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Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, O.III.31

s. XVex. Or.: perhaps the University of Cracow (see f. 5r). Prov.: Remigius Faesch, 1595-1667 (f. 5r).

Paper, 59 f., a single hand (except for additions f. 57r-58r).

Astrology: ‘Liber continens canonem magistri Alberti de Pruzaff super nativitates et iudicia… (5r-18v), including Ptolemaica (5r-5v); ‘Capitulum primum in verificanda figura celi omnium geniturarum. Nunc ad secreciora et nobiliora huius…’ (23r-56v); tables of essential dignities and degrees (57r-58r, added by another hand). Blank: 1-4 (except note f. 4r: ‘De nativitatibus’, perhaps by the scribe), 19-22, 58v-59v.

Lit. M. Markowski, Astronomica et astrologica Cracoviensia ante annum 1550, Firenze, 1990, 287.

5r‑5v

‘Liber continens canonem magistri Alberti de Pruzaff super nativitates et iudicia, coll<e>ctium (!) in universitate Cracoviensi. Primus de rectificatione etc. Circulum pro exitu geniture ab utero iuxta verbum Pto<lomei> 51 rectificare. Sit Tempus datum cuiuspiam geniture — in tabula a tempore sequente.’