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Author: Ketham, Johannes de, 15th century.

Title: Fasciculo de medicina.

Caption title as it appears: In comincia el dignissimo Fasiculo de medicina in volgare el quale tracta de tute le infirmitate del corpo humano & de la anotomia de quello : & multi altri tractati composti p[er] diuersi excelentissimi doctori con auctorita e testi prouadi : & prima la exposition del colore delle vrine e iudicio de quelle..

Publication:[Venice] : Sta[m]pito per Zuane & Gregorio di Gregorii, nel 1493 [i.e. 1493/1494].

Collation: [104] p. ; 32 cm. (folio).

General notes:

A translation by Sebastiano Manilio of Fasciculus medicinae.
Caption title from p. [4].
Colophon: "Qui finisce el Fasciculo de medicina vulgarizato per Sabastiano Manilio Romano e sta[m]pito per Zuane & Gregorio di Gregorii, nel M.cccclxxxxiii adi v februario in Venexia."
Woodcut illustrations throughout. Cf. Essling.
Capital spaces with guide-letters.
48 lines of text.
Signatures: a-h6 i4.

References:

Bibliotheca Walleriana, no. 86
BM 15th cent., V, p. 344
Essling, V.M. Bibliographie des livres à figures vénitiens, p. 107
Garrison-Morton (5th ed.), no. 363.1
Goff, no. K-17
IGI, no. 5300

Notes about NLM's copy:

Illustration on p. [3] hand colored.

Call number: WZ 230 K43fI 1494