9
9
Alfonso X of Castile (1221-1284)
TABULE ASTRONOMICE... NUPER QUAM DILIGENTISSIME CUM ADDITIONIBUS EMENDATE. VENICE: PETRUS LIECHTENSTEIN, 1518 (1521)
Estimate
2,0003,000
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9
Alfonso X of Castile (1221-1284)
TABULE ASTRONOMICE... NUPER QUAM DILIGENTISSIME CUM ADDITIONIBUS EMENDATE. VENICE: PETRUS LIECHTENSTEIN, 1518 (1521)
Estimate
2,0003,000
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Alfonso X of Castile (1221-1284)
TABULE ASTRONOMICE... NUPER QUAM DILIGENTISSIME CUM ADDITIONIBUS EMENDATE. VENICE: PETRUS LIECHTENSTEIN, 1518 (1521)
4to (214 x 158mm.), woodcut initials, large woodcut device printed in red and black on final verso, a few early manuscript annotations, Latin verses about Greek philosophers on rear flyleaf in a contemporary hand, old limp vellum, thirteenth-century manuscript fragments in binding, spine repaired, lacking 2 pairs of alum-tawed ties
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Provenance

bought from Libreria Mediolanum, Milan, 1997

Literature

Tomash & Williams A60; Edit16 1132; USTC 808746

Catalogue Note

The Alfonsine Tables printed here are those edited by Johannes Santritter and previously published at Venice in 1492, in which new entries had appeared in the star table derived from John of Gmunden.

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