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Ms. Codex 1688 - Fludd, Robert, 1574-1637 - Theosophic and cabalistic tracts translated from the Latin edition
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Author:
Fludd, Robert, 1574-1637.
Title:
Theosophic and cabalistic tracts translated from the Latin edition [manuscript] / by [Robert] Fludd and others.
Origin:
[England, between 1750 and 1799]
Physical description:
240 leaves : paper ; 314 x 200 (290 x 140) mm. bound to 320 x 210 mm.
Summary:
Charles Rainsford's English translation of the first two books of Robert Fludd's Utriusque Cosmi Historia and other works. Includes an alphabetical index (p. iii). Several leaves have been pasted in and are now detached (p. 361-366).
Notes:
Ms. codex.
Title from title page (p. i).
Pagination: Paper, 240; [xxvi], 1-11, 13-260, 262-354, 356, 356-365, [i], 366, [i], 366-395, 395, 397-449, [iv]; contemporary pagination in ink, upper outer corners.
Layout: Written in 26 long lines.
Script: Written in a cursive script in the hand of Charles Rainsford.
Binding: Contemporary leather. Upper cover and first quire detached. Spine leather deteriorating. Moisture damage along upper portion of gutter.
Origin: Written in England in the second half of the 18th century.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Codex 1688.
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Codex 1688
 
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