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Bod-Inc: F-062

Firminus de Bellavalle

Opusculum repertorii prognosticon in mutationes aeris [Latin].


Analysis of Content

a2r Firminus de Bellavalle: ‘Prohemium'. Incipit: ‘[C]um in multis voluminibus sapientes antiqui de mutationibus aeris multa . . .’ Explicit: vulgariter approbata

a2v Firminus de Bellavalle: Opusculum repertorii prognosticon in mutationes aeris. Translated by Petrus de Abano. Incipit: ‘[D]uodecim sunt signa quorum qualitates vniuersaliores et nature . . .’ Explicit: in eodem libro vsque ad finem See Thorndike–Kibre 306, 475.

f6v Hippocrates [pseudo-; Imbrasius Ephesius]: Libellus de medicorum astrologia. Translated by Petrus de Abano. Incipit: ‘[C]um legerem libros Hyppocratis medicorum optimi inueni hunc . . .’ Explicit: et pernocumentum malorum morietur See Thorndike–Kibre 314, and Kibre, Hippocrates latinus, 105. On the authorship see Kibre, Hippocrates latinus, 95.


Imprint: Venice: Erhard Ratdolt, [before 4 Nov.] 1485. 4°.


Collation: a–e8 f10.


ISTC: if00191300

GW: GW 9982;

Hain: HCR 13393;

Goff: Goff P‑1006;

BMC: BMC V 291;

Proctor: Pr 4401;

Others: BSB‑Ink F‑130; Hillard 814; Redgrave 56; Sheppard 3693-7. Microfiche: Unit 3: Image of the World: Geography and Cosmography.

LCN: 14538652


Copy number: F-062(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century gold-tooled russia; gilt-edged leaves, marbled pastedowns, two parchment endleaves; the gold stamp of the Bodleian Library on both covers.

Size: 216 × 155 × 13 mm.

Size of leaf: 210 × 147 mm.

Early manuscript title and table of numbers of chapters on a1. Occasional early marginal notes.

Initials, paragraph marks, and running headlines are supplied in red; capital strokes and underlining in red.

Provenance: Antoine Augustin Renouard (1765-1853); sale (1830), lot 804. Thomas Thorpe, Catalogue (1830), no. 7908. Purchased for £0. 12. 0, see Books Purchased (1830), 19, and Library Bills (1829-32), no. 156.

SHELFMARK: Auct. Q sup. 1.11.

Copy number: F-062(2)

Binding: Nineteenth-century calf.

Size: 219 × 158 × 13 mm.

Size of leaf: 209 × 147 mm.

Provenance: Duplicate from the Royal Library, Munich; ‘Dupl' and no. ‘4509' in pencil on a1r. Purchased for £0. 5. 0: see Books Purchased (1858), 52.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q inf. 2.74.

Copy number: F-062(3)

Bound with A‑002; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 210 × 152 mm.

Book numbers are supplied in black ink.

SHELFMARK: Ashm. 465(3).

Copy number: F-062(4)

Binding: Quarter maroon morocco with upper edge in gilt and marbled paper boards.

Size: 243 × 144 × 10 mm.

Size of leaf: 197 × 137 mm.

Provenance: Ingram Bywater (1840-1914); Elenchus, no. 2353. Bequeathed in 1914.

SHELFMARK: Byw. Q 7.12.

Copy number: F-062(5)

Bound with A‑283(2); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 212 × 154 mm.

SHELFMARK: Rigaud e.358(3).

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