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Ptolemaeus

Arabus et Latinus

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Work C.