Treatise on Astronomy (Book 1) by Ramon Lull, Kris Shapar and Robert Hand

Ramon Lull: Treatise on Astronomy

(Latin Track Volume V)

Table of Contents

Introduction to Lull’s Treatise on Astronomy by Robert Hand  …………………………………………… ii

Translator’s Preface by Kris Shapar …………………………………………………………………………….. viii
          General Note ……………………………………………………………………………………………………. ix

Treatise on Astronomy by Ramon Lull …………………………………………………………………………….. 1
          Prologue …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1
          Book 1. Of the Principles of Astronom ……………………………………………………………………. 2
                A. Of the Ancient Principles of Astronomy …………………………………………………………. 3
                    1. Of the Signs of Heaven ………………………………………………………………………….. 3
                              Of Aries ………………………………………………………………………………………….. 3
                              Of Taurus ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 6
                              Of Gemini ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 6
                              Of Cancer ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 6
                              Of Leo ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 7
                              Of Virgo ………………………………………………………………………………………….. 7
                              Of Libra ………………………………………………………………………………………….. 7
                              Of Scorpio ………………………………………………………………………………………. 7
                              Of Sagittarius ………………………………………………………………………………….. 8
                              Of Capricorn ……………………………………………………………………………………. 8
                              Of Aquarius …………………………………………………………………………………….. 8
                              Of Pisces ………………………………………………………………………………………… 8
                    2. Of the Planets ………………………………………………………………………………………. 9
                              Of Saturn ………………………………………………………………………………………… 9
                              Of Jupiter ………………………………………………………………………………………. 11
                              Of Mars …………………………………………………………………………………………. 13
                              Of the Sun …………………………………………………………………………………….. 15
                              Of Venus ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 18
                              Of Mercury …………………………………………………………………………………….. 19
                              Of the Moon ………………………………………………………………………………….. 20
          B. Of the Second Part of the Principles of Astronomy …………………………………………….. 23
                    1. Of Dominance ……………………………………………………………………………………… 24
                              Of A B …………………………………………………………………………………………… 25
                              Of A C …………………………………………………………………………………………… 26
                              Of A D …………………………………………………………………………………………… 26
                              Of B C …………………………………………………………………………………………… 27
                              Of B D …………………………………………………………………………………………… 27
                              Of C D …………………………………………………………………………………………… 28
                    2. Investigation Through Questions …………………………………………………………… 29
                              What ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 29
                              Of What ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 30
                              Through What ……………………………………………………………………………….. 35
                              Of Quantity ……………………………………………………………………………………. 36
                              Of What Kind …………………………………………………………………………………. 39
                              Of When ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 63
                              Of Place ………………………………………………………………………………………… 66
                              Of Manner …………………………………………………………………………………….. 68
                              Of Instrumentality ………………………………………………………………………….. 71
                    3. Of the Soul of the Heaven …………………………………………………………………….. 72
                              The heaven has a soul ……………………………………………………………………. 72
                              That the heaven has a soul that is not vegetative,
                                        sensitive, or rational ………………………………………………………………. 74
                              That movement is the soul of the heaven ………………………………………….. 75

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