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Ptolemaeus

Arabus et Latinus

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Leipzig, Joannes Steinman, 1582

Title page:

‘P. Ovidii Nasonis Fastorum libr<i> VI, Tristium libr<i> V, De ponto libr<i> IIII, Dirae in Ibin, Halieuticon fragmentum. Ex postrema Iacobi Micylli recognitione et recensione nova Gregorii Bersmani cum eiusdem notationibus. 1582. Lipsiae. Cum privilegio.’

Last page:

‘Lipsiae, imprimebat Ioannes Steinman, anno M.D.XXCII.’

Classics: Gregorius Bersmanus, dedicatory letter (ǁ2r-ǁ5v) and other introductory material (ǁ[6]r-ǁ[8]r); Ovid, Fasti (1-174), with notes (175-213); letter to the reader (214); ‘Calendarius vetus Romanum…’ (215-222); ‘De veterum dierum ratione’ (223-240); ‘De ratione interkalandi…’ (241-251); ‘Calendarium ex L. G. Giraldo et aliis compilatum…’ (252-266); Ptolemaica (267-286); Ovid, Tristia and De ponto (289-649); ‘Catalogus aquatilium ex Plinii Naturalis historiae libri XXXII capite ultimo’ (650-652).

Lit.

VD16 O 1544

Exemplar

Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, a.lat.a.1004 a

267‑286

‘Cl<audii> 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. Finis.’