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Ptolemaeus

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Basel, Jacobus Parcus, 1550

Title page: ‘Guidonis Bonati Foroliviensis mathematici de astronomia tractatus X, universum quod iudiciariam rationem nativitatum, aeris, tempestatum, attinet, comprehendentes. Adiectus est Cl<audii> Ptolemaei Fructus cum commentariis utilissimis Georgii Trapezuntii. Basileae, anno M.D.L.’

Astrology: Nicolaus Pruckner, letter ‘Generoso domino Gulielmo Pageto, baroni et regio contrarollario, domino suo s.’ ([†1]v); chapter index of Bonatti (†2r-[†8]r); Guido Bonatti, Liber introductorius ad iudicia stellarum, Books I-VI (I/1-848); Ptolemaica (II/1-62).

Lit. VD16 B 6552

Exemplar Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Res/2 Astr.p. 6 m

II/1‑62

‘Cl<audii> Ptolemaei Centiloquium sive Aphorismi a Georgio Trapezuntio ex Graeco in Latinum versi et commentariis illustrati. (3) [preface] Georgius Trapenzuntius Alfonso regi Arragonum Neapoli et Siciliae S. D. Librum Claudii Ptolemaei mihi (Alfonse rex inclyte) traductum quem vulgo Centiloquium ipse fructum appellat… (5) [text] Cl<audii> Ptolemaei aphorismi. Prooemium. Iam pridem perutiles ad praevidendum operationes stellarum, o Syre, quas in hoc composito mundo efficiunt exposuimus… (6) Aphorismus I. Abs te et a scientia, non est enim possibile ut huius scientiae professor particulares rerum ideas praevideat… (7) [comm.] Abs te, inquit, hoc est a quadam insita vi animi et ingenio et a scientia naturae stellarum praecognitio fit — (60) [text] … Sin vero non moventur hostis indigena erit. [comm.] … ut sicut raro apparent, sic inconsueta significare videantur. Finis.’

= Pseudo-Ptolemy, Centiloquium (tr. George of Trebizond) (B.1.7), with text and commentary in alternating sequence.