Uniform title Rímbegla. nr 97026918
Title Rymbegla, sive rudimentum computi ecclesiastici et annalis veterum Islandorum, in qvo etiam continentur chronologica, geographica, astronomica, geometrica, theologica, nonnulla ex historia universali & naturali rariora / Qvam ex manuscriptis Legati Arna-Magnæani versione Latina, lectionum varietate, notis in materiam computisticam, indice vocum Rymbeglæ propriarum, & rerum in partem historicam auxit Stephanus Biörnonis Isl. Addita sunt 1. Talbyrdingus ejusdem notis illustratus, 2. Oddi astronomi Somnia, 3. Joh. Arnæ et 4. Finni Johannæi Horologia.
Imprint Havniæ : Typis A.F. Steinii [for P.F. de Suhm], 1780.
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Physical description 574, 28, 33, 25, 68 pages, 31 unnumbered pages including tables, 11 plates (1 folded) : vignette on half-title ; (4to)
Note Icelandic and Latin on opposite pages
"The name Ríbegla ... refers properly only to the first part, viz. p. 1-114 in this edition: this treatise is preserved in an Icelandic ms. of the twelfth century ... and is so called by the author, whose name is unknown"--Cleasby, Icelandic-English dictionary, p. xi
Contents Rymbegla. I.-IV. partur.--Talbyrdingus.--Stiörnu Odda draumur.--Eiktamörk islendsk.--Sciagraphia horologii islandici veteris et novi.
Note Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 5 - 10 December 1898. Binding: 18th century sprinkled sheep with gold tooling on spine; text block edges decorated in blue. MS note on flyleaf "of this edition only a small number were printed for presents. Another edition appeared in 1801". Inscription on verso of title page: 'Ex donatione perillustris Suhmii habet Wilhelmus Ernestus Christiani'. Signature of Christiani and manuscript notes on verso of title page. Ms notes in text. Bookplate of Frances Mary Richardson Currer. Book label of William Morris Kelmscott House.
Related to Electronic version: Rymbegla, sive rudimentum computi ecclesiastici et annalis veterum Islandorum, in qvo etiam continentur chronologica, geographica, astronomica, geometrica, theologica, nonnulla ex historia universali & naturali rariora
Other relationship Talbyrðingr
Related title Stjörnu-Odda draumr.
Author, etc. Stefán Björnsson, 1721-1798.
Jón Árnason, Bishop, 1665-1743.
Finnur Jónsson, 1704-1789.
Biörnonis, Stephanus.
Suhmius, Wilhelm Ernest Christian, former owner.
Currer, Frances Mary Richardson, 1785-1861, former owner.
Morris, William, 1834-1896, former owner.
Time period Medieval.
Topic-LCSH Calendar.
Church calendar.
Topic-MESH Science -- history.
System no. .b12987918
Publication place Denmark Copenhagen
Record no. 2173944