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The Resource Coeliloquium morale P. fratris Alberti de Marchesiis de Cottigno la Ordinis Minoru[m] de Obserua[n]tia artiu[m] ac sacrae theologiae lectoris peritiss

Coeliloquium morale P. fratris Alberti de Marchesiis de Cottigno la Ordinis Minoru[m] de Obserua[n]tia artiu[m] ac sacrae theologiae lectoris peritiss

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Coeliloquium morale P. fratris Alberti de Marchesiis de Cottigno la Ordinis Minoru[m] de Obserua[n]tia artiu[m] ac sacrae theologiae lectoris peritiss
Title
Coeliloquium morale P. fratris Alberti de Marchesiis de Cottigno la Ordinis Minoru[m] de Obserua[n]tia artiu[m] ac sacrae theologiae lectoris peritiss
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Language
lat
Summary
Astronomical treatise by Fra Alberto de Marchesi, a Franciscan theologian from Cottignola, writing in the wake of the raging controversy over predestination and free will incited by Pico della Mirandola's attack on astrology.
Cataloging source
CUD
Citation location within source
  • p. 415
  • M-540
  • 4215
Citation source
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Adams
  • Sander
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
Marchesi attempts to reconcile the astral harmony of the spheres with the moral teachings of the Catholic Church, and uses Old Testament, classical, and Arabic cosmographic sources to argue their compatibility with the Catholic concept of the cosmos
Label
Coeliloquium morale P. fratris Alberti de Marchesiis de Cottigno la Ordinis Minoru[m] de Obserua[n]tia artiu[m] ac sacrae theologiae lectoris peritiss
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Publication
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  • Signatures: [maltese cross]-2[maltese cross]8 a-z8 [et]8 [con]8 [rum]8 2a8 2b6
  • Woodcuts: title within ornamental cartouche decorated with leafy branches and ribbons; small white ornamental initials on black criblé background; text illustrated throughout with 55 small astronomical drawings and diagrams of planetary orbits, and twelve larger illustrations of the signs of the zodiac, pointed with the stars of their constellations
  • Printed in gothic type; printed marginal references and numbers
  • Errata: recto of leaf 222
  • Includes index
  • Not in Houzeau & Lancaster
Dimensions
22 cm (4to)
Extent
[16], 222 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: t.p. hand-colored in gold, blue, green, red, and tan by a contemporary hand. Old limp vellum binding, recased; new endpapers. Ownership inscription of the Augustinians in bottom margin of title inked out by a later hand. Purchase, H.P. Kraus, 1990.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62578008
  • ucoclc62578008
Label
Coeliloquium morale P. fratris Alberti de Marchesiis de Cottigno la Ordinis Minoru[m] de Obserua[n]tia artiu[m] ac sacrae theologiae lectoris peritiss
Publication
Note
  • Signatures: [maltese cross]-2[maltese cross]8 a-z8 [et]8 [con]8 [rum]8 2a8 2b6
  • Woodcuts: title within ornamental cartouche decorated with leafy branches and ribbons; small white ornamental initials on black criblé background; text illustrated throughout with 55 small astronomical drawings and diagrams of planetary orbits, and twelve larger illustrations of the signs of the zodiac, pointed with the stars of their constellations
  • Printed in gothic type; printed marginal references and numbers
  • Errata: recto of leaf 222
  • Includes index
  • Not in Houzeau & Lancaster
Dimensions
22 cm (4to)
Extent
[16], 222 leaves
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: t.p. hand-colored in gold, blue, green, red, and tan by a contemporary hand. Old limp vellum binding, recased; new endpapers. Ownership inscription of the Augustinians in bottom margin of title inked out by a later hand. Purchase, H.P. Kraus, 1990.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62578008
  • ucoclc62578008

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