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The Resource Mercurii Trismegisti Liber de potestate et sapientia Dei per Marsilium Ficinum traductus: ad Cosmum Medicem

Mercurii Trismegisti Liber de potestate et sapientia Dei per Marsilium Ficinum traductus: ad Cosmum Medicem

Label
Mercurii Trismegisti Liber de potestate et sapientia Dei per Marsilium Ficinum traductus: ad Cosmum Medicem
Title
Mercurii Trismegisti Liber de potestate et sapientia Dei per Marsilium Ficinum traductus: ad Cosmum Medicem
Title variation
  • Liber de potestate et sapientia dei per Marsilium Ficinum traductus ..
  • Poimandres
Creator
Contributor
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Cataloging source
PPC
Citation location within source
  • H-81
  • 8461*
  • 510.5
  • V, 543 (IA.24286)
  • H-116
  • no. UKBYIH00081000-E
Citation source
  • Goff
  • Hain-Copinger
  • Klebs
  • BM 15th cent.
  • BSB-Ink.
  • ISTC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Corpus hermeticum
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1433-1499
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hermes
  • Ficino, Marsilio
  • Mediolano, Damianus de
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hermetism
  • Mysteries, Religious
  • Occultism
  • Philosophy
  • Davis & Orioli (Firm) [Booksellers] (CPP)
  • Torrini, Enrico [Binder] (CPP)
  • Spensley, J. R. [Autograph] (CPP)
  • Spensley, J. R. [Bookplate] (CPP)
Label
Mercurii Trismegisti Liber de potestate et sapientia Dei per Marsilium Ficinum traductus: ad Cosmum Medicem
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Consists of Marsilio Ficino's Latin translation of books 1-14 of the Corpus Hermeticum, also known as the Poimandres or Poemander, the title of book 1, which is traditionally wrongly attributed to the fictitious Hermes Trismegistus
  • Imprint from colophon, which reads: Mercurii Trismegisti per Marsilium Ticinum [sic] Florentinum e graeco in latinum Traducti Finis. Venetiis per Damianum de Mediolano. M.CCCCLXXXXIII. die. x. Maii
  • Signatures: a-h♯
  • Chancery quarto. 29 lines; area of text: 158 x 110 mm. Initial spaces with guide-letters. With signatures. Without foliation and catchwords
Control code
000100875
Dimensions
23 cm. (4to).
Extent
[32] leaves
Note
  • Acquired by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia prior to August 31, 1917. With the bookplate, autograph and ms. note on front endpapers of J. R. Spensley; bookbinder's label on front free endpaper: E. Torrini, Siena.
  • Rebound in August 1902 by E. Torrini in full brown calf; blind stamped front and back panels with floral and geometrical designs; five raised bands on spine; author's name and title gold stamped in one panel on spine; floral blind stamped turn-ins; marbled endpapers; gilt edges. Binder's label pasted to front free endpaper.
  • Leaf size: 217 x 147 mm.
  • Photostat available.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100875
  • 100929
  • ocm19598899
Label
Mercurii Trismegisti Liber de potestate et sapientia Dei per Marsilium Ficinum traductus: ad Cosmum Medicem
Publication
Note
  • Consists of Marsilio Ficino's Latin translation of books 1-14 of the Corpus Hermeticum, also known as the Poimandres or Poemander, the title of book 1, which is traditionally wrongly attributed to the fictitious Hermes Trismegistus
  • Imprint from colophon, which reads: Mercurii Trismegisti per Marsilium Ticinum [sic] Florentinum e graeco in latinum Traducti Finis. Venetiis per Damianum de Mediolano. M.CCCCLXXXXIII. die. x. Maii
  • Signatures: a-h♯
  • Chancery quarto. 29 lines; area of text: 158 x 110 mm. Initial spaces with guide-letters. With signatures. Without foliation and catchwords
Control code
000100875
Dimensions
23 cm. (4to).
Extent
[32] leaves
Note
  • Acquired by the College of Physicians of Philadelphia prior to August 31, 1917. With the bookplate, autograph and ms. note on front endpapers of J. R. Spensley; bookbinder's label on front free endpaper: E. Torrini, Siena.
  • Rebound in August 1902 by E. Torrini in full brown calf; blind stamped front and back panels with floral and geometrical designs; five raised bands on spine; author's name and title gold stamped in one panel on spine; floral blind stamped turn-ins; marbled endpapers; gilt edges. Binder's label pasted to front free endpaper.
  • Leaf size: 217 x 147 mm.
  • Photostat available.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 100875
  • 100929
  • ocm19598899

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