Quaestiones nouae in Libellum de sphaera Iohannis de Sacro Busto : in gratiam studiosae iuuentutis collectae / ab Ariele Bicardo.

Beyer, Hartmann, 1516-1577.
Other Title:
Qvaestiones novae in Libellvm de sphaera Iohannis de Sacro Busto
Quaestiones novae in Libellum de sphaera Johannis de Sacro Busto
Francoforti : Ex officina Petri Brubachij, 1549.
[4], 84 p. : ill. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint: umæ& inte cies (3) 1549 (A)
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800.
Church calendar -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
Germany Frankfurt am Main.
Imprint date appears before place of printing on title leaf.
Signatures: A⁴ B-L⁸ M⁴.
Title within woodcut border (printer's monogram at foot); woodcut initial and illustration.
Errata on leaf M4v.
Local notes:
Penn Libraries copy bound with: Spangenberg, Johann. Computus ecclesiasticus in pueriles quaestiones redactus. VVitebergae : Ex officina Haeredum Georgij Rhau, MDLIII [1553].
Penn Libraries copy has 50 unnumbered leaves (the first 2 blank) of ms. bound in at end of volume (a 16th-century astronomical text, headed: Distinctio astronomiae et astrologica[e]). Cf. R. Hirsch, "Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Library of the University of Pennsylvania. Supplement B." in The Library Chronicle XLV (1981), no. 1-2, p. 7-8.
Purchased for the Penn Libraries in 1956.
Penn Libraries copy has some early ms. underlines, marginal marks and annotations in brown ink in text; a few early ms. capital strokes, underlines and annotations by a reader in red ink in text.
Penn Libraries copy: leaves C7-C8 each has small tear in fore-edge margin mended with a blank leaf.
Penn Libraries copy has [2] leaves of folded plates ("Tabula continens gradus eclipticae cum quibus stellae insigniores olim oriebantur et occidebant" and "Tabula continens ingresum solis in XII. signa zodiaci. Verum item locum solis, ad singulos dies anni, ueterum poetarum temporibus accomodata"), preceded, followed and interleaved with blank leaves, bound in before title leaf.
Penn Chronology:
Cited in:
VD 16 B 2491
Braubach, Peter, 1500?-1567, printer.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
German Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
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