Incunabula in the Special Collections

Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
Phone: 319-335-5921
Fax: 319-335-5900
e-mail: lib-spec@uiowa.edu

Compiled by Amy Cooper Cary, Assistant Head, Special Collections
Kathy Magarrell, Reference and Instruction Librarian
David Schoonover, Curator of Rare Books
Compiled February, 2003
Updated May, 2005


 

The following is an inventory of incunabula held in the University of Iowa Libraries, both in the Hardin Library for Health Sciences and in the Special Collections Department of the Main Library. Incunabula are commonly defined as books printed before 1501. Annotations in this document are added by David Schoonover, Curator of Rare Books.

All of these works are searchable in InfoHawk, and entries there include extensive descriptive information. This inventory lists books in chronological order by publication date. Materials in the Special Collections Department in the Main Library are listed separately from books available in the Hardin Library.

 

Special Collections Department, Main Library


 

Miscellaneous Incunable Leaves
Location:
Special Collections Vault, Shelved with the Medieval Manuscript Collection

A collection of single leaves from various publications. Includes:

Single Incunable Leaf

Part of: [Pages from the past : a collection of original leaves from rare books and manuscripts]. [New York] : T.F.I., c1926-1927.  

Location: SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Typography Laboratory FOLIO Z250.C65

Single Incunable Leaves from Bibles

Part of: Original leaves from famous Bibles : nine centuries 1121-1935 A.D. Collected and assembled by Otto F. Ege. [New York P.C. Duschnes, 1943?]

Location: SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO PS389 .O75 1943

 


Complete Texts

 

Author Balbi, Giovanni, d. 1298.
Title Catholicon.
Published Mainz [Epon. press (Johann Gutenberg?)] 1460.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO PA2361 .B3


Author Macrobius, Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius.
Title In Somnium Scipionis expositio. Saturnalia.
Published Saturnalia Venice, Nicolaus Jenson, 1472.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO PA6498 .A2 1472
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters.


Author Lactantius, ca. 240-ca. 320.
Title Opera. (Works. 1472)
Published Venice, Vindelinus de Spira, 1472.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BR65 .L2 1472
Annotations Tree calf binding. Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters. Folios numbered in ink, Arabic numerals 12--100, C1—C6. Marginalia. Manuscript statement on verso leaf 206, dated 1513.


Author Comestor, Petrus, 12th cent.
Title Historia scholastica.
Published Augsburg, Günther Zainer, 1473.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BS635.A2 P4
Annotations William Anthony binding, 3/8” oak boards, ¼-sawn, Super Chieftain goatskin on spine and hinges, blind-tooled. Brass clasps made by binder. Manuscript title page. Woodcut capital initials, rubricated in red through folio LXXXVII, after which there is no further rubrication of initials or underlining.


Author Nider, Johannes, d. 1438.
Title Fratris Johannis Nyder diuine legis preceptoriu[m] feliciter finit. (Praeceptorium divinae legis)
Published [Augsburg] : ... p[er] Anthomu[m] Sorg ciue[m] Augustensem impressum, 1475, circiter ix kalendas Junias [24 May]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BV4655 .N54 1475
Annotations Spaces for capital letters, supplied in red with lower-case guide letters. Large initial capital “D” in red, with ink decoration and face. Smaller capitals in red with pen decoration. Bull’s head watermark on last leaf.


Author Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 260-ca. 340.
Title Historia ecclesiastica.
Published Strassburg, Heinrich Eggestein, [ca. 1475-1480]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BR160.E5 R8 1475
Annotations Large decorated initial letter on leaf 1. Rubricated capital letters at chapter headings. Blue capital letters at beginning of each book.


Author Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274.
Title Summa contra gentiles, sive, De veritate Catholicae fidei.
Published Imp[re]ssus Venetijs : P[er] Franciscu[m] de Hailbrun [et] Nicolau[m] de Franckfordia socios, [1476]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BX1749 .T4 1476
Annotations Alternating red and blue capital letters and rubrications.


