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The Resource Hieronymi Cardani Mediolanensis medici & philosophi praestantissimi in Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis IIII de astrorum iudicijs, aut ut uulgò uocant, Quadripartitae constructionis libros commentaria quae non solum astronomis & astrologis, sed etiam omnibus philosophiae studiosis plurimum adiumenti adferre poterunt nunc primum in lucem aedita ; : Praeterea eiusdem Hier. Cardani Geniturarum XII et auditu mirabilia et notatu digna & ad hanc scientiam recte exercendam obseruatu utilia exempla ; atque alia multa quae interrogationibus & electionibus praeclare seruiunt, uanáq[ue] a ueris rectè fecernunt ; ac deniq[ue] eclipseos quam grauissima pestis subsecuta est exemplum

Hieronymi Cardani Mediolanensis medici & philosophi praestantissimi in Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis IIII de astrorum iudicijs, aut ut uulgò uocant, Quadripartitae constructionis libros commentaria quae non solum astronomis & astrologis, sed etiam omnibus philosophiae studiosis plurimum adiumenti adferre poterunt nunc primum in lucem aedita ; : Praeterea eiusdem Hier. Cardani Geniturarum XII et auditu mirabilia et notatu digna & ad hanc scientiam recte exercendam obseruatu utilia exempla ; atque alia multa quae interrogationibus & electionibus praeclare seruiunt, uanáq[ue] a ueris rectè fecernunt ; ac deniq[ue] eclipseos quam grauissima pestis subsecuta est exemplum

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Hieronymi Cardani Mediolanensis medici & philosophi praestantissimi in Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis IIII de astrorum iudicijs, aut ut uulgò uocant, Quadripartitae constructionis libros commentaria quae non solum astronomis & astrologis, sed etiam omnibus philosophiae studiosis plurimum adiumenti adferre poterunt nunc primum in lucem aedita ; : Praeterea eiusdem Hier. Cardani Geniturarum XII et auditu mirabilia et notatu digna & ad hanc scientiam recte exercendam obseruatu utilia exempla ; atque alia multa quae interrogationibus & electionibus praeclare seruiunt, uanáq[ue] a ueris rectè fecernunt ; ac deniq[ue] eclipseos quam grauissima pestis subsecuta est exemplum
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Hieronymi Cardani Mediolanensis medici & philosophi praestantissimi in Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis IIII de astrorum iudicijs, aut ut uulgò uocant, Quadripartitae constructionis libros commentaria quae non solum astronomis & astrologis, sed etiam omnibus philosophiae studiosis plurimum adiumenti adferre poterunt nunc primum in lucem aedita ;
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Praeterea eiusdem Hier. Cardani Geniturarum XII et auditu mirabilia et notatu digna & ad hanc scientiam recte exercendam obseruatu utilia exempla ; atque alia multa quae interrogationibus & electionibus praeclare seruiunt, uanáq[ue] a ueris rectè fecernunt ; ac deniq[ue] eclipseos quam grauissima pestis subsecuta est exemplum
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  • In Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis IIII de astrorum iudicijs
  • Quadripartitae constructionis libros commentaria
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Genre
Language
lat
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Cataloging source
CLU
Citation location within source
  • P-5255
  • C-680
Citation source
  • VD16
  • Adams
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Hieronymi Cardani Mediolanensis medici & philosophi praestantissimi in Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis IIII de astrorum iudicijs, aut ut uulgò uocant, Quadripartitae constructionis libros commentaria quae non solum astronomis & astrologis, sed etiam omnibus philosophiae studiosis plurimum adiumenti adferre poterunt nunc primum in lucem aedita ; : Praeterea eiusdem Hier. Cardani Geniturarum XII et auditu mirabilia et notatu digna & ad hanc scientiam recte exercendam obseruatu utilia exempla ; atque alia multa quae interrogationibus & electionibus praeclare seruiunt, uanáq[ue] a ueris rectè fecernunt ; ac deniq[ue] eclipseos quam grauissima pestis subsecuta est exemplum
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  • Printer and imprint date from colophon, which reads: Excudebat Basileae Henrichus Petri mense Martio, anno MDLIIII
  • Signatures: a6 b4 A-Z6 2a-2e6 2f-2g4 2h6 Aa-Hh6 Ii4 Kk6
  • Woodcuts: oval portrait medallion of Cardano at age 49 on title page within ornamental cartouche; Petri's device on last page at end, featuring a hammer striking a rock; 9-line historiated white initial at beginning of dedicatory preface, and smaller white initials throughout; text illustrated throughout with numerous woodcut diagrams
  • Ptolemy's text printed in large roman type, with Cardano's commentary below in smaller roman type
  • "Hieronymi Cardani ... Geniturarum exempla ... ": p. 403-513
  • Cardano's dedicatory preface addressed to the Rev. Dr. John Hamilton, Archbishop of St. Andrews, Scotland is dated June 16 (XVI Calendas Iulij) 1553 in Milan. That same year, Cardano had cured Hamilton of a disease which had left him unable to speak and was thought to be incurable
  • Errata: page [1] of final sequence
  • Includes index
Dimensions
29 cm (folio)
Extent
[20], 363, [3], 403-513, [3] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: newer vellum boards; manuscript spine title "Astrologia Cardani."
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illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16567036
  • ucoclc16567036
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Hieronymi Cardani Mediolanensis medici & philosophi praestantissimi in Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis IIII de astrorum iudicijs, aut ut uulgò uocant, Quadripartitae constructionis libros commentaria quae non solum astronomis & astrologis, sed etiam omnibus philosophiae studiosis plurimum adiumenti adferre poterunt nunc primum in lucem aedita ; : Praeterea eiusdem Hier. Cardani Geniturarum XII et auditu mirabilia et notatu digna & ad hanc scientiam recte exercendam obseruatu utilia exempla ; atque alia multa quae interrogationibus & electionibus praeclare seruiunt, uanáq[ue] a ueris rectè fecernunt ; ac deniq[ue] eclipseos quam grauissima pestis subsecuta est exemplum
Publication
Note
  • Printer and imprint date from colophon, which reads: Excudebat Basileae Henrichus Petri mense Martio, anno MDLIIII
  • Signatures: a6 b4 A-Z6 2a-2e6 2f-2g4 2h6 Aa-Hh6 Ii4 Kk6
  • Woodcuts: oval portrait medallion of Cardano at age 49 on title page within ornamental cartouche; Petri's device on last page at end, featuring a hammer striking a rock; 9-line historiated white initial at beginning of dedicatory preface, and smaller white initials throughout; text illustrated throughout with numerous woodcut diagrams
  • Ptolemy's text printed in large roman type, with Cardano's commentary below in smaller roman type
  • "Hieronymi Cardani ... Geniturarum exempla ... ": p. 403-513
  • Cardano's dedicatory preface addressed to the Rev. Dr. John Hamilton, Archbishop of St. Andrews, Scotland is dated June 16 (XVI Calendas Iulij) 1553 in Milan. That same year, Cardano had cured Hamilton of a disease which had left him unable to speak and was thought to be incurable
  • Errata: page [1] of final sequence
  • Includes index
Dimensions
29 cm (folio)
Extent
[20], 363, [3], 403-513, [3] pages
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: newer vellum boards; manuscript spine title "Astrologia Cardani."
Other physical details
illustrations (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)16567036
  • ucoclc16567036

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