Ptolemy: Quadripartitum, with gloss by Ali Ibn Ridwan, French translation by Guillaume Oresme

Paris Bibliothèque nationale de France MSS Français 1348 - f. 1r.
Shelfmark Paris Bibliothèque nationale de France MSS Français 1348
Author Alī ibn Riḍwān, d. ca. 1068
Ptolemy, 2nd cent.
Translator Guillaume Oresme
Copyist Raoulet d'Orléans
Illuminator Workshop of the Master of the Bible of Jean de Sy
Date of Origin 1362-1363
Material parchment
Extent 223 ff.
Dimensions 290 x 215 mm.
Illuminated yes
Language French
Previous Owners

Charles V, King of France (1338-1380)

Charles VI, King of France (1368-1422)

Jean Bigot (16..-16..)

Émery Bigot (1626-1689)


Bibliothèque impériale, Département des Manuscrits, Catalogue des manuscrits français. I : Ancien fonds, Paris, 1868, p. 216, n° 1348

J. W. Gossner, Le Quadripartit phtolomée, edited from the texte of MS Français 1348 of the Bibliothèque nationale in Paris, Syracuse Unv. (Ph.D. dissertation, Syracuse University), 1951

M. Lejbowicz, « Guillaume Oresme, traducteur de la Tetrabile de Claude Ptolémée », dans Pallas, XXX, 1983, p. 107-133.

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Record Author Véronique de Becdelièvre
Date of Publication 01/01/2012

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