Title from incipit, p. . Imprint from colophon, p. . Editio princeps. Edited by B. Fontius in collaboration with F. Saxettus. Signatures: pi⁶ a⁴ b-i⁶ l-z⁶ & ⁶ 2a-2g⁶ 2h⁴ A⁸ ; leaves 2h₁ and 2h₂ missigned hhii and hhiii respectively. GoffC-365 GW6456 Editio princeps. Osler Library has two copies. (B.O. 286) 1st copy: Sm. folio; sigs. A8; [B]6 a4 b-i6 l6 m-z6 &6 aa-gg6 hh4; 196 leaves (one blank); 34 lines; roman characters of 2 sizes; (Firenze, press iv, types, 2, 3); old MS. foliation; headlines (book-nos.); capital spaces with guide-letters. (B.O. 286) 1st copy: 1a; PRIMO LIBRO CORNELII CELSI.//DE MEDICINA HAEC CONTINENTVR://7b. l. 37; FINIT TABVLA. // 9b; BARTHOLOMEVS [sic] FRONTIVS SAXETTOSVO.S.//10a; CORNELII CELSI DE MEDICINA LIBER INCIPIT // 196b [Colophon]; CORNELII CELSI DE MEDICI//NA LIBER FINIT FLOREN//TIAE A NICOLAOIM//PRESSVSANNO//SALVTIS M//CCCCL//XXV//III//. (B.O. 286) 1st copy: Hain-C *4835. Proctor 6116. B.M. Bodl. Inc. Med. 147. Leaf A8 (blank) missing. Pellechet (her no. 3464) wrongly gives 204 leaves. Sig. on gg1 omitted in this copy. Last sheet numbered hh 2-5. Quire 1 misbound before quire i. (B.O. 286) 1st copy: Hain and Pellechet give BARTHOLOMAEVS on leaf 9b. The smaller type occurs in the table only. Initials inserted in dull red ink. MS. additions in margins, partly cut away. This is the editio princeps of Celsus. On this and other copies bought by Sir W. Osler, or coming under his notice, see 7243, p.17, and his MS. notes in no. 7121,ii,p.399. (B.O. 287) Second copy, with the following variations: Quire A (table, with the blank leaf) bd. an dnd. Leaves i 3-4 missing ; leaf ggI properly signed. BARTHOLOMEVS in dedicatory epistle ; illegible library stamp placed near colophon. Wide marg, w. ; a few M.S. additions. Bt. in Italy (unbound) for two Pounds 10s,od suathquently illuminated in gold and colours for Sir W. Osler: and bd. in leer by Maltby, Oxford, 1923. See also note to no. 286.