Mensa philosophica.

[Cologne:  Johann Guldenschaff, ca. 1485]
4to.   a6 b-f8 g6 h-l8 m-n6.   [96] leaves.
ISTC im00493000;  GW M22810;  Goff M493;  BMC I 258 (IA. 4308);  BSB-Ink M-328.

GIP number: M29
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Ferguson Am-z.45 (see main library entry for this item)
Note: Two sets of blind impressions of type on a1 - one of six, the other of seven lines. 
Provenance: Johann Ludwig von Hagen (1580-1654), theologian:  inscription on a1r (title-page) “Joannes ludovicus Ab Hagen 1625”.
John Ferguson (1837-1916), Professor of Chemistry, University of Glasgow:  source unknown - without Ferguson’s usual acquisition note.
University of Glasgow:  Ferguson collection purchase, 1921. 
Binding: England, 20th-century.  Rebound by Douglas Cockerell and Son, Aug. 1966, in quarter parchment with black ink spine title, marbled paper sides, replacing damaged paper covers;  four early parchment index tabs preserved;  binder’s note tipped onto rear pastedown.   Size:  217 x 151 mm. 
Leaf size: 209 x 143 mm.
Annotations: Brief 17th-century annotations on c1r, e4v and e6r;  occasional underlining on e6r, m1r, m4v and m5v.
Decoration: None. 
Imperfections: None. 

Title-page of Mensa philosophica