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Alchemical and humanistic miscellany

Alchemical and humanistic miscellany

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Creator: Arnaldus, de Villanova, d. 1311 Johannes, de Rupescissa, ca. 1300-ca. 1365 Petrarca, Francesco, 1304-1374 Vergerio, Pietro Paolo, 1370-1444 Cicero, Marcus Tullius
Date: ca. 1475
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Script: Written by a single scribe using a clear and regular gothic bookhand without strong nationalistic traits.
Headings in red, rubricated.
Binding: Modern parchment over pasteboards, parchment pastedowns and guards, back gilt-lettered: "DE QVINTA ESSENTIA".
Abstract:
Manuscript on paper of 1) John of Rupescissa, De consideratione quinte essentie. 2) Arnold of Villanova, Epistola de sanguine humano ad magistrum Iacobum de Toleto. 3) Alchemical procedures. 4) Francesco Petrarca, Epistola ad Marcum Tullium Ciceronem. 5) Pier Paolo Vergerio, Epistola in nomine Ciceronis ad Franciscum Petrarcham. 6) Johannes Obrist, Super confectionem auri potabilis. 7) Nicolaus Claudii, Opus super aurum potabile.
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ff. i + 43 + i : paper ; 215 x 143 (148 x 90) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 2005488
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