History of Science Collection

Disputatio de coelo : in tres partes diuisa, de natura cœli, de motu cœli, de motoribus cœli abstractis : adjecta est apologia dictorum Aristotelis de via lactea, de facie in orbe lunæ
Caesaris Cremonini ..., At head of title: Caesaris Cremonini centensis in schola patavina philosophi primæ sedis., Adiecta est apologia dictorum Aristotelis de via lactea, de facie in orbe lunæ has separate t.p. and page numbering., Includes errata., Signatures: [dagger]-3[dagger]⁴ 4[dagger]⁶ A-3D⁴ a-m⁴., Head- and tail-pieces., Includes indexes.
Dissertatio cum Nuncio sidereo nuper ad mortales misso a Galilæo Galilæo
Ioannis Kepleri ..., Handwritten on t.p.: Monastery B.V.M. in Osser, Anno 1721.
Dissertatio epistolica de formatione pulli in ovo.
Wing. Short-title catalogue. M350.
Diuina proportione : opera a tutti glingegni perspicaci e curiosi necessaria oue ciascun studioso di philosophia: prospectiua pictura sculptura: architectura: musica: e altre mathematice: suauissima: sottile: e admirabile doctrina consequira: e delectaras
Author's name at head of dedication: Frater Lucas Patiolus ..., Place and date of imprint from colophon., Colophon (at end of Tractatus tertius): "Venetiis impressum per ... Paganinum de Paganinis de Brixia ... Anno redemptionis nostre M.D.VIIII. Klen. Iunii Leonardo Lauretano Ve. rem. pu. gubernante. pontificatus Iulii. II. anno. VI." Colophon also at end of "Pars prima" with slight variations., Title in red and black; initials., The geometrical figures accompanying the text are printed in the margin., Leaf 25 misnumbered 17 (2nd group), 14 as 15 (3rd group), 16-26 as 17-27., Manuscript notes in margins., Manuscript corrections in text: leaf 3a (2nd group)., DeGolyer Collection bookplate.
Diuina proportione : opera a tutti glingegni perspicaci e curiosi necessaria oue ciascun studioso di philosophia: prospectiua pictura sculptura: architectura: musica: e altre mathematice: suauissima: sottile: e admirabile doctrina consequira: e delectaras
Author's name at head of dedication: Frater Lucas Patiolus ..., Place and date of imprint from colophon., Colophon (at end of Tractatus tertius): "Venetiis impressum per ... Paganinum de Paganinis de Brixia ... Anno redemptionis nostre M.D.VIIII. Klen. Iunii Leonardo Lauretano Ve. rem. pu. gubernante. pontificatus Iulii. II. anno. VI." Colophon also at end of "Pars prima" with slight variations., Title in red and black; initials., The geometrical figures accompanying the text are printed in the margin., Leaf 25 misnumbered 17 (2nd group), 14 as 15 (3rd group), 16-26 as 17-27., Manuscript notes in margins., Manuscript corrections in text: leaf 3a (2nd group)., DeGolyer Collection bookplate.
Diuus Plato.
Translated from the Greek, with commentaries, by Marsilio Ficino., At head of title: Naldus Nandius [i.e. Naldius?] Florentinus in huius operis laudem; followed by 7 distichs., Imprint from colophon (leaf 2H8 verso)., Signatures: [a]⁴ ²a⁸ b-o⁸ p-q¹⁰ r-z⁸ A-D⁸ E-F¹⁰ G-Z⁸ 2A-2F⁸ 2G-2H¹⁰., Leaves printed on both sides., Text in double columns; 62 lines per page., Guide-letters; catch-words., "Prohemium Marsilij Ficini Florentini in libros Platonis ad Laurentiu[m] Medice[m] viru[m] magnanimu[m]"--Leaf [a]1 verso., "Theologia Platonica Marsilij Ficini Florentini de animorum immortalitate"--Leaves 338a-442b (T2 recto-2H8 verso)., Handwritten notes throughout text., Includes index.
