3.30; Bx.3.31 (item 1); Bx.3.31 (item 2); Bx.3.31 (item 3); Bx.3.31 (item 4); Bx.3.31 (item 5); Bx.3.32Bx.3.33; Bx.3.34; Bx.3.35Bx.3.36; Bx.3.37Bx.3.38; Bx.3.39; Bx.3.41Bx.3.41 bisBx.3.42; Bx.3.43; Bx.3.44Bx.3.45; Bx.3.46 (item 1); Bx.3.46 (item 2); Bx.3.47Bx.3.48; By.1.1By.1.2; By.1.3 (plus another copy no longer in the Hunterian Library); By.1.4; By.1.5; By.1.6; By.1.7By.1.8By.1.9, 10; By.1.12, 13By.1.14; By.2.1; By.2.2; By.2.3; By.2.4; By.2.5; By.2.7; By.2.8 (item 1); By.2.8 (item 2); By.2.9; By.2.10; By.2.11; By.2.12; By.2.13; By.2.14; By.2.15; By.2.16; By.2.17; By.2.18; By.2.19; By.2.20; By.2.21By.2.22; By.3.1; By.3.2; By.3.3; By.3.4; By.3.5By.3.6By.3.7; By.3.8; By.3.9; By.3.10; By.3.11 (item 1); By.3.11 (item 2); By.3.11 (item 3); By.3.11 (item 4); By.3.12By.3.13; By.3.14By.3.15; By.3.16; By.3.17By.3.18 (item 1); By.3.18 (item 2); By.3.19By.3.20 (item 1); By.3.20 (item 2); By.3.21By.3.22By.3.23; By.3.24 (item 1) & By.3.24 (item 2); By.3.25; By.3.26 (item 1); By.3.26 (item 2); By.3.27; By.3.28By.3.29; By.3.30; By.3.31; By.3.32; By.3.33; By.3.34; By.3.35; By.3.36; By.3.37; By.3.38By.3.39; By.3.40; By.3.41Ck.2.1; Cm.1.1 (item 1); Cm.1.1 (item 2); Cm.1.2; Cm.1.3Cm.1.4Cm.1.5Cn.1.2Cn.2.21 (item 1) and Cn.2.21 (item 2); Dk.2.8 (item 1), Dk.2.8 (item 2), Dk.2.8 (item 3) & Dk.2.8 (item 4); Dr.2.11 (item 1); Dr.2.11 (item 2); Dr.2.11 (item 3); Ds.2.2; Ds.2.3; Ds.2.4Ds.2.5; Ds.2.6-7; P.3.10; R.3.4R.6.16; W.2.11 (item 1); W.2.11 (item 2); X.2.15

Hurleslow, John (17th century)

167506; 167507; 167508

Huzard, Jean-Baptiste (1755-1838)
French veterinary scientist, member of the Institut de France; see book sale catalogue 'Catalogue des livres, dessins et estampes de la bibliothèque de feu M. J.-B. Huzard ... ' Paris: 1842.


Hyll, Johannes -- see Byll? (or Hyll?), Johannes