Nouicijs adolesce[n]tib[us] ad astronomica[m] remp. capessenda[m] aditu[m] impetra[n]ib[us] p[er] preui rectoq[ue] tramite a vulgari vestigio semoto Ioannis de Sacro Busto sph[a]ericu[m] opusculu[m], Co[n]traq[ue] Cremone[n]sia i[n] planeta[rum] theoricas delyrame[n]ta Ioa[n]nis de Mo[n]te Regio disputationes ta[m] accuratiss. q[ua]m vtiliss., necno[n] Georgij Purbachij i[n] eoru[n]de[m] mot[us] planeta[rum] acuratiss. theoric[a]e dicatu[m] op[us] vitili serie [con]textu[m] inchohat.

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Author / Creator:Sacro Bosco, Joannes de, active 1230, author.
Uniform title:Sphaera mundi
Imprint:[Venice] : Impressum hoc est opusculu[m] mira arte [et] diligentia Erhardi Ratdolt Augustensis, 2 non[as] Iulij anno salutis 1482 [6 July 1482]
Description:[60] leaves : illustrations (woodcuts, some color) ; 22 cm (4to)
Subject:Astronomy -- Early works to 1800.
Planetary theory.
Spherical astronomy.
Incunabula -- Italy -- Venice -- 1482.
Annotations (Provenance)
Underscoring (Provenance)
Early works.
Format: Print Book
Local Note:Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
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Varying Form of Title:Nouicijs adolescentibus ad astronomicam remp. capessendam aditum impetranibus per preui rectoque tramite a vulgari vestigio semoto Ioannis de Sacro Busto sphaericum opusculum, Contraque Cremonensia in planetarum theoricas delyramenta Ioannis de Monte Regio disputationes tam accuratiss. quam vtiliss., necnon Georgij Purbachij in eorundem motus planetarum acuratiss. theoric[a]e dicatum opus vitili serie contextum inchohat.
Other uniform titles:Regiomontanus, Joannes, 1436-1476. Disputationes contra Cremonensia deliramenta. 1482.
Peurbach, Georg von, 1423-1461. Theoricae novae planetarum. 1482.
Ratdolt, Erhard, 1447?-1527 or 1528,
Provenance:Former owners' manuscript annotations in 4 hands; underscoring.
Binding: Blue paper over boards, re-bound in 1954.
Notes:Title from incipit, leaf [2] recto.
Imprint from colophon.
Place of printing from Incunabula short title catalogue.
Signatures: a-g⁸ h⁴.
31 lines; types (from BMC), 92G (headings), 91G (text), 56(75)G (lettering of diagrams); woodcut initials; incipit on leaf [2] printed in red.
Some illustrations partially hand colored with green, red, and yellow ink.
Incunabula short title catalogue, entry ij00405000
Gesamtkatalog der Wiegendrucke, entry M14652
Hain, L. Repertorium bibliographicum, entry 14110*
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, entry J-405
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, V, page 286 (IA.20516)
Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum, entry 4384
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek Inkunabelkatalog, entry I-502
Klebs, A.C. Incunabula scientifica et medica, entry 874.9
Catalogue of the fifteenth-century printed books in the University Library, Cambridge, entry 1750
Catalogue of books printed in the fifteenth century now in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, entry J-181

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