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Ptolemaeus

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Boncompagni, 219

s. XVIIIin (1717). Or.: copied on the autograph MS in Paris (probably BnF, lat. 7263, see) for Pope Clement XI. Prov.: Baldassarre Boncompagni (1821-1894); lost since it was sold by Boncompagni’s heirs in 1898.

Paper, 404 f. numbered 1-208 and 204-399, 370x295mm.

Ptolemaica (single text), except for a copy of the letter by Camille Le Tellier de Louvois of 1717 (5r), which is also preserved in BnF, lat. 7263 (see) (f. 5).

Lit. E. Narducci, Catalogo di manoscritti ora posseduti da D. Baldassarre Boncompagni, Roma, 1892, 133-134; M. Folkerts, R. B. Thomson, Boncompagni Manuscripts: Present Shelfmarks, Beta Version 1.8 (May 2013) available online, 22.

5‑391

‘Theonis Alexandrini in Claudii Ptolemaei μεγάλην σύνταξιν commentarius latine versus a Ioan<no> Bapt<ista> Theophilo Urbinate, ex eius autographo, quod in Bibliotheca Regia Parisiensi servatur, accurate descriptus a<nno> d<omini> MDCCXVII. Frequentibus auditorum exortationibus impulsus. Persepe ab auditoribus admonitus, m<i> Epifani fili angulus eorundem erit 25. 21. 33.’