Database of alchemical manuscripts - Verginelli-Rota

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2655. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 2.
Parchment. 15th Century.
Grimoire Magico [In English.]

2656. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 3.
41 folios. Parchment. 138x89mm. 16th Century.
Premier Chapitre [...] le quel a la teste. [With 'Donum Dei' series of watercolour illustrations.]

2657. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 4.
15th Century.
Tractatula ex intentione sapientium in arte astrorum et scientiae stellarum.
[Miscellany by Guido Bonatti (?) from Albumasar (?)]

2658. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 5.
16th Century.
[Fragments of an alchemical text in Latin.]

2659. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 6.
15th Century [1597.]
Manuel de philosophie chymique. [With pen drawings of 'Rosarium Philosophorum' series.]

2660. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 7.
15th Century [1599.]
1. Enseignemens philosophique de Jean Tachard a ses enfans.
2. Pratiqua de opera magna lapidis philosophorum extracta ex libro... De Rouillac Pedismontani. [In French.]

2661. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 8.
17th Century.
Albamasia sive [Magia] Naturalis et Innaturalis. [Illustrated with sigils. Text in German. Author possibly Albumazar (?) or Herpentilo Pareja (anno 1489?)]

2662. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 9.
17th Century.
Aphorismes ou Canons de la Pierre Philosophique. [In French.]

2663. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 10.
17th Century.
Breve compendio e prattica della pietra filosofica. [Partly in Latina and partly in Italian.]

2664. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 11.
17th Century.
Del dragone filosophico e sua purga accidentali. [Text in Latin.]

2665. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 12.
17th Century.
[A few folios with alchemical figures and short instructions in Italian.]

2666. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 13.
17th Century.
[Alchemical miscellany in Latin.]
1. Commentarii in Henrici Kunrathi Amphitheatrum ab Anonymo Philosopho doctissimo.
2. Vualerand du bus Robert, Epistola de Lapide, etc.
3. Sermo Alphidii Philosophi, etc.
4. Raymundi Lulli, quaestionis arboris philosophalis.
[With many geometric illustrations towards the end of the manuscript.]

2667. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 14.
17th Century.
Serafino da Mantova. [Alchemical recipes in Italian.]

2668. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 15, 16, 17.
17th Century.
Zoroaster des Rabbi und Juden Clavis Artis. [3 volumes.]
[In German with occasional Latin. With many coloured figures.]

2669. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 18.
18th Century.
Georg Aurach. Libro intitulato preziosissimo dono di Dio. [In Italian. With coloured figures of the 'Donum Dei' series.]

2670. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 19.
Parchment. 18th Century.
Aureus hic liber est. [Anthology in Latin and Italian of various esoteric materials.]

2671. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 20.
18th Century.
De Delook. La clef de la Pirothecnie. [In French.]

2672. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 21.
18th Century.
Desiderabilia super aureum et lapidem preciosum. [In Latin.]

2673. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 22.
18th Century.
Gombert. Le thresor d'alchimie, ou les livres des arcanes des philosophes. [Collection of alchemical texts in French with illustrations.]

2674. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 23.
18th Century.
1. Johann Grasshoff [Johannes Grasseus, alias Chortolasseus.]
Arche ou tresor du precieux arcane des sages. Secret Artificieux des souverains Mysteres de Nature de Jean Grossee dit autrement Cortolasse, docteur et insigne philosophe de notre Siècle 1500. Tiré de son grand Petir Paysan.
[Collection and anthology of alchemical writings. In French.]
2. Le petit paysan ou le lis entre les épines... Traduit de l'Allemand par Volachie.

2675. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 24.
18th Century.
Le tems serain ou clair jour phisique par Harprec fils de Sendivogius. Traduit de l'Allemand en François par I.D.L.M. En l'année 1738. a Parier (?)
[Collection of nine alchemical texts. In French.]

2676. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 25.
18th Century.
Lemegeton or Clavicula Salomonis Rex or the Little Key of Solomon the King. [In English.]

2677. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 26.
18th Century.
Philalethes. L'entrée ouverte di palais fermé du Roy, par Philalethe.
[Followed by another 5 tracts in French translated from the English of Thomas Vaughan or from Latin.]

2678. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 27.
18th Century.
Pratique de la végétation mineral.
[Anonymous text in French, followed by other extracts from treatises of various origins.]

2679. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 28.
18th Century.
[Three ancient tracts concerning the transmutation of metals in French verse.]
1. Jean de a Fontaine. La Fontaine des amoureux de science.
2. Jean de Meung. Les remonstrances de nature à l'alchymiste errant, etc.
3. Nicholas Flamel. Petit traicté de alchymie intitulé le sommaire philosophique.
[p120 Text in French verse, excluding 'Il Testament attribue a Arnaud de Ville Neuve' [Villa Nova.]]

