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Bod-Inc: R-036

Regiomontanus, Johannes



Analysis of Content

a1r [Title-page.]

a1v [Verse.] Incipit: ‘Aureus hic liber est non est preciosior ulla | Gemma kalendario quod docet istud opus'; 5 elegiac distichs.

a2r ‘Tabula regionum'.

a3r [Regiomontanus, Johannes: Calendarium.] As R‑033, but 6 Oct. ‘Magni cf'. Each month is preceded by a table containing concordances(?) for the years 1475, 1494, and 1513.

b4v [Diagrams showing the eclipse of the moon and the sun in the period running from 1489 to 1530.]

b8r ‘De aureo numero'.

b8r ‘De cyclo solari et littera dominicali'.

b8r ‘De inditione'.

b8v ‘De interuallo et festis mobilibus'.

c1r ‘Tabula festorum mobilium'.

c1v ‘De coniunctionibus ac oppositionibus luminarium'.

c2v ‘De eclipsibus luminarium'.

c2v ‘De loco solis vero'.

c3r ‘Tabula solis'.

c3r ‘De loco lune vero'.

c3v ‘Tabula radicum lune'.

c3v ‘De loco capitis draconis vero'.

c4r ‘Tabula radicum capitis draconis'.

c4r ‘De magnitudine diei'.

c4v ‘Tabula quantitatis dierum'.

c5v ‘De horologio horizontali'.

c6r ‘De noticia horarum equinoctialium'.

c6v ‘De horis temporalibus'.

c7r [On bloodletting.]

c7v [De Pascha.]

c8v ‘[Tabula] dies paschalis'.

c8v [Colophon.]

[d1r] ‘Instrumentum horarum inequalium'.

[d1v] ‘Instrumentum veri motus lune'.

[d2r] ‘Quadrans horologii horizontalis'.

[d2v] ‘Quadratum horarium generale'.


Imprint: Augsburg: Erhard Ratdolt, 21 Mar. 1489. 4°.


Collation: a10 b c8 [d2].

Illustrations: Woodcut initials and diagrams.


ISTC: ir00097000

Hain: HC *13780;

Goff: Goff R‑97;

BMC: BMC II 383;

Proctor: Pr 1881;

Others: BSB‑Ink R‑73; CIBN R‑65; Schreiber V 4377; Sheppard 1329.

LCN: 14064410


Copy number: R-036(1)

Bound with J‑183(1); see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 182 × 120 mm.

‘VII' in light brown ink in the upper right-hand corner of the recto of the first leaves.

SHELFMARK: Ashm. 134(5).

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