Eis tēn Tetrabiblon tou Ptolemaiou exēgētēs anōnumos = In Clavdii Ptolemæi Qvadripartitvm enarrator ignoti nominis, quem tamen Proclvm fuisse quidam existimant
item Porphuriou philosophou eisagōgē eis tēn apotelesmatikēn to Ptolemaiō ; Porphyrii Philosophi introductio in Ptolemæi opus de effectibus astrorum ; praeterea Hermetis Philosphi De revolvtionibvs natiuitatum libri duo, incerto interprete., The commentaries, or introductions to Tetrabiblon or Quadripartitum by Claudius Ptolemy, attributed to Proclus and Porphyry, were printed in Greek and Latin in Basle, 1559. Cf. W. Smith, Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology., An Introduction to the Tetrabiblon of Ptolemy is attributed by some to Porphyry, by others to Antiochus., Title in Greek and Latin., Signatures: a-b⁶ A-R⁶ 2A-2E⁶ 2F⁸., Imprint from colophon., Initials; side notes; printer's device on p. [1] at end., Printed in parallel columns in Greek and Latin., Page 207 misnumbered 217 and numerous other pagination errors., Includes index., Errata on p. [23] at the beginning., Bookplate on t.p.: "Bibliothecæ Romagnoli, Cæsenæ Via S. Zenonis".
Elementa universae matheseos
T.I. Continens geometriam planam. Arithmeticam vulgarem. Geometriam solidorum. Trigonometriam planam, & sphæricam. -- T. II. Continens algebram finitam. -- T. III. Continens sectionum conicarum elementa nova quadam methodo concinnata & Dissertationem de transformatione locorum geometricorum, ubi de continuitatis lege, ac de quibusdam infiniti mysteriis., Title to v. 1 in red and black.
Elements.
diligentemente reassettato, et alla integrita ridotto per il degno professore di tal scientie Nicolo Tartalea, Brisciano, secondo le due tradottioni: e per commune commodo & vtilita de latino in volgar tradotto. Con vna ampla espositione dello istesso tradottore di nouo aggionta. Talmente chiara, che ogni mediocre ingegno, senza la notitia, ouer suffragio di alcun' altra scientia con facilita, sera capace à poterlo intendere., First vernacular translation of: Euclid's Elementa., Wrongly attributed to Eucleides of Megara., Imprint from colophon., Signatures: A-Z⁸ &⁸ ?⁸ Px⁸ AA-DD⁸., Printer's devices on t.p. and on verso of last leaf; some decorated initials., Numerous foliation errors.
Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes.
By Monsieur Fontenelle. Translated from the last Paris edition, wherein are many improvements throughout; and some new observations on several discoveries which have been lately made in the heavens. By William Gardiner, esq;, Translation of: Entretiens sur la pluralité des mondes., The first edition of the Gardiner translation has title: Conversations on the plurality of worlds., Head and tail pieces; initials.
Ephemerides coelestium motuum Io. Antonii Magini Patavini, ... ab anno Domini 1611 vsque ad annum 1630 iusxta Copernici obseruationes accuratissimè supputatæ, correctæ, & auctæ, ad longitudinem inclyta Venetiarum urbis ... : quibus additum est eiusdem Sup
Earlier editions issued between 1582 and 1610 covered different ranges of years. Cf. NUC pre-1956., Signatures: a⁴ b² A-S⁸ R⁴, ²A-G⁴, A-S⁸ T⁶, A-S⁸ T⁶., Title vignette (publisher's device)., Head- and tail-pieces., Includes indexes., With: Supplementum Ephemeridvm, ac tabularum secundorum mobilium / Io. Antonii Magini Patauini. Venetiis : Apud Hæredem Damiani Zenarij, 1614.
Epistolæ W. Schickarti & M. Berneggeri mutuæ.
Signatures: A-I¹² K⁸., Head- and tail-pieces., At the head of p. 217: Literæ Nicolai Fabricij, Domini de Peirese ad Matthiam Berneggerum de Schickardo., Pages at end of text contain mourning poems for Schickard by Balthasar Viaßius and Samuel Petit., With: Epistolæ J. Keppleri & M. Berneggeri mutuæ. Argentorati : Sumptibus Josiæ Stædelii, 1672.