'Valentini Naibodre ... in Claudij Ptolomæi Quadripartitæ Constructionis...', Written in the second half of the 17th century
'Valentini Naibodre ... in Claudij Ptolomæi Quadripartitæ Constructionis Apotelesmaticum [primum, secundum] tertium [quartum] Commentarius novus et eiusdem [operis Ptolemæi] Conversio noua': apparently a copy of St. John's college (Oxford) MS. 37, with critical notes: the commentary was composed in about 1580.
On fol. 185v is Naiboda's own horoscope, with a letter from sir Kenelm Digby to John Barkham about Naiboda's fate, July 17, 1640, all copied from the St. John's MS.
- Creation: Written in the second half of the 17th century
Language of Materials
MS. Savile 99
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 26167
'Caroli Bernard APAB.': in the Bernard sale 1711, Folio no. 665, when it was sold for 10s.: owned by 'S. P. Rigaud, April 29, 1824': on fol. 1 is a note in Rigand's hand.
14 3/8 × 9 7/8 in.