Author Pius II, Pope, 1405-1464.
Title Historia rerum ubique gestarum.
Published Venice, Johannes de Colonia and Johannes Manthen, 1477.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection D17 .P5
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters.


Author Albertus, Magnus, Saint, 1193?-1280.
Title Summa de Eucharistiae sacramento.
Published [Cologne] Johann Guldenschaff, 30 Apr. (in profesto Philippi et Jacobi Apostolorum) 1477.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX2215 .A48 1477
Annotations Leaves ruled throughout. Marginal decorations and indicator fists (severely trimmed).


Author Albertus, Magnus, Saint, 1193?-1280.
Title Sermones de Eucharistiae sacramento.
Published [Cologne: Johann Guldenschaff, ca. 1477]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX2215 .A47 1477
Annotations Leaves ruled throughout. Marginal decorations and indicator fists (severely trimmed).


Author Albertus, Magnus, Saint, 1193?-1280.
Title De mysterio Missae.
Published [Cologne: Johann Guldenschaff, ca. 1477]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX2230 .A4 1477
Annotations Leaves ruled throughout.


Author Thomas, Aquinas, Saint, 1225?-1274..
Title Summa theologiae. Pars secunda: Secunda pars.
Published Venice, Leonardus Wild, 1479.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX1749 .T48 1479
Annotations Early binding with manuscript lining visible on inner front board. Painted spine title. Ownership brands on top and bottom edges.


Author Catholic Church.
Title Constitutiones (cum apparatu Joannis Andreae) (with XXIX Extravagantes) (Clementinae constitutiones)
Published Venice, Johannes de Colonia and Johannes Manthen, '7' June 1479.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX1935 .C55 1479
Annotations Early binding, fastenings, front cover detached. Paper label on front cover. Illuminated initial letters, with elaborate red and purple decorations, Manuscript indicator fists. Text in double columns, enclosed by commentary.


Author Burlaeus, Gualterus, 1275-1345?
Title De vita et moribus philosophorum.
Published Nuremberg, Friedrich Creussner, 30 June, 1479.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO B110 .B8 1479
Annotations Spaces left, decorated capitals supplied in red. Manuscript marginal text correction in Capitulum CXIX.


Author Jacobus, de Voragine, ca. 1229-1298.
Title Legenda aurea sanctorum sive Lombardica historia. (Legenda aurea)
Published Venice: Antonius de Strata, and Marcus Catanellus, 1 July 1480.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BX4654 .J3 1480
Annotations Large decorated blue and red initial letter “U.” Spaces for smaller capitals, supplied in red, with printed lower-case guide letters. Folios numbered in brown ink Roman numerals.


Author Diodorus, Siculus.
Title Diodori Siculi Historiaru[m] priscaru[m] a Poggio i[n] Latinu[m] traducti liber primus incipit ... (Bibliotheca historica. Book 1-6. Latin)
Published [Venice] : Impressu[m] fuit per Thomam Alexandrinum ... Venetiis ..., anno salutis [25 Nov. 1481]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO PA3965.D4 A5 1481
Annotations Spaces for capitals. Marginalia throughout.


Title Vocabularius utriusque juris.
Published Venice, Octavianus Scotus, 25 Dec. 1483.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO KJA56 .V63 1483
Annotations Lawrence Yerkes binding, blind-stamped calf. Illuminated opening initial with decoration above and below. Spaces with printed lower-case guide letters for capitals, supplied in blue (faded) and red.


Author Capreolus, Johannes, ca. 1380-1444.
Title Quaestiones in IV libros Sententiarum; seu, Libri IV defensionum theologiae Thomae Aquinatis. Liber I.
Published Venice, Octanianus Scotus, 1483. (Defensiones theologiae divi Thomae Aquinatis. Liber 1)
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX1749 .C3 1483
Annotations Lawrence Yerkes binding, quarter alum-tawed pigskin, oak boards. Leaf [A] recto has manuscript ink notes in Italian dated 1593. Spaces left for capital letters. Marginalia. Printer’s device in red.


