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Ptolemaeus

Arabus et Latinus

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New Haven, Yale University – Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 1150

s. XVex.

Or.:

Italy.

Paper, 8 f., a single hand.

Computus and astronomy: kalendarium ‘Descriptio subsequenti kalendarii. Ad huius infra scripte tabule sive kalendarii indagationem…’ (1r-7v); Ptolemaica (8r-8v).

Lit.

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8r‑8v

‘Vita Ptholomei Pheludiani mathematici. Quidam princeps nomine Albuguafe in libro suo quem scientiarum electionem et verborum nominavit — considerantibus picturas, que cum a longe videntur placent, proprinque vero non dulcescunt.’

= Ptolemy, Almagesti (tr. Gerard of Cremona) (A.1.2)

. Translator’s preface only. No glosses.