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« Le Livre du roy Modus et de la royne Racio, qui parle des deduis et de pestilence ».manuscrit bnf 1297

« Le Livre du roy Modus et de la royne Racio, qui parle des deduis et de pestilence ».

« Le Livre du roy Modus et de la royne Racio, qui parle des deduis et de pestilence ».manuscrit bnf 1297

Ancient Greece Reloaded

Behold a geocentric Solar System, created by Portuguese cosmographer and cartographer Bartolomeu Velho, (NASA)

giant bird, Bar Yokhnai,

Image of an item from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts

God Enthroned at the Summit of the Cosmos - Bible illustrated by Evert Van Soudenbalch, Dutch , circa 1460

God Enthroned at the Summit of the Cosmos - Bible illustrated by the Master of Evert Zoudenbalch, Dutch (Utrecht), circa 1460

A miniature of the universe as a diagram, with Christ at the top, hell at the centre and the symbols of the four Evangelists in the corners; from L'image du Monde, Gautier de Metz, 1464, Royal 19 A IX f.149. (British Library)

The universe depicted in 1464 diagram, with Christ at the top, hell at the center and the four Evangelists in the corners; from L'image du Monde, Gautier de Metz.

Horae ad usum Romanum, dites Très petites heures d'Anne de Bretagne | Gallica

Horae ad usum Romanum, dites Très petites heures d'Anne de Bretagne | Gallica

Aurora consurgens St. Gallen · 15. Jahrhundert Ms. Rh. 172  Folio 11r-23

Aurora consurgens St. Gallen · 15. Jahrhundert Ms. Rh. 172 Folio 11r-23

Pisces The Book of Felicity (Matali’ al-saadet)  Bibliothèque nationale de France

demonagerie: Bibliothèque nationale de France, Supplément turc detail of f. Seyyid Mohammed b. Emir Hasan el-Suudî, Matâli’ al-sa’âdet.

Cosmographical Diagram with Hell Mouth at the center of the Earth, Gossuin de Metz, 13th-c.

Cosmographical Diagram with Hell Mouth at the center of the Earth, Gossuin de Metz,

Kitab al-Bulhan ... [etc.] composite codex. Written in Arabic, location unknown, dated 14th-15th centuries. Composite manuscript in Arabic of divinatory works, dating principally from the late 14th century A.D., containing astrological, astronomical and geomantic texts compiled by Abd al-Hasan Al-Isfahani, with illustrations. Fol. 81r is in Turkish.

Signs of the zodiac: Libra, or al-Mīzān. From a Arabic collectaneous manuscript known as Kitab al-bulhan.

Christianus Prolianus and Joachinus de Gigantibus - 'Astronomia' (1478

Christianus Prolianus and Joachinus de Gigantibus. Astronomia “Comparative view of the magnitudes of the Sun (a large disc of gold), the Moon (silver), Mars (gold), Venus (gold), Mercury (gold) and Earth (pale).

Illuminated Creation of the World from Biblia latina, Venise, printed by Nicolas Jenson, 1476

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