Author Rolevinck, Werner, 1425-1502.
Title Fasciculus tempor[um] omnes antiquoru[m] chronicas complectens, incipit feliciter.
Published [Venice] : Erhardus Ratdolt Augustensis impressioni parauit, anno Salutis 1484, v. Calen. Iunii [28 May] Venetiis ... (Fasciculus temporum)
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Typography Lab FOLIO D21 .R64 1484
Annotations Manuscript title supplied on recto, leaf 1. Engraved capital initials. Marginalia.


Author Terence.
Title Comoediae. (Works. 1485)
Published Strassburg, Johann Prüss, ca. 1485.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA6755 .A2 1485
Annotations Comedies in Latin, with commentary surrounding. Marginalia throughout.


Author Textoris, Guillermus.
Title Sermo de passione Christi.
Published [Basel?, Michael Wenssler?, not after 26 Sept. 1486?]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BT430 .T4
Annotations Bound in vellum manuscript from antiphoner, with 4-line staves. Spaces left for capital letters, supplied in red throughout.


Author Sulpitius Verulanus, Joannes, 15th cent.
Title Commentariolus in Quintilianum de compositionis ratione.
Published Rome, Eucharius Silber, Oct. 22 (xi kal. Nouembris) 1487.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA6651 .S8
Annotations Spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters.


Author Pius II, Pope, 1405-1464.
Title Epistolae in pontificatu editae.
Published Milan, Antonius Zarotus, for Johannes Petrus Novariensis, Oct. 1487.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BX1308 .A4 1487
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters. Marginalia.


Title Problemata. (Problemata Alexandri Aphrodisiei. Latin.)
Published Venice, Antonius de Strata, de Cremona, 24 Nov. 1488, 18 Dec. 1488, 3 Jan. 1488/1489.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO PA3864.A3 A2 1489
Annotations Lawrence Yerkes binding 9/89, blind-stamped brown goat-skin over oak boards. Spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters.


Author Pius II, Pope, 1405-1464.
Title Historia Bohemica.
Published [Basel, Michael Furter?, ca. 1489]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection DB207 .P5 1489
Annotations Lawrence Yerkes binding, quarter alum-tawed goat, sprinkled paper over boards. Spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters.


Author Bertachini, Giovanni, b. ca. 1448.
Title De gabellis, tributis et vectigalibus.
Published Venice, Baptista de Tortis, 13 Mar. 1489.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO K349.3773 .B4 1489
Annotations Christopher Clarkson limp paper binding. Spaces left for capitals, not supplied. Marginalia throughout. Double columns of text, numbered in ink [1]—74. Verso of leaf C[6] is manuscript index. Printer’s device.


Title Scriptores historiae Augustae.
Published Venice, Joannes Rubeus Vercellensis, July 15, 1490.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO PA6139 .H7 1490
Annotations Early binding, half stamped morocco over spine, wooden boards with clasps. Vellum end papers. Fore-edge painted. Illuminated capital initial “O” with decoration above and below. Spaces left for capitals, supplied in red and blue, with pen-work decoration.


Author Rolevinck, Werner, 1425-1502.
Title Fasciculus te[m]po[rum] omnes antiquorum cronicas complecte[n]s. (Fasciculus temporum)
Published [Strasbourg : Johan Prüss, not before 1490]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection D21 .R64 1490
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with lower-case guide letters, capitals supplied in red, green. Marginalia. Printed fist indicators.


Author Oldrado da Ponte, d. 1335.
Title Consilia et quaestiones.
Published Venice, Bernardinus Stagninus de Tridino, June 18, 1490.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO K349.37 .O5 1490
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with lower-case guide letters.


