Category: Astrology

Fasciculus Medicinae Translation 1495

One of the most famous medical works of the 15th century. Fasciculus Medicinae is a “bundle” of six independent and quite different medieval medical treatises. The collection, which existed only in a handful of manuscripts was first printed in 1491 in Latin and came out in numerous editions over the next 25 years.

In Cl. Ptolemaei Pelusiensis. IIII de astrorum iudiciis

An excerpt from Cardano’s Ptolemaei 1578. Cardano’s family geniture.

Fasciculus Medicinae

One of the most famous medical works of the 15th century, the Fasciculus Medicinae delves into a number of topics including uroscopy, phlebotomy, medical astrology, gynecology, surgery, internal medicine, pestilence and anatomical demonstration. This translation is focused on the portions of both books that pertain to astrological medicine. This is a partial translation of both works.

Liber Chronicarum Translation Volume 1 Nuremberg Chronicle Translation Volume 1 Hartmann Schedel

ISBN: 978-0-9831407-2-6
This is the first volume of the Liber Chronicarum Tanslation series. The content includes the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 7th Ages of the World.

Liber Chronicarum Translation Volume 2 Nuremberg Chronicle Translation Volume 2 Hartmann Schedel

ISBN: 978-0-9831407-1-9
This is the second volume of the Liber Chronicarum Translation series. This volume contains the translation of the 4th and 5th Ages of the World.
The Fourth Age from beginning of the Kingdom of David to the Babylonian Captivity.
The Fifth Age from the Babylonian Captivity to the Birth of Christ.

Liber Chronicarum Translation Volume 3 Nuremberg Chronicle Translation Volumes 3 Hartmann Schedel

ISBN: 978-0-9831407-3-3
This is the Third Volume of the Liber Chronicarum Translation series. This volume contains the first part of the translation of the 6th Age of the World.
The Sixth Age from the Birth of Christ to the Present Day.
Volume 3 contains 3,231 notes identifying sources used by Schedel and clarifying elements of the translation.

Philippo Finella, De Quatuor Signis

ISBN: 978-0-9831407-5-7

This is a facsimile and translation of a very obscure work by Philippo Finella published in 1649. Though he spent much of his life in Italy and is remembered chiefly for his writings on Metoposcopy and Physiognomy, Philippo Finella also wrote a short chiromancy in his Latin physiognomical work ‘De Planetaria Naturali Phisionomia’ published at Naples in 1649.

Gerolamo Cardano: Metoposcopia

ISBN: Currently in Translation.
This is a Facsimile and Translation of Gerolamo Cardano’s Metoposcopia. Metoposcopy is the interpretation of facial wrinkles, especially those on the forehead, to determine the character of a person. It is also used as a type of divination and has been used in conjunction with astrology.

Liber Chronicarum / Nuremberg Chronicle Reference Edition Facsimile

Liber Chronicarum Reference Edition Facsimile
Nuremberg Chronicle Reference Edition Facsimile
Hartmann Schedel
ISBN: 978-0-9831407-0-2
The complete facsimile of the Liber Chronicarum 1493 Latin edition. Hartmann Schedel’s complete illustrated history of the world. The Chronicle was first published in Latin on 12 July 1493 in the city of Nuremberg, Germany.

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