Facsimile of LJS 449, Medical and astronomical miscellany

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6-17-2015

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Compilation of Latin and German texts concerning astronomy, astrology (including resources for the determination of favorable and unfavorable days and a brief treatise on the astrological properties of precious stones attributed in the manuscript to the 8th/9th-century Jewish astrologer Zaël, but also known as the lapidary of Techel), and medicine (including a brief treatise on wine used for medical purposes, attributed in another manuscript to Albertus Magnus).

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Astrology--Early works to 1800, Medical astrology--Early works to 1800, Urine--Analysis--Early works to 1800, Wine--Therapeutic use--Early works to 1800, Precious stones--Early works to 1800 Codices, Almanacs, Calendars, Diagrams, Illuminations, Pen-and-wash drawings, Tables (documents), Treatises, Manuscripts Latin--15th century, Manuscripts German--15th century, Manuscripts Renaissance

Facsimile of LJS 449, Medical and astronomical miscellany

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