Author Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20.
Title Epistolae.
Published Venice, Bernardinus Benalius, July 14, 1490.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BR65.J43 C6 1490
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with lower-case guide letters. Marginalia. Folios of text numbered in Arabic manuscript numerals 1-230, discontinued.


Title Canones Aurelii Augustini iuxta triplice[m] qua[m] edidit regulam omni statui modu[m] viuendi prestantes. (Canones iuxta regulam.)
Published Impressu[m]q[ue] Argentine [Strassburg] : Arte & impe[n]sis ... Martini Schott, 1490.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX2904 A2 1490
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with lower-case guide letters printed in spaces and margins, capitals supplied in red. Alphabetical register leaves Aa—[B6].


Author Bonatti, Guido, 13th cent.
Title Guido Bonatus de Forliuio, decem continens tractatus astronomie.(Decem tractatus astronomiae)
Published [Augsburg : Erhard Ratdolt, 26 Mar. 1491]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection QB26 .B65 1491
Annotations William Anthony binding 4-85, alum-tawed pigskin. Manuscript title page. Woodcut decorated initials and woodcut illustrations throughout.


Author Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514.
Title Liber chronicarum.
Published Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 12 July 1493.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO D17 .S35
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO D17 .S35
Annotations Special Collections copy, William Anthony binding, full maroon Super Chieftain goat, blind-stamped; box. Marginalia. Spaces left, no guide-letters, manuscript capitals not supplied, printed capitals supplied in black. Folios numbered “Foliii I—CCXCVIII.” Leaves not trimmed.


Author Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo.
Title Enarrationes in Psalmos.
Published Venice, Bernardinus Benalius, 4 Aug. 1493.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BS1429 .A76 1493
Annotations Pamela Spitzmueller binding 6/98, alum-tawed goat blind-tooled, with clasps. Previous binding preserved in box. Spaces left for larger and smaller capital letters, supplied in blue and red throughout, smaller spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters. Folios numbered with printed capital Roman numerals [I]—CCCLX. Signatures signed with printed Roman letters a—T.


Author Colonne, Guido delle, 13th cent.
Title Historia destructionis Troiae.
Published Strassburg, Printer of the 1483 Jordanus de Quedlinburg (Georg Husner), July 25 (ca. festum Sancti Jacobi), 1494.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA8320 1499
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters. [Thoroughly ugly modern fake marbled covers, with a leaf of orange marbled paper inserted as a fly-leaf.]


Author Eyb, Albrecht von, 1420-1475, comp.
Title Margarita poetica.
Published Basel, Johann Amerbach, 1495.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA3265 .E9 1495
Annotations Early limp vellum binding, front covers detached, sewing exposed. Manuscript fragment attached to leaf 1. Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters. Marginalia. Manuscript lining on rear cover.


Author Aristotle.
Title Ethica ad Nicomachum. (Nicomachean ethics. Latin)
Published [Paris] André Bocard for Jean Petit [ca. 1496-1500]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA3895.A3 E6 1510
Annotations Early limp vellum binding, ties broken; paste-downs and endpapers of Spanish printed text (unidentified). All edges stained red, fore-edge painted with title and decorations. Top edge and bottom edge branded.


Author Lupold, von Bebenburg, Bishop of Bamberg, d. 1362.
Title Germanorum veterum principum zelus et fervor in christianam religionem Deique ministros.
Published Basel, Johann Bergmann, de Olpe, May 15 (Idibus Maii) 1497.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO DD126.5 .L8
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters. Capitals supplied in red. Folios numbered with printed Roman numerals II—XXVII.


Author Brant, Sebastian, 1458-1521.
Title Das Narrenschiff. Latin.
Published Basel, Johann Bergmann, de Olpe, 1 Aug. (Kal. Aug.) 1497.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PT1509 .N34 1497
Annotations Modern binding, all edges gilt, original margins severely trimmed.


