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Ptolemy active 2nd century

Works: 5,271 works in 8,269 publications in 11 languages and 28,876 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Maps  Atlases  Early maps  Manuscripts  Methods  History 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Cartographer, Creator, Editor, Commentator, Composer, Honoree
Classifications: AC1, 522
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The almagest by Ptolemy ( Book )
62 editions published between 1952 and 2003 in English and held by 2,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tetrabiblos by Ptolemy ( Book )
56 editions published between 1940 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
PTOLEMY The Tetrabiblos of the famous astronomer and geographer Claudius Ptolemaeus (c. A.D. 100-178) of Egypt consists of four books, the title given in some MSS meaning Mathematical Treatise in Four Books, in others The Prognostics addressed to Syrus. The subject is astrology which in Ptolemys time as down to the Renaissance was fused as a respectable science with astronomy. Translations and commentaries are few, and only three Greek texts had been printed (all in the 16th century) before the present one and the one begun by F. Boll and finished by Emilie Boer in 1940
Ptolemy's Almagest by Ptolemy ( Book )
25 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 734 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ptolemy's catalogue of stars; a revision of the Almagest by Ptolemy ( Book )
10 editions published between 1915 and 1978 in English and Latin and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ptolemy's theory of visual perception : an English translation of the Optics by Ptolemy ( Book )
7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ptolemy's first commentator by Alexander Jones ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cosmographia by Ptolemy ( Book )
72 editions published between 1475 and 2006 in 7 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claudii Ptolemaei Opera quae exstant omnia by Ptolemy ( Book )
41 editions published between 1898 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arabic version of Ptolemy's Planetary hypotheses by Ptolemy ( Book )
10 editions published in 1967 in English and Arabic and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Harmonielehre des Klaudios Ptolemaios ; Porphyrios Kommentar zur Harmonielehre des Ptolemaios by Ptolemy ( Book )
25 editions published between 1930 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harmonics by Ptolemy ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Geography by Ptolemy ( )
17 editions published between 1932 and 1992 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'optique de Claude Ptolémée dans la version latine d'après l'arabe de l'émir Eugène de Sicile by Ptolemy ( Book )
21 editions published between 1956 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handbuch der Astronomie by Ptolemy ( Book )
26 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in 5 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Claudii Ptolemaei Geographia by Ptolemy ( Book )
44 editions published between 1887 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The compost of Ptholomeus, prince of astronomye by Ptolemy ( Book )
11 editions published between 1552 and 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geographia. Strassburg, 1513 by Ptolemy ( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and Dutch and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cosmographia : Bologna, 1477 by Ptolemy ( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in Latin and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cosmographia : Roma, 1478 by Ptolemy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in Latin and English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ptolemaios und Porphyrios über die Musik by Ptolemy ( Book )
11 editions published between 1934 and 1987 in German and English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Baṭalmayūs ca. 100-178
Batlamius, Klādius.
Baṭlamiyūs, ca100-ca170
Baṭlamyūs, active 2nd century
Baṭlamyūs, ca100-ca170
Baṭlamyūs, d. ca 170
Claude Ptolémée ca. 100-178
Claudius Ptolemaeus
Claudius Ptolemaeus, ca 100-178
Claudius Ptolemaeus Pelusiensis Alexandrinus ca. 100-178
Claudius Ptolemy
Klaudios Ptolemaios
Klaudios Ptolemaios, ca 100-178
Pseudo-Ptolemaeus ca. 100-178
Pseudo-Ptolemaeus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Pseudo-Ptolemaeus Gnomologus ca. 100-178
Ptholemaeos, Claudios ca. 100-178
Ptholemaeus ca. 100-178
Ptholemeus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptholomaeus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptholomeus, active 2nd century
Ptholomeus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptolemæi, Clavdii, d. ca 170
Ptolemaeus Alexandrinus
Ptolemaeus Alexandrinus, ca 100-178
Ptolemaeus Alexandrinus Claudius
Ptolemaeus astronomus
Ptolemaeus astronomus 0100?-0170?
Ptolemaeus, ... ca. 100-178
Ptolemaeus, ca100-ca170
Ptolemæus, Cl.
