Albertus Magnus [pseudo-]: Liber aggregationis, seu Liber secretorum de virtutibus herbarum, lapidum et animalium quorundam.
Add: De mirabilibus mundi.
Augsburg: Johann Schaur, 29 Aug. 1496.
4to. a-b8 c-e6.  leaves.
ISTC ia00263000; Goff A263; BMC II 393; GW 628.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Ferguson Ai-a.28 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Provenance:||Ernst Heinrich Friedrich Meyer (1791-1858), Professor of Botany, Königsberg: signature on front free endpaper “E. Meyer 1840”.
Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius (1794-1868), German botanist and explorer: book label on front pastedown.
J.B. Holzinger (fl. 1882): circular bookplate on front pastedown “Biblioth. Dris J.B. Holzinger” (obscuring an ink inscription).
Jacques Rosenthal (1854-1937), bookseller, Munich: sold book to John Ferguson; extract from a German bookseller’s printed catalogue (item 12) mounted on front pastedown - probably from a Rosenthal catalogue.
John Ferguson (1837-1916), Professor of Chemistry, University of Glasgow: Ferguson’s pencil acquisition note on front pastedown “John Ferguson 11. Dec. 1905” and his note of his supplier on rear pastedown “J. Rosenthal”.
University of Glasgow: Ferguson collection purchase, 1921.
|Binding:||Germany, 19th-century cream paper-covered boards; manuscript spine title; small paper label on front cover with manuscript number ‘12’. Size: 202 x 146 mm.|
|Leaf size:||197 x 141 mm.|
|Annotations:||Textual correction on a2r; single marginal annotation on a3r; occasional underlining.|