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Author Ptolemy, active 2nd century.

Title The almagest / by Ptolemy.[Translated by R. Catesby Taliaferro] On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres, by Nicolaus Copernicus. [Translated by Charles Glenn Wallis] Epitome of Copernican astronomy: IV and V [and] The harmonies of the world: V. By Johannes Kepler. [Translated by Charles Glenn Wallis]

Publication Info. Chicago : Encyclopedia Britannica, [1952]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Henry C Adams Memorial Lib Adult Non-Fiction - HCAG-7  520 HUT    STAFF USE ONLY
Description xiv, 1085 pages : illustrations, tables. ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Great books of the Western World ; v. 16
Great books of the Western world ; v. 16.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents Almagest / Ptolemy (Claudius Ptolemaeus), translated by R. Catesby Taliaferro -- Introduction, symbols, and abbreviations, and a short bibliography to Copernicus and Kepler -- On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres / Nicolaus Copernicus, translated by Charles Glenn Wallis -- Epitome of Copernican astronomy, IV and V / Johannes Kepler -- 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 of Copernican astronomy.
Kepler, Johannes, 1571-1630. Harmonies of the world.
Taliaferro, R. Catesby (Robert Catesby), 1907-1989, translator.
Wallis, Charles Glenn, translator.
Added Title On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres.
Epitome of Copernican astronomy.
Copernican astronomy.
The harmonies of the world.

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