Author Sidonius Apollinaris, Saint, 431 or 2-ca. 487.
Title Epistolae et carmina.
Published Milan, Uldericus Scinzenzeler for Hieronymus de Asula and Johannes de Abbatibus, 4 May 1498.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO PA6694 .S7 1498
Annotations Printed title page, recto leaf 2. Engraved capital initials. Commentary enclosing text. Fore-edge painting enclosing title.


Author Schott, Peter, 1458-1490.
Title Lucubratiunculae.
Published Strassburg: Martin Schott, 2 Oct. (VI Nonas Oct.) 1498.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA8577.S24 L8
Annotations Folios numbered with printed Roman numerals I—CLXXXVII.


Author Angelo Carletti, 1411-1495.
Title Summa angelica de casibus conscientiae.
Published Strassburg (Argentine), Martin Flach, 15 Mar. 1498.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BX1757 .C37 1498
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters.


Author Platina, 1421-1481.
De honesta voluptate
Title Libellus Platine De honesta uoluptate ac ualitudine.
Published Diligenterq[ue] Bononiae : Impressum per Ioanne[m] Antonium Platonidem Benedictorum ..., 1499, die uero .xi. mensis Maii.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS Szathmary Collection TX711 .P55 1499
Annotations Pamela Spitzmueller binding 6/95, full leather (stained) with clasps. Previous binding fragments preserved in six encapsulations; Italian periodical Allegato N. 2—Maggio 1936; binder’s sketches. Printer’s device.


Title Epistolae diversorum philosophorum, oratorum, rhetorum. Greek.
Published Venice: Aldus Manutius, Romanus, I) [29] Mar. 1499; II) [not before 17 Apr. 1499]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA3487 .E4 1499
Annotations 16th-century binding, blind-stamped pigskin, with clasps, one original and one replaced by Lawrence Yerkes, 1989.


Title Gesta Romanorum.
Published Strassburg, Printer of the 1483 Jordanus de Quedlinburg (Georg Husner), Jan. 7-12, 1499.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA8320 1499
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters, smaller spaces left with printed lower-case guide letters. [Thoroughly ugly modern fake marbled covers, with a leaf of orange marbled paper inserted as a fly-leaf.]


Author Catholic Church.
Title Missale Bambergense.
Published Bamberg, Johann Pfeyl, May 29 (24 Kal. Jun.) 1499.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO BX2015.A3 B3
Annotations Early binding, clasps. Calendar printed in black and red. Manuscript capitals in red with white decorations. Leather tabs.


Author Albertus, Magnus, Saint, 1193?-1280.
Title De muliere forti.
Published Cologne, Heinrich Quentell, 7 May (Non. Mai.) 1499.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BS1465.3 .A4 1499
Annotations Lawrence Yerkes binding, brown leather over boards, blind-stamped. Leaf bbii mis-bound after bbiii. Decorated capital blue letter “L” with red pen-work. Alternating red and blue capital letters supplied, lower-case printed guide letters.


Author Landino, Cristoforo, 1424-1504.
Title [Disputationes Camaldulenses.]
Published [Venice, ca. 1500?]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection PA8540.L3 D5 1500
Annotations Large woodcut capital initial letter “E”, smaller woodcut capital “N” on leaf [ciiii] recto for Liber Secundus. Marginalia (trimmed).


Author Gaguin, Robert, 1433-1501.
Title Compendium de origine et gestis Francorum.
Published Paris, Thielman Kerver, for Durand Gerlier and Jean Petit, 13 Jan. 1500.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO DC60.8 .G2 1500
Annotations Early vellum binding, with sewing repairs. Early paper label on front cover. Early manuscript notes inside front cover. Printed capital letters in black for Tabula. Spaces left for larger capitals with lower-case printed guide letters. Printed capital letters in text.


Author Catholic church.
Title Book of Hours [Ces presentes heures a lusaig. de Tou: au long sans requerir].
Published [Paris, Philippe Pigouchet for Simon Vostre, ca. 1502]
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection BX2080.A2 1502
Annotations Printed on vellum.  Each page within historiated border.

