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Author: Ptolemy; R Catesby Taliaferro; Charles Glenn Wallis; Nicolaus Copernicus; Johannes Kepler
Publisher: Chicago : Encyclopædia Britannica, [©1952]
Series: Great books of the Western world, v. 16.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler--Great Books.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ptolemy; R Catesby Taliaferro; Charles Glenn Wallis; Nicolaus Copernicus; Johannes Kepler
ISBN: 0852291639 9780852291634
OCLC Number: 12761615
Description: xiv, 1085 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The almagest--Introduction, Symbols, and Abbreviations, and short bibliography to Copernicus and Kepler--On the Revolutions of the heavenly spheres--Epitome of Copernican Astronomy--Harmonies of the world.
Series Title: Great books of the Western world, v. 16.
Other Titles: Almagest.
On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres
Epitome of Copernican astronomy
Copernican astronomy
Harmonies of the world
Responsibility: 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].

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