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New York, Jewish Theological Seminary of America, Library,  MS NH35
Description: ff. 76 - Bound in parchment over pasteboards with triangular fore edge flap folding over from back to front
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 13
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/MSNH35_39
Language: Italian Country: Italy Century: 16th

Part 1: ff. 1-76v
Description: - Paper - 300 x 235 mm
Country: ItalyCardinal point: northeastern
Region: VenetoCity: Venice
Assigned Date: s. XVIexSearchable Date Range: 1585 - 1599
Dated by scribe: YesInscribed Date: 1586
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Other Decoration: Charts, tables, frames for text executed in red, green, yellow ink; some illustrations augmented in watercolors (ff. 3, 14, 24v).
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-74v
Author: Celestino Bistomago
Title: Gioco Astronomico
Title: Il Gioco astronomico che al botto di tre dadi profeticamente si ricava la notizia di tutto quello si desidera sapere nelli 20 sequenti quesiti
Language(s): Italian
Notes: Author is Celestino Bistomago, "accademico, anagramma di C.C." Method of fortune-telling regarding 20 questions, by casting 3 dice and working out the results in the charts provided. 
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f. i   Title page.
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f. ii   Instructions on how to play.
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f. 1   Twenty questions which can be answered.
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f. 2   Table of kings.
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f. 3   Decorated table of contents of astrological signs.
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f. 5   Segno della Stella.
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f. 8   Segno del Pesce.
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f. 14   Decorated table of contents: "delle sfere."
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f. 14v   Chart of the sun.
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f. 15   Chart of the moon.
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f. 24v   Decorated table of contents of biblical figures.
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f. 25   Final answers re: David.
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f. 59   Final answers re: Tobias.
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