Libro per brevem; [manuscript] :; apprend[ere] le discipline mattemat[iche] con varii discorsi delle scienze indovinatorie, ricavati da varii autori, con diversi giudizi astrolog[ici] ... [etc.]. - Colenda Digital Repository
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Libro per brevem; [manuscript] :; apprend[ere] le discipline mattemat[iche] con varii discorsi delle scienze indovinatorie, ricavati da varii autori, con diversi giudizi astrolog[ici] ... [etc.].

Title:
Libro per brevem [manuscript] : apprend[ere] le discipline mattemat[iche] con varii discorsi delle scienze indovinatorie, ricavati da varii autori, con diversi giudizi astrolog[ici] ... [etc.].
Abstract:
Divided into two books, with the first on mathematics and judicial astrology and the second book concerning palmistry. Includes an introduction by the compiler (f. 2r) and a table of contents (f. 2v-4v).
Description:
Purchased with support from the B. H. Breslauer Foundation.
Format:
154 leaves : paper; 297 x 210 (265 x 160) mm. bound to 310 x 217 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn898476133; (OCoLC)898476133; (PU)6293488-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Italian, with some Latin.
Provenance:
Formerly owned by Charles Rainsford (British army officer, fellow of the Royal Society, and alchemist); bequeathed by Rainsford to Hugh Percy, Second Duke of Northumberland.; Owned by the 2nd through 12th Dukes of Northumberland, ms. 574, Alnwick Castle, Northumberland, 1809-2014 (bookplate, inside upper cover; stamps throughout).; Sold at auction at Sotheby's (London), 15 July 2014, as part of Lot 411.
Publisher:
[Florence], [after 1689]
Subject:
Astrology.; Divination.; Mathematics -- Early works to 1800.; Occultism -- Early works to 1800.; Palmistry -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Compendiums.; Diagrams.; Drawings.; Volvelles.; Manuscripts, Italian; 17th century.; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Rainsford, Charles,; Northumberland, Hugh Percy,
Call Number:
Oversize Ms. Codex 1663
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts