Medieval Astrology in a First Edition, 9 January 1489
CHF75000.00The present copy of the 'Compilatio de astrorum scientia Decem continens tractatus' is the first, and only, printed, 15th-century edition of this compilation of medieval astronomical knowledge. The book is richly illustrated with numerous woodcuts, including horoscopes and diagrams, two of which are coloured.
207 x 147 mm. – 110 leaves. With 40 horoscopes, 14 diagrams, and 85 woodcut illustrations, two of the diagrams coloured in red and black.