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Bod-Inc: R-039

Regiomontanus, Johannes

Ephemerides, sive Almanach perpetuum (ed. Johannes Lucilius Santritter).


Analysis of Content

AA1r [Title-page.]

AA1v ‘Tabula climatum et paralellorum'.

AA2v ‘Tabula regionum prouinciarum insigniorum Europe'.

AA3r [Calendarium.] It includes: 17 Mar. ‘Patritii ep', 18 Mar. ‘Anselmi ep', 1 June ‘Erasmi ep', 4 July ‘Uvdalrici ep', 8 July ‘Kiliani et soeiorum(!)', 21 Oct. ‘Ursula cum sod.', 31 Oct. ‘Wolffgangi ep'.

AA6r ‘Tabella cicli solaris et lunaris'.

AA6v ‘Tabula quantitate(!) dierum'.

AA7v ‘Ephemerides siue Almanach perpetui circuitus canonesque in eas'. Incipit: ‘Ephemeridum perpetui circuitus versus haud difficulter deprehenditur . . .’

BB2r Santritter, Johannes Lucilius: [Letter addressed to] the astronomers. Incipit: ‘Cum superioribus annis non paucos de astronomica facultate libros accurato studio perlegerim . . .’

BB2v [Register.]

A1r [Regiomontanus, Johannes pseudo-; Zacutus, Abraham]: Ephemerides, sive Almanach perpetuum. Edited by Johannes Lucilius Santritter. Wrongly attributed to Regiomontanus, being in fact by Abraham Zacutus; see Zinner 268 no. 304.


Imprint: Venice: Petrus Liechtenstein, for Johannes Lucilius Santritter , 15 Oct. 1498. 4°.


Collation: AA8 BB2 A–O8.


ISTC: ir00110000

Hain: HC *13798;

Goff: Goff R‑110;

BMC: BMC V 578;

Proctor: Pr 5641;

Others: CIBN Z‑6; Oates 2211; Sack, Freiburg, 2117; Sheppard 4720-2. Microfiche: Unit 3: Image of the World: Geography and Cosmology, GC 112.

LCN: 14064370


Copy number: R-039(1)

Bound with:
2. Pars altera, quae est Chronologicorum, seu emendate temporum rationis, aduersus incredibiles aliorum errores. [n. pl.: n. pr., c.1600].

Binding: Seventeenth-century blind-tooled (fillets only) calf. Sprinkled red and blue-edged leaves. ‘4' in white at tail of the spine and in black along the lower edge. Also manuscript shelfmark across the fore-edge.

Size: 187 × 145 × 55 mm.

Size of leaf: 184 × 134 mm.

Some scribbles and arithmetic calculations on O8v in Alday's hand.

Provenance: James Alday (sixteenth century); inscription on M4v: ‘James Aldaye owth this boke' and on O8v: ‘Alday'. John Selden (1584-1654); see MS. Broxb. 84. 10, p. 109. Presented in 1659.

SHELFMARK: 4o X 4(1) Art. Seld.

Copy number: R-039(2)

Bound with A‑155; see there for details of binding and provenance.

Size of leaf: 197 × 147 mm.

Wanting AA3,6, BB1, A1-4. The outer half of G4 cut away.

Occasional underlining in brown ink.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 2Q 6.19(1).

Copy number: R-039(3)

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

Size of leaf: 212 × 154 mm.

SHELFMARK: Rigaud e.358(2).

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