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Sacro Bosco's Sphaera mundi

Sacro Bosco's Sphaera mundi Simon Bevilaqua, 1499 JOHANNES DE SACRO BOSCO (fl. c.1230-1240). Sphaera mundi. Venice: Simon Bevilaqua, 23 October 1499. The fundamental astronomical textbook of the later Middle Ages. This edition is sometimes found without the four leaves of text by Capuanus and Puerbach, as here; GW distinguishes a separate issue:... more