Item Details

Call Number: MS Ferguson 192
Title: Ars occulta
Date of Creation: Between 1399 and 1499
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Ferguson
Content: Works of Ramon Lull in Latin.. XVth century.
1. f1 De investigacione artis Secreti occulta super totum opus maius in compendio.
f8r [Lullist 'tree' diagram.]
2. f11 Praxis Lapidum virtuosorum seu pretiosorum.
3. f19v Incipit tractatus margaritarum. Opus namque margaritarum sic condies.
4. f28 Compendium artis magicae transmutationis metallorum Raimundi.
[Compendium super lapidarium - Thorndike-Kibre 1016.]
5. f52 De Tinctis Albis et Rub.
[Some alchemical symbols.]
6. f57-65 Hic ponentur alique glose invente que fuerunt per volumina Raymondi lulii super certis capitulis.
7. f69-73 [Notes.]
[On inside front cover]: 'Phillips Manuscript 2674.'
[On inside back cover]: 'Mr Voynich.'
[On spine]: 'Raimund Ars occulta MS.'
[MSS. Ferguson 63, 76, 135 and 192 are four uniform alchemical notebooks probably once bound together, written by a north Italian scribe identified in MS. 76 as 'John Visio'.
Physical Description: Narrow 8vo. 76 folios. 17.7x8.2 cm. Calf
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Latin
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: N.R. Ker, Medieval manuscripts in British libraries, vol. 2 (Oxford, 1977), pp 893-894.
Accession Number: 353
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Ramon Lull c.1232-1315
Raymond Lully.
provenance: Sir Thomas Phillipps 1792-1872
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