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Author Ptolemy, active 2nd century.

Title Ptolemy: The almagest ; Nicolaus Copernicus: On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres ; Johannes Keppler: Epitome of Copernican astronomy: IV -V [and] The harmonies of the world: V.

Publication Info. Chicago : Encyclopędia Britannica, c1990.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Adult Non Fiction - FRPY-12  808 GRE V. 15    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description xiv, 1085 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Great books of the Western world ; 15
Great books of the Western world (1990) ; 15
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents The almagest / Ptolemy (translated by R. Catesby Taliaferro) -- On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres / Nicolaus Copernicus (translated by Charles Glenn Wallis] -- Epitome of Copernican astronomy: IV-V [and] The harmonies of the world: V. / Johannes Kepler (translated by Charles Glenn Wallis)
Subject Astronomy -- Early works to 1800.
Mathematics, Greek.
Added Author Copernicus, Nicolaus, 1473-1543. De revolutionibus orbium coelestium. English.
Kepler, Johannes, 1571-1630. Epitome astronomiae copernicanae. English.
Kepler, Johannes, 1571-1630. Harmonices mundi. English.
Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby), 1907-1989.
Wallis, Charles Glenn, translator.
Added Title Almagest.
On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres.
Epitome of Copernican astronomy.
Copernican astronomy.
Harmonies of the world.

 
    
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