Michael Scotus: Liber physiognomiae.

[Toulouse:  Henricus Mayer, between 1486 and 1488]
4to.   a-h8.   [64] leaves.   a2 signed “a.”, a3 signed “a.ii.”, and thereafter only the first and third leaves of each quire are signed e.g. “b”, “b.ii.”   
ISTC im00556500;  GW M23299;  BMC VIII 358 (IA. 42442).

GIP number: M39
Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Ferguson Al-b.54 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: H. Guyon (fl. 1625):  inscription on a1r “Ex Libris H. Guyon S.T.D. aggr[eg.] 1625” and a similar inscription on the inner margin of a4r.
Anatole Claudin (1833-1906), bookseller, Paris:  sold book to John Ferguson.
John Ferguson (1837-1916), Professor of Chemistry, University of Glasgow:  purchased 29 Nov. 1884 according to Ferguson’s pencil acquisition note on front pastedown “JF 29. xi. 84” and note of his supplier "Claudin" on rear pastedown.
University of Glasgow:  Ferguson collection purchase, 1921.
Binding: France, 19th-century marbled paper-covered boards, cloth spine;  red-edged leaves.   Size:  194 x 129 mm.
Leaf size: 186 x 122 mm.
Annotations: Underlining on a8;  initial “D” supplied in brown ink on b2r in place of absent guide-letter.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

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