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Venice, Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, lat. VIII.67 (3438)

s. XVex.

Paper, 150 f., a single neat hand.

Ptolemaica (single text). Blank: 150v.

Lit. J. Valentinelli, Bibliotheca manuscripta ad S. Marci Venetiarum. Codices MSS. Latini, IV, Venezia, 1871, 251 (XI.65).

1r‑150r

‘Ioannis Ioviani Pontani liber primus commentationum in centum sententiis Ptolemei ad ill<ustrem> principem Federicum ducem Urbini feliciter incipit. [preface] Tametsi publicarum rerum administratio, bellique gerendi cura deterrere me iure possent, Federice dux fortissime… (2r) [text] Textus Ptolemei. A te et a scientia, fieri enim nequit ut qui sciens est particulares rerum formas pronunciet… [comm.] Commentum Pontani. Nec medici, nec moralis philosophi sola est cognitio, sed quaedam etiam operatio — (145r) [text] … sin non moventur provincialis hostis erit. Rubrica (?). [comm.] … tum stellarum radii vel trahentes eas, vel impellentes pro qualitate aspectus et virium efficatia.’

= Pseudo-Ptolemy, Centiloquium (tr. Giovanni Pontano) (B.1.9). A few marginal notes and corrections by the scribe.