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Clarissimi uiri Hyginii Poeticon astronomicon opus utilissimum foeliciter incipit

Label
Clarissimi uiri Hyginii Poeticon astronomicon opus utilissimum foeliciter incipit
Title
Clarissimi uiri Hyginii Poeticon astronomicon opus utilissimum foeliciter incipit
Title variation
Poeticon astronomicon
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Summary
Second illustrated ed. of an astrological and mythographical work by Hyginus, enumerating the principal stars of the constellations according to the legends of the poets
Member of
Cataloging source
JPG
Citation location within source
  • 3473
  • *9062b
  • H-561
  • 5:289
  • 262:515
Citation source
  • Sander
  • Hain
  • Goff
  • BM 15th cent.
  • NUC pre-1956
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Clarissimi uiri Hyginii Poeticon astronomicon opus utilissimum foeliciter incipit
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Caption title
  • Imprint from colophon, which reads: "Anno salutifere incarnationis millesimo quadringentesimo octogesimo quinto mensis Ianuarii die uigesima secunda. Impressum est pr[a]esens opusculu[m] per Erhardu[m] Radtolt de Augusta. Venetiis."
  • Edited by Jacobus Sentinus who contributed two sets of Latin verses printed on p. [110]-[111], and Joannes Lucilius Santritter
  • Printed in round roman type
  • Woodcuts: text illustrated with 41 woodcuts (mostly from the first ed. of 1482), including a new full-page diagram of the spheres, and pictorial representations of the planets, constellations, and signs of the Zodiac (the Scorpio woodcut has been replaced with a reversed copy); white vine foliated initials, including three 11-line initials
  • Signatures: a-g8
Dimensions
22 cm (4to)
Extent
[112] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: 19th-century half-vellum and gray pastepaper boards; blue, red, and black marbled endpapers. Ms. note in an early [16th-century?] hand on recto of first leaf: "Tratatum de spera et de figuris et planetis et de imaginibus"; ownership inscription and purchase note in same hand on verso of last leaf; ms. marginal annotations. Bookplate of Carl W. Jones, Minneapolis newspaperman and magic enthusiast, with his name and his symbol--the ankh--printed in olive green. Purchase, Laurence, Witten, 1983.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)79696373
  • ucoclc79696373
Label
Clarissimi uiri Hyginii Poeticon astronomicon opus utilissimum foeliciter incipit
Publication
Note
  • Caption title
  • Imprint from colophon, which reads: "Anno salutifere incarnationis millesimo quadringentesimo octogesimo quinto mensis Ianuarii die uigesima secunda. Impressum est pr[a]esens opusculu[m] per Erhardu[m] Radtolt de Augusta. Venetiis."
  • Edited by Jacobus Sentinus who contributed two sets of Latin verses printed on p. [110]-[111], and Joannes Lucilius Santritter
  • Printed in round roman type
  • Woodcuts: text illustrated with 41 woodcuts (mostly from the first ed. of 1482), including a new full-page diagram of the spheres, and pictorial representations of the planets, constellations, and signs of the Zodiac (the Scorpio woodcut has been replaced with a reversed copy); white vine foliated initials, including three 11-line initials
  • Signatures: a-g8
Dimensions
22 cm (4to)
Extent
[112] p. (last p. blank)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: 19th-century half-vellum and gray pastepaper boards; blue, red, and black marbled endpapers. Ms. note in an early [16th-century?] hand on recto of first leaf: "Tratatum de spera et de figuris et planetis et de imaginibus"; ownership inscription and purchase note in same hand on verso of last leaf; ms. marginal annotations. Bookplate of Carl W. Jones, Minneapolis newspaperman and magic enthusiast, with his name and his symbol--the ankh--printed in olive green. Purchase, Laurence, Witten, 1983.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)79696373
  • ucoclc79696373

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