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The Resource Introductorium in astronomiam Albumasaris Abalachi octo continens libros partiales

Introductorium in astronomiam Albumasaris Abalachi octo continens libros partiales

Label
Introductorium in astronomiam Albumasaris Abalachi octo continens libros partiales
Title
Introductorium in astronomiam Albumasaris Abalachi octo continens libros partiales
Creator
Contributor
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Printer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • lat
  • ara
  • lat
Member of
Cataloging source
RBN
Citation location within source
  • no. 3820
  • p. 345
  • A-567
  • 214
  • CNCE 822
Citation source
  • Houzeau & Lancaster. Astronomie (1964 éd.)
  • BM STC Italian, 1465-1600
  • Adams
  • Sander
  • EDIT 16
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Introductorium in astronomiam Albumasaris Abalachi octo continens libros partiales
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Second ed. of the work by the noted ninth century Baghdad astronomer, Abū Maʻshar, first printed by Erhard Ratdolt in 1489. Houzeau & Lancaster identify the Latin translator as Joannes Hispalensis
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: a-g8 h8(-h8)
  • Woodcuts: large title vignette (10 x 12 cm.) (an astronomer standing in a mountainous landscape, holding astronomical instruments, with books at his feet); large (40-47 mm. x 42 mm.) white historiated initials, smaller floriated initials; 43 small emblematic figures and signs of the zodiac, and 3 large astrological diagrams throughout text; printer's device below colophon (the Sessa cat-and-mouse device, with monogram "MOS")
  • In gothic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
21 cm. (4to)
Extent
[126] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy bound with: Tabule astronomice Elisabeth Regine / [Alfonso de Córdoba]. Impresse Uenetijs op[e]ra arte et exspensis Petri Liechtensteyn Coloniensis Germani, anno a Virgineo partu 1503 die 28 Dece[m]bris. Bound in 18th-century polished tan calf, with double gilt filet, and gilt armorial centerpiece of the English statesman and book collector, the Rt. Honorable Thomas Grenville, on both covers; inner gilt dentelles; all edges gilt; rebacked spine, with gold-stamped title "Introductorium in astronomiam. Albumasar. Venetiis. 1503." Presentation inscription on front free endpaper to New York astrologer, Zoltan Mason, from woodcut artist Jim Dignon. Purchase, Kenneth Karmiole, 2006.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21101346
  • ucoclc21101346
Label
Introductorium in astronomiam Albumasaris Abalachi octo continens libros partiales
Publication
Note
  • Second ed. of the work by the noted ninth century Baghdad astronomer, Abū Maʻshar, first printed by Erhard Ratdolt in 1489. Houzeau & Lancaster identify the Latin translator as Joannes Hispalensis
  • Imprint from colophon
  • Signatures: a-g8 h8(-h8)
  • Woodcuts: large title vignette (10 x 12 cm.) (an astronomer standing in a mountainous landscape, holding astronomical instruments, with books at his feet); large (40-47 mm. x 42 mm.) white historiated initials, smaller floriated initials; 43 small emblematic figures and signs of the zodiac, and 3 large astrological diagrams throughout text; printer's device below colophon (the Sessa cat-and-mouse device, with monogram "MOS")
  • In gothic type; spaces left for capitals, with guide letters
Dimensions
21 cm. (4to)
Extent
[126] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy bound with: Tabule astronomice Elisabeth Regine / [Alfonso de Córdoba]. Impresse Uenetijs op[e]ra arte et exspensis Petri Liechtensteyn Coloniensis Germani, anno a Virgineo partu 1503 die 28 Dece[m]bris. Bound in 18th-century polished tan calf, with double gilt filet, and gilt armorial centerpiece of the English statesman and book collector, the Rt. Honorable Thomas Grenville, on both covers; inner gilt dentelles; all edges gilt; rebacked spine, with gold-stamped title "Introductorium in astronomiam. Albumasar. Venetiis. 1503." Presentation inscription on front free endpaper to New York astrologer, Zoltan Mason, from woodcut artist Jim Dignon. Purchase, Kenneth Karmiole, 2006.
Other physical details
ill. (woodcuts)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21101346
  • ucoclc21101346

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