 

 

 

Hardin Library for Health Sciences


Author Gerson, Jean, 1363-1429.
Title Tractatulus venerabilis M[a]g[ist]ri Joh[annis] Gerson, Cancellarij P[ar]isien[sis], De cognic[i]o[n]e castitatis [et] pollucionib[us] diurnis ; [Forma absoluc[i]onis sacramentalis eiusdem Magistri Joh[annis] Gerson]. (De cognitione castitatis et pollutionibus diurnis).
Published [Coloniae : Ulricus Zell, ca. 1470]
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book BX2230 .G47 1470
Annotations William Anthony binding, tawed goat spine, paper over boards, vellum tips; William Anthony paper enclosure. Previous covers preserved in enclosure.


Author Gerson, Jean, 1363-1429.
Title Incipit Tractatus de simplificac[i]o[n]e, stabilic[i]one seu mu[n]dificac[i]one cordis M[a]g[ist]ri Ioha[n]nis Gerson ... ; [Incipit Tractatus ali[us] eiusdem prefati magistri de directione seu rectitudine cordis ; Incipit Dyalogus de p[er]fectione cordis Venerabilis Magistri Ioha[n]nis Gerson in quo theologus loquit[ur] ad anima[m] [christ]ianam ; Venerabil[is] vir Magister Ioha[n]nes Gerson collegit in Lugduno anno d[omi]ni millesimo q[uad]rige[n]tesimo decimonono que[n]da[m] tractatu[m] que[m] intitulat Trigilogiu[m] astrologie theologisate, que[m] libru[m] scripsit Delphino vnico r[e]gis Fra[n]cie filio cui[us] p[ro]hemiu[m] sic incipit ; Opusculu[m] Ioh. de Gerson con[tra] sup[er]sticiosa[m] dieru[m] obseruac[i]onem finit feliciter ; Ioha[n]nes Gerson Aduersus doctrina[m] cui[us]dam medici in Mo[n]tepessulano sculpe[n]tis in numismate figuram leonis cu[m] certis caracterib[us] p[ro] curacione renu[m] finit feliciter [etcetera]].
Published [Cologne : Ulric Zell, ca. 1470]
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book BX2349 .G37 1470
Annotations Spaces left, occasional printed guides, rubricated in red throughout.


Title Pharetra doctorum et philosophorum.
Published [Strassburg : Johann Mentelin, ca. 1472]
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO AE2 .P53 1472
Annotations Large historiated capital “D” in blue, with white decoration and red penwork on leaf [1]. No guide letters.


Author Petrus, de Abano, ca. 1250-ca. 1315.
Title Conciliator differentiarum philosophorum et medicorum.
Published Venice: Gabriele de Pietro, for Thomas de Tarvisio, [after 5 Mar.] 1476.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO R128.6 .A2 1476
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, rubrication supplied in alternating red and blue.


Author Scot, Michael, ca. 1175-ca. 1234.
Title Incipit Liber phisionomiae / que[m] compilauit Michael Scotus ad preces D. Federici Romano[rum] I[m]peratoris. (Physionomia)
Published [Venice : Jacobus de Fivisano, Lunensis], 1477.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book BF840 .S36
Annotations Binding full brown morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, London. Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, rubrication supplied in red through leaf [d 6] verso.


Author Petrus, de Abano, ca. 1250-ca. 1315.
Title Expositio problematum Aristotelis.
Published [Venice] Johannes Herbort, de Seligenstadts, 25 Feb. 1482.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO B469.7 .A9 1482
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied


Author Qabs, Ab al-Saqr Abd al-Azz ibn Uthmn, fl. 980.
Title Libellus ysagogicus Abdilazi, id est servi gloriosi Dei, qui dicitur Alchabitius, ad magisterium iuditiorum astrorum / interpretatus a Ioanne Hispalensi ; scriptumque in eundem a Iohanne Saxonie editum utili serie connexum incipiunt. (Libellus isagogicus)
Published Venetijs : Impressum arte et diligentia Erhardi Ratdolt ..., 1485.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book BF1714.A6 Q3 1485
Annotations Woodcut capital initials. Painted plain initials. Marginalia trimmed.