Ptolemaeus, Cl. ca. 100-178
Ptolemaeus, Claudius
Ptolemaeus Claudius 0100?-0170?
Ptolemaeus, Claudius, 2. gs.
Ptolemaeus, Claudius, 2nd cent.
Ptolemaeus, Claudius, active 2nd century
Ptolemaeus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptolemaeus, Claudius, ca100-ca170
Ptolemaeus, Claudius, d. ca 170
Ptolemaeus Mathematicus, ca 100-178
Ptolemaios, Claudius, 2. gs.
Ptolēmaios, Klaudios
Ptolemaíos Klaúdios 0100?-0170?
Ptolemaîos, Klaúdios, 2. gs.
Ptolemaios, Klaudios, 2nd cent
Ptolemaios, Klaudios, active 2nd century
Ptolemaios, Klaudios ca. 100-178
Ptolemaios, Klaudios, ca100-ca170
Ptolemaios Mathematiker ca. 100-178
Ptolemaiu, Klaudiu ca. 100-178
Ptolemaius Mathematiker ca. 100-178
Ptolemäus, Claudius.
Ptolemaus, Claudius, 2. gs.
Ptolemaus, Claudius, active 2nd century
Ptolemäus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptolemaus, Claudius, ca. 90-ca. 168
Ptolemäus, Claudius, d. ca 170
Ptolémée ca. 100-178
Ptolémée, Claude.
Ptolémée, Claude, 2nd cent.
Ptolémée, Claude, active 2nd century
Ptolémée, Claude ca. 100-178
Ptolémée, Claude, ca. 90-ca. 168
Ptolémée, Claude, ca100-ca170
Ptolémée, Claude, d. ca 170
Ptolémée de Ptolémaïs ca. 100-178
Ptolemeĭ, Klavdiĭ, active 2nd century
Ptolemei, Klavdii ca. 100-178
Ptolemej, Klaudije
Ptolemej, Klavdij, d. ca 170
Ptolemeo Alessandrino, Claudio.
Ptolemeo, Cl.
Ptolemeo, Claudio Alexandrino.
Ptolemeo, Claudio ca. 100-178
Ptolemeus, C., ca100-ca170
Ptolemeus, Claudius, ca 100-178
Ptolemeusz, Klaudiusz.
Ptolemy 0100?-0170?
Ptolemy, 2. gs.
Ptolemy, 2nd cent.
Ptolemy ca. 100-178
Ptolemy, ca100-ca170
Ptolemy, Caludius, ca. 90-ca. 168
Ptolemy, Claudius
Ptolemy, Claudius, 2. gs.
Ptolemy, Claudius, active 2nd century
Ptolemy, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptolemy, d. ca 170
Ptolemy, fl. 2nd cent.
Ptolomaeus, Cl.
Ptolomaeus, Claudius
Ptolomaeus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptolomaeus, Claudius, sec. II
Ptolomaios, Klaudios, ca100-ca170
Ptolomej Klaudije
Ptolomeo ca. 100-178
Ptolomeo, Claudio ca. 100-178
Ptolomeus, Claudius ca. 100-178
Ptolomy, Claudius ca. 100-178
Tolemeo, Claude, ca. 90-ca. 168
Tolemeo, Claudio, active 2nd century
Tolomei, Claudio, 87-178
Tolomei, Claudio ca. 100-178
Tolomeo, Cl. ca. 100-178
Tolomeo, Claudio.
Tolomeo Claudio 0100?-0170?
Tolomeo, Claudio, active 2nd century
Tolomeo, Claudio, Alessandrino, ca100-ca170
Tolomeo, Claudio ca. 100-178
Tolomeo, Claudio, d. ca 170
Tolomeo, Claudio, sec. II
Tolomeo, Claudius
Πτολεμαῖος, Κλαύδιος
Πτολεμαίος Κλαύδιος 0100?-0170?
Птолемей, Клавдий, 2. gs.
פתולמאוס, מתמטיקאי
תלמי, חי במאה ה-2 לספירה
プトレマイオス, クラウディオス
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