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Cracow, Biblioteka Jagiellońska, 1917

s. XVex (1492 for f. 84-97, cf. f. 97r: ‘Finis harum tabularum resolutarum 1492’; star table verified 1495 f. 111v-113r (cf. f. 113r). Or.: University of Cracow. Prov.: Petrus Tomicki (d. 1535), Bishop of Cracow, who bequeathed the MS to the College of Theologians of the University of Cracow (cf. f. 1r: ‘1536. Reverendissimus dominus Petrus Thomicius [Petrus Tomicki] episcopus Cracoviensis collegio theologorum legavit’).

Paper, I+117 f. (new foliation, which replaces the old pagination used by Wisłocki, Rosińska and Markowski), several hands.

Astronomy and astrology: astronomical notes (Ir-Iv); Tabule resolute (1r-68v); astronomical notes (69v); Petrus Gaszowiec, Tabule auree (70r-77v), with canons (78r-83r); Johannes de Glogau, Canones Tabularum resolutarum (84r-97r); astronomical diagram ‘Theorica Solis’ (98r); astronomical tables, incompletely filled (99r-100r); ‘In questionibus astrologicis quivis (?) sit varia consideracio hec tamen est generalis…’ (100v-103ra); ‘Generales in naturis planetarum significaciones quantum ad aeris mutacionem Albumazar, differentia septima, tractatus quarti: Qualitas active planete…’ (104ra-109vb); astronomical table (110v); star table verified 1495 (111v-113r); astronomical diagram, incomplete (113v); ‘Luna cogitus et plenilunium quam utriusque aspectus tum inter se tum cum reliquis planetis…’ (114r-114v); ‘De mutacione aeris. Si quis igitur aeris mutaciones prescire voluerit nosce eum oportet quatuor anni tempora…’ (114v-115v); ‘Electiones in iniciis operum. Saturni coniunctio cum Luna…’ (115v); astronomical table (116r); ‘Si quis nascetur cum saturnus dominetur audax…’ (116v); Ptolemaica (117r); ‘Pro intelleccione huius dantur due regule…’ (117v). Blank: 69r, 83v, 97v, 98v, 103v, 110r, 111r.

Lit. W. Wisłocki, Katalog rękopisόw Biblioteki Uniwersystetu Jagiellońskiego, II, Krakόw, 1881, 458; G. Rosińska, Scientific Writings and Astronomical Tables in Cracow. A Census of Manuscripts Sources (xivth-xvith Centuries), Wrocław-Warszawa, 1984, 555 (index); M. Markowski, Astronomica et astrologica Cracoviensia ante annum 1550, Firenze, 1990, 304.

117r

‘Circulum pro exitu geniture ab utero iuxta verbum Ptholomei rectificate. Sit tempus datum genitura cuiuspiam in anno, die, hora — figura celi constituatur que erat finaliter verificata (?).’