Books Almagestum Cl. Ptolemi

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Almagestum Cl. Ptolemi
Contributor Names
Ptolemy, active 2nd century.
Created / Published
Venetijs, P. Liechtenstein, 1515.
Subject Headings
-  Astronomy--Early works to 1800
-  Mathematics, Greek
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Translated by Gherardo da Cremona from an Arabic version.--Cf. M.B. Stillwell. The awakening interest in science during the first century of printing, 1970, no. 97.
-  In LC copy the date 1515 has been altered to 1465 on t.p., and on rector and verso of last leaf. Inserted are teh 2 start mpas of J. Honter published at Basel in 1532.--Cf. O. Wittstock. Johannes Honterus [1970], p. 84
152 l., diagrs., 31 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
PA4405.A4 A5 1515
Digital Id
Library of Congress Control Number
Online Format
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
Additional Metadata Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Ptolemy, Active 2Nd Century. Almagestum Cl. Ptolemi. Venetijs, P. Liechtenstein, 1515. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed December 08, 2016.)

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Ptolemy, A. 2. C. (1515) Almagestum Cl. Ptolemi. Venetijs, P. Liechtenstein. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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