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PROCLUS & Georg HENISCH Commentarius in sphaeram procli diadochi. Cui adiunctus est Computus Ecclesiasticus, cum Calendario triplici, et prognosatico tempestatum ex ortu et occasu stellarum

PROCLUS & Georg HENISCH

Commentarius in sphaeram procli diadochi. Cui adiunctus est Computus Ecclesiasticus, cum Calendario triplici, et prognosatico tempestatum ex ortu et occasu stellarum

Typis Davidis Franci, Augustae Vindelicorum (Augsburg) 1609, in-4 (15x20cm), (8) 367pp. (20) (1), relié.


First edition, rare. Printing on both columns. Vignette of a sphere in the title page. 14 figures and in-text tables and many diagrams, including a timetable for the position of the stars and the zodiac figures, tables of latitudes and longitudes.Plein soft vellum vintage flap. Smooth back silent. Traces of laces. Slot at the upper jaw on top 2 cm. Various spots. Misses the first leaf guard before the title. Bottom right corner of the title page missing. Brown stain in the bottom right corner of the sheet 14 to sheet 32.Commentaires Georg Henisch Treaty sphere Proclus famous neo-Platonic philosopher of the fifth century. The first part is a Latin translation, with the Greek text to the left of the Treaty of the sphere. this treaty astromie takes the Ptolemaic system and studies the theory of five climatic zones, trying to articulate the astronomical phenomena. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!

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