Physionomia (Liber physiognomiae). Scot Michael, Scotus.
Physionomia (Liber physiognomiae)
Physionomia (Liber physiognomiae)
Physionomia (Liber physiognomiae)
Physionomia (Liber physiognomiae)
Physionomia (Liber physiognomiae)

Physionomia (Liber physiognomiae)

Venice: Melchior Sesse, 1530.

Later Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition. Item #047159
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Full early vellum, slightly dampstained. Title is an old facsimile on wove paper, otherwise complete. 60 leaves. Modest browning, heavier in spots, scattered foxing. Generally very good overall. Just one copy of this edition in OCLC; most of the early editions are scarce.

A work of enduring popularity by the 13th century Scottish mathematicion, magician and philosopher. It is the third part of his three volume Liber Introductorius and deals with Aristotelian physiognomy and psychology as filtered through Arab translators and commentators. Scot was a legendary figure, famous for battling witches, seeing the future, and appearing in Dante's Inferno. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Philosophy; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 047159.

Price: $950.00

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