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Ptolemaeus

Arabus et Latinus

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Venice, in aedibus haeredum Aldi et Andreae Soceri, 1533

Title page:

‘Cla<udii> Ptolemaei Inerrantium stellarum significationes per Nicolaum Leonicum e Graeco translatae. XII Romanorum menses in veteribus monimentis Romae reperti. Sex priorum mensium digestio ex sex Ovidii Fastorum libris excerpta. P. Ovidii Nasonis Fastorum lib<ri> VI, Tristium lib<ri> V, De ponto lib<ri> IIII, In Ibin, Ad Liviam. Aldus.’

Last page:

‘Venetiis in aedibus haeredum Aldi et Andreae Soceri mense Decembri M.D.XXXIII.’

Classics: Ptolemaica (I/2r-11r); Romanorum menses in veteribus monimentis Romae reperti (I/11v-17r); Sex priorum mensium digestio ex sex Ovidii Fastorum libris excerpta (I/17v-21v); Ovid’s Fasti and other works (II/1r-227v).

Lit.

EDIT16: CNCE 27209

Exemplar

Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, A.lat.a.991-3

I/2r‑11r

‘Cla<udii> Ptolemaei inerrantium stellarum significationes per Nicolaum Leonicum e Graeco translatae. Ianuarius. K<al>. Sol elevari incipit, longiusculi fiunt dies, Aquila et Corona occidunt, tempestatemque efficiunt. IIII. Sol magis ascendit, Cancri medium occidit, ventique ponunt — (December) XI. Aquila exoritur vesperi. X. Capella matutino emergit. Reliquum deficit.’