2680. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 29.
18th Century.
1. Comedia Famosa. La Piedra filosofal, de don Francisco Vances Candamo. [In verses of eight syllables.]
2. Philosophia natural de tres Antiguos Filosofos Nomados Arteophio, Flamel, y Synesio, que trata de Arte occulto, y de la trasmutacion de los Metales [Translation into Spanish from the French by Pierre Arnaud.]

2681. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 30.
18th Century.
[La] Verite extraite des tenebres. La revelation de la parole cachée par la Sagesse des anciens, ou la vraye genealogie de la mere du mercure des philosophes. [In French.]

2682. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 31.
18th Century.
La clef du secret des secrets de philosophie... de Pierre Vicot Preste. {Work in three books entirely in French, with an extensive and precise sommary at the end.]

2683. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 32.
19th Century.
Aerologie ou Abrégé méthodique de la science des airs. [In French.]

2684. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 33.
18th Century.
[Chemical and alchemical recipes in Italian.]

2685. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 34.
19th Century.
[Chemical and alchemical recipes in French.]
Grimoire.

2686. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 35.
19th Century.
[Les] arcanes ou Secrets de la Philosophie Hermétique dévoilés... Revue et corrigé par Lenain. Amiens 1832. [In French.]

2687. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 36.
19th Century.
Calendarium Naturale Magicum Perpetuum Profundissimam Rerum Secretissimam Contemplationem, Totiusque Philosophiae Cognitionem Complectens. [In Latin.]

2688. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 36bis.
19th Century.
Charrot. Ampthitheatrum sapientiae aeternae. [Commentary (1898) on Khunrath's work of 1609.]

2689. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 37.
19th Century.
Christophe Claudet. La Sagesse des Anciens. [In French, with 40 illustrations (of mediocre workmanship) of 'Crowning of Nature' series.]

2690. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 38.
19th Century.
De la creation du monde materiel. [In French.]

2691. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 39.
19th Century.
Eliphas Ben Zahed. Le Tarot. [In French, with plates.]

2692. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 40.
19th Century.
1. Jean d'Espagnet. L'ouvrage secret de la philosophie d'Hermez. [In French. From work anno 1651?]
2. Nicolas Valois. Traité de Philosophie. [In French. From work anno 1420?]

2693. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 41.
19th Century.
1. Jean d'Espagnet. La physique detablie. [Text in French collated with Latin.]
2. [Anonymous] La philosophie Hermetique - Philosophie Hermetica. [Text in French collated with Latin.]

2694. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 42.
19th Century.
Jean Pierre Fabre. L'Abregé des secrets chimiques, où toute la nature en general et en particular est decouverte. [Translation into French from the work of Fabre entitled 'Compendium Secretorum Chymicorum' pages 336-499 of the Latin edition of Fabre 'Opera Reliqua'.]

2695. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 43.
19th Century.
1. Gerard of Cremona. Geomanzia Astronomica. [Italian translation of the 'Geomancie Astronomique de Gerard de Cremone... traduit par le Sieur de Salerne', Paris, 1669.]
2. Gerard of Cremona. La geomanzia e nomanzia cabalistica degli antichi coll'ora del pastore, Parigi MDCLXXXVII.

2696. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 44-50.
19th Century.
Lettres d'Eliphas Lévi au Baron Spedalieri. Volumes III-IX (I and II missing) from 1863 to 1866. [In French. Most likely a copy.]

2697. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 51.
19th Century.
Eliphas Levi. Lettres à Charrot. [In French. Most likely a copy.]

2698. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 52.
19th Century.
Le precieux don de Dieu. [In French. With watercoloured illustrattions of the 'Donum Dei' series, by Albert Poisson.]

2699. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 53.
19th Century [1827.]
Johannes Reuchlin. De arte cabalistica. [In three books in Italian 'dal Dottor Fisico Antonio Avella'.]

2700. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 54.
19th Century.
Philippe Rouillach. Traité du Grand Oeuvre des philosophes.
[Contains other alchemical works entirely in French.]

2701. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 55.
19th Century.
Via veritatis unicae, hoc est: elegans, perutile et praestans Opusculum Viam Veritatis Aperiens. [Translation of an anonymous work entitled 'Chemin de l'unique verite, etc'.]

2702. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 56.
20th Century.
Ercole Quadrelli. Excerpta ex alchymiae scriptoribus.

2703. Rome, Biblioteca dell'Accademia dei Lincei. MS. Verginelli-Rota 57.
20th Century.
Giuliano Kremmerz. Autograph fragments of a 'Conversazione' with Kremmerz of the 'Accademia Pitagori de Bari', on 17th February 1921.]