Albertus Magnus [pseudo-]: Liber aggregationis, seu Liber secretorum de virtutibus herbarum, lapidum et animalium.
[Cologne: Cornelis de Zierikzee, ca. 1499-1500]
4to. [a]-b6 (only b1 and b3 signed).  leaves.
ISTC ia00264000; Goff A264; GW 618.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Ferguson Ai-a.11 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Variant:||[a1r], line 2 of title: “lapidum et . de” not as GW “lapidum . et de”.|
|Note:||On [a1r] blind impressions of five lines of type; on b6r a blind impression of one line of type, consisting of the letter “o” repeated.|
|Provenance:||Georg Franz Burkhard Kloss (1787-1854), physician, Frankfurt: book label “Georgius Kloss, M.D. Francofurti ad Moenum” on front pastedown; pencil note on Kloss book label by John Ferguson “Cat. No. 66?” - confirmed as lot 66 in 'Catalogue of the library of Dr. Kloss, of Franckfort a M. ... ' (London: Sotheby, 1835).
George Pyper Johnston (d. 1938), bibliographer and bookseller, 33 George Street, Edinburgh: see below.
John Ferguson (1837-1916): ‘JF Glasgow May 25 1887 G.P. Johnston’ in pencil on front pastedown.
University of Glasgow: Ferguson collection purchase, 1921.
|Binding:||Germany, 19th-century half brown calf, brown and green marbled boards; red leather title label on front cover lettered in gold. Size 202 x 130 mm.|
|Leaf size:||196 x 123 mm.|
|Annotations:||16th-century marginal annotations in Latin in two hands (many cropped by binder); pointing hands in margins of [a6r] and b4v.|
|Decoration:||Title on [a1r] washed in red; some initials supplied in brown ink; paragraph marks and underlining in brown ink.|