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Florence, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Panciatichiano 309

s. XVII. Or.: probably Italy. Prov.: Family Panciatichi since Niccolò Panciatichi in 1751; the Panciatichi library was aquired by the Biblioteca Palatina in Florence in 1859.

Paper, 115 f., a single hand.

Astrology: ‘Ex quodam manuscripto Ioviani Pontani De errantium qualitatibus et dominio’ (2r-27r); ‘Ex Stadii [Johannes Stadius] Tractatus de fixis’ (27v-31r); Ptolemaica (32r-90v); epitome of Gerolamo Cardano’s Liber duodecim geniturarum (91r-112v). Blank: 31v, 113-115.

Lit.I manoscritti Panciatichiani della Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze, II.1, Roma, 2003 [Indici e cataloghi. Nuova Serie, XV], 174-175.

32r‑90v

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‘Epitome comentariorum auctoris incerti nominis in Ptolemei de astrorum iudiciis libri 4. Duo sunt principia praecipua astronomicae scientiae. Primum est cognitio stellarum tam erraticarum quam fixarum — Haec autem dicta sufficiant circa explanationem quatuor librorum Ptolemei.’

= Commentary on the Quadripartitum (C.2.24). I, 32r-42r; II, 42r-59v; III, 60r-77r; IV, 77r-90r. No glosses.