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Author Ptolemy, active 2nd century.

Title Ptolemaei Planisphaerium. Iordani Planisphaerium. Federici Commandini Vrbinatis In Ptolemaei Planisphaerium commentarius. : In quo uniuersa scenographices ratio quambreuissime traditur, ac demonstrationibus confirmatur..

Published Venetiis, : [Aldus], MDLVIII. [1558]


Location Call No. Status
Uniform title Planisphaerium. Latin.
Physical description 1 online resource (4 unnumbered pages, 37 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 2-28 leaves) : illustrations
Series Early European books.
Notes Ptolemy's Planisphaerium is a Latin translation from the original Greek.
Publisher name from Aldine device on t.p., identified by Renouard as "Paul Manuce" (Paolo Manuzio).
Aldine device on t.p. and also on leaf [38] verso (3rd group) and leaf 28 verso (4th group).
"Di Luca de Milia"(?) in ms. on t.p.; historiated initials.
Errors in foliation: leaves 34 and 36 incorrectly numbered 36 and 34; leaves 22 and 24 in 4th group incorrectly numbered 21 and 23; sig. H1mislabeled G1, I2 mislabeled I1.
The commentary has separate foliation and special title page: Federici Commandini Vrbinatis In Planisphaerium Ptolemaei commentarius. Venetiis, M.D. LVIII.
Signatures: A⁴-K⁴ L² a-g⁴.
Reproduction of original in: Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze -- Nencini Aldine collection.
UCLA catalogue, 541.
Renouard, I, p. 173.
BM STC Italian 1465-1600 p.543.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : ProQuest, 2010 Mode of access: World Wide Web. Available to subscribing institutions. s2010 miun o.
Notes Italy Venice.
Other author Jordanus, Nemorarius, active 13th century. De plana spera.
Commandino, Federico, 1509-1575. Commentarius in Ptolemaei Planisphaerium.
Subject Mathematics -- Early works to 1800.
Mathematics, Greek -- Early works to 1800.
Spherical projection -- Early works to 1800.
Variant Title Iordani Planisphaerium.
Federici Commandini Vrbinatis In Ptolemaei Planisphaerium commentarius.
In Ptolemaei Planisphaerium commentarius.
Ptolemaei Planisphaerivm. Iordani Planisphaerivm. Federici Commandini Vrbinatis In Ptolemaei Planisphaerivm commentarivs.