Molitoris, Ulricus: De lamiis et phitonicis mulieribus.

[Reutlingen:  Johann Otmar, not before 10 Jan. 1489]
4to.   a-b8 c-d6.   [28] leaves, the final blank.
Woodcuts.
ISTC im00795000;  Goff M795;  BMC II 587;  Bod-inc M-302.
 

Shelf-mark: Sp Coll Ferguson An-y.34 (see main library entry for this item)
Provenance: Nicolas Yemeniz (1783-1871), silk manufacturer and bibliophile, Lyon:  book label on front free endpaper with engraving of two sides of a “coin”, the obverse showing a lion between the letters “LVG” and “DVN”, the reverse showing the monogram “YEMENIZ”, with the pencil number “973” between the two;  item 973 “Exemplaire non rogné” in the sale catalogue 'Catalogue de la bibliothèque de M. N Yemeniz' (Paris: 1867).
C. Kelly (19th century):  pencil inscription on rear pastedown “Perfect C Kelly 10/11/72”.
Hodgson & Co., booksellers, London:  sold book to John Ferguson, 1911 (see below).
John Ferguson (1837-1916), Professor of Chemistry, University of Glasgow:  Ferguson’s acquisition note in pencil on front pastedown “JF 17. Oct. 1911” and his source on rear pastedown “Hodgson & Co.”
University of Glasgow:  Ferguson collection purchase, 1921.
Binding: 19th-century buff paper boards;  blue paper spine;  manuscript title label on spine.  Size:  207 x 147 mm.
Leaf size: 200 x 143 mm.
Annotations: Signature bij (which is not printed) supplied in ink in an early hand;  two early inscriptions on a1r, one obliterated, the other so faded as to be illegible;  numerous 19th-century numbers and price codes in pencil on front and rear pastedowns.
Decoration: None.
Imperfections: None.

Woodcut illustration in Molitoris, Ulricus: De lamiis et phitonicis mulieribus