Author Zerbis, Gabriele de, 1445-1505.
Title Gabrielis Zerbi Veronensis ad Innocentium VIII Pon. Max. Gerentocomia [i.e. Gerontocomia] feliciter incipit.
Published Impressum Rome : Per Eucharium Silber alias Franck, 1489, die ... xxvij me[n]sis Nouembris. (Gerontocomia)
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book RC952 .Z47 1489
Annotations Modern full mottled calf binding, all edges “spattered” with red and blue. Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied


Author Valesco, de Tarenta, fl. 1382-1418.
Title Practica, quae alias Philonium dicitur.
Published Lyons, Mathias Huss, 20 Nov. 1490.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO R128.6 .V34 1490
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied. Marginalia, fist indicators, severely trimmed.


Author Polcastro, Sigismondo, 1379?-1473.
Title Clarissimi philosophi ac medici Sigismondi de Porchastris q[uestio] de restauratio[n]e humidi feliciter incipit.
Published Impressum Venetijs : Per Peregrinum Bonon[iensem], die .xxv. mensis Ottobris, 1490. (De restauratione humidi)
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO R128.6 .P64 1490
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied. Bull’s-head watermark clearly visible on last leaf [A6].


Title Regimen sanitatis Salernitanum.
Published Strassburg [Printer of the 1483 Jordanus de Quedlinburg (Georg Husner)] 29 Dec. (In die sancti Thome Ca[n]tuarien[sis]) 1491.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) RA775 .R32 1491
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied.


Author Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374.
Title De remediis utriusque fortunae.
Published Cremona, Bernardinus de Misintis and Caesar Parmensis, 17 Nov. 1492.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO PQ4490 .D4 1492
Annotations Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied.


Author John, of Gaddesden, 1280?-1361.
Title Rosa Anglica practica medicine a capite ad pedes / [eme[n]datu[m] p[er] magistru[m] Nicolaum Scyllaciu[m] ... ].
Published Papie [Pavia] : Joannesantonius Birreta i[m]pressioni tradidit, 1492 die 24 Januarij.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO R128 .J65 1492
Annotations Marginalia. Folios numbered in printed Arabic numerals 1—173. Printer’s device.


Author Schedel, Hartmann, 1440-1514.
Title Liber chronicarum.
Published Nuremberg, Anton Koberger, 12 July 1493.
Location SPECIAL COLLECTIONS x-Collection FOLIO D17 .S35
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO D17 .S35
Annotations William Anthony binding, full alum-tawed pig, blind-stamped; Anthony & Associates 1983 for $1200. Spaces left for capital letters, no guide letters, capitals not supplied. Decorated printed capitals in black.


Author Mondino dei Luzzi, d. 1326.
Title Anatomia.
Published [Leipzig: Martin Landsberg, about 1493]
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book QM21 .M653 1493
Annotations Binding full maroon levant by Riviere & Son, all edges gilt. Marginalia throughout. Fist indicators.


Author Benedetti, Alessandro, ca. 1450-1512.
Title De obseruatione in pestilentia.
Published [Venice] : Impressum Uenetiis per Ioannem [et] Gregorium de Gregoriis, quarto Kale[n]das Augustas [29 July] 1493.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book RC171 .B45
Annotations Binding half-calf, marbled paper. Spaces left for capital letters, printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied. Marginalia.


Author Benedetti, Alessandro, ca. 1450-1512.
Title Collectiones medicinae.
Published [Venice: Joannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, ca. 1493]
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book R128.6 .B62
Annotations “Anthony & Associates 1983” binding. Typed binder’s note “Wash paper bind in linen $150.00.” Attached binder’s note: “Wash and deacidify paper—cover with tawed pig and linen paper sides, vellum tips. $200.00” dated 6-9-83. Anthony paper enclosure. Spaces left for capital letters, no guide letters, capitals not supplied.


Title Speculu[m] artis bene morie[n]di : de temptat[i]onibus, penis infernalibus interrogat[i]o[n]ibus agonisantium, et varijs orat[i]onibus pro illorum salute faciendis. Ars moriendi (Version beginning: Cum de praesentis exilii miseria mortis transitus)
Published [Cologne : Heinrich Quentell, ca. 1495]
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book BT825 .A7 1495
Annotations Binding cover papers from an edition of Fasciculus Temporum (?). Spaces left for capital letters. Marginalia. Leather tab on last leaf.


Author Scillacio, Niccolò, 15th cent.
Title Que in hoc libello continentur ... / [edita per magistru[m] Nicolau[m] Siculu[m] ...].
Published [Pavia : Joannes Andreas de Boscho, Michael and Bernardinus de Garaldis, ... 9 Martij 1496]
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book R128.6 .S4 1496
Annotations William Anthony binding, ¼ tawed pig, linen paper sidesm vellum tips, box, envelope, dated 4-25-85. Spaces left for capital letters with printed lower-case guide letters, capitals not supplied.


Author Rz, Ab Bakr Muammad ibn Zakary, 865?-925?
Title Contenta in hoc volumine. Liber Rasis ad Almansorem ; Diuisiones eiusdem ; Liber de iu[n]cturaru[m] egritudi[ni]bus eiusde[m] ; Liber de egritudinibus puero[rum] eiusde[m] ; Aphorismi ipsius ; Antidotarium quoddam ipsius ; Tractatus de preseruatio[n]e ab egritudine lapidis eiusdem ; Introductorium medicine eiusdem ; Liber de sectionibus [et] cauterijs [et] ve[n]tosis eiusdem : casus q[ui]da[m] qui ad manus eius p[er]ueneru[n]t ; Sinonima eiusdem : tabula omnium antidotorum in operibus Rasis contentorum ; De proprietatibus iuuamentis [et] nocumentis sexaginta animalium. Afforismi Rabi Moysi. Afforismi Damasceni. Liber secretorum .Y. ; Liber pronosticationis s[ecundu]m lunam in signis [et] aspectu planetarum .Y. ; Liber qui dicitur Capsula eburnea .Y. ; Liber de elementis siue de humana natura Hypocratis ; Liber de aere [et] aqua [et] regionibus .Y. ; Liber de farmacijs .Y. ; Liber de somnijs .Y. Libellus Zoar de cura lapidis. (Selections. Latin. 1497)
Published [Venice] : Mandato [et] expensis ... Octauiani Scoti ... per Bonetum Locatellum ..., 1497, die septimo me[n]sis Octobris.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO R128.3 .R37 1497
Annotations Author’s name in manuscript on bottom edge. Printed contents leaf [1]. Woodcut capital initials. Folios numbered with Arabic numerals 2-159. Manuscript notes leaf 91 verso, 92 recto, and additional notes throughout.


Author Montagnana, Bartholomaeus, 15th cent.
Title Consilia medica.
Published [Venice] Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 2 Aug. 1497.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO R128.6 .M63 1497
Annotations Previous owners’ bookplates. Printed title page with early manuscript notes. Woodcut capital initials. Marginalia. Fist indicators.


Author Celsus, Aulus Cornelius.
Title De medicina.
Published Venice, Philippus Pincius, for Benedictus Fontana, 6 May 1497.
Location HARDIN LIBRARY FOR HEALTH SCI Rare Book (Oversize) FOLIO R127 .C3 1497
Annotations Binding 18th-C half-calf, floral boards. Spaces left for capital letters with printed l