Lilius, Zacharias: Orbis breviarium.

[Venice:  Johannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, ca. 1505]
4to.   A6 b-i8 K8 l-m8 n4.   [98] leaves.
ISTC il00220000;  GW M18353;  Goff L220;  BMC(It) p.378.

GIP number: L25
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Ferguson An-x.20 (see main library entry for this item )
Provenance: Antonio Seripando (1486-1531), Neapolitan humanist:  probable owner;  his library at his death passed to his brother, Girolamo Seripando;  see Laura Nuvoloni 'A book from Parrhasius’s library', Cambridge University Library Incunabula Project blog, 11 May 2010 (
Girolamo Seripando (1493-1563), theologian, General of the Congregation of S. Johannes ad Carbonariam, and Cardinal Legate at the Council of Trent:  inscription on n3v “.F. Hieronymi seripandi”;  his entire library gifted to the Augustinian convent of S. Johannes ad Carbonarium, Naples, in 1536.
Naples, Augustinian Hermits, S. Johannes ad Carbonariam:  inscription on A1r “Ad usu[m] S. Joannis ad Carbonaria[m]”.
George C. Harvey (d. before 1885):  armorial bookplate (Franks 13994-5) on front pastedown with manuscript date 1831;  “a gentleman long resident in Rome” according to the sale catalogue, Catalogue of the library of the late George C. Harvey ... (London: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 16 Jan. 1885);  lot 284, sold to Quaritch for £0.2.0 according to the annotated British Library copy of the sale catalogue - shelfmark S.C.S. 883(2);  the Bodleian copy of the auction catalogue has an annotation on the title-page noting that Harvey’s library was “left to his nephew, the Rev. H.A. Harvey of Ch. Ch., who sells them” - see Bod-inc, vol. 6, p. 2874.
Rev. Henry Auber Harvey (1824-1910), M.A., Christ Church, Oxford:  see above.
Bernard Quaritch (1819-1899), bookseller, London:  acting as John Ferguson's agent.
John Ferguson (1837-1916), Professor of Chemistry, University of Glasgow:  purchased via Quaritch;  Ferguson’s acquisition date on Harvey bookplate “19 Jan. 1885” and his brief bibliographical note on front free endpaper.
University of Glasgow:  Ferguson collection purchase, 1921.
Binding: 19th-century half parchment, buff paper-covered boards, gilt leather title label.   Size:  200 x 153 mm.
Leaf size: 195 x 142 mm.
Annotations: Leaves foliated in ink in an early hand (many leaf numbers cropped by binder).
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

Bookplate in Lilio, Zacharia: Orbis breviarium