Albertus Magnus [pseudo-]: Secreta mulierum et virorum (cum commento).
[Strassburg: Heinrich Knoblochtzer, ca. 1483]
4to. a-e8 f6.  leaves, the first and last blank.
ISTC ia00305000; Goff A305; BMC I 89; GW 727.
|Shelf-mark:||Sp Coll Ferguson Ah-b.24 (see main library entry for this item)|
|Provenance:||Josef Bonaventura Holzinger (1835-1912), lawyer and botanist, Graz: circular bookplate on front pastedown “Biblioth. Dris J.B. Holzinger”.
Jacques Rosenthal (1854-1937), bookseller, Munich: sold book to John Ferguson.
John Ferguson (1837-1916), Professor of Chemistry, University of Glasgow: purchased 11 Dec. 1905 according to Ferguson’s acquisition note on front pastedown; Ferguson’s note of his supplier on rear pastedown “J. Rosenthal”.
University of Glasgow: Ferguson collection purchase, 1921.
|Binding:||Germany, 19th-century half vellum, dark green paper-covered boards. Size: 202 x 150 mm.|
|Leaf size:||197 x 145 mm.|
|Annotations:||Frequent 16th-century marginal annotations mainly extracting keywords; frequent “nota” marks, pointing hands and underlining; cropped early inscription on a2r; bound in at rear of the volume are four leaves with tête de boeuf watermark (similar to C.M. Briquet, 'Les filigranes', vol. 4, nos 14871-5) - the first two contain extracts from Ovid’s 'Fasti' written in a 16th-century German hand, the last two are blank; various bibliographical references in a 19th-century German hand on front endpapers.|
|Imperfections:||Wanting the first and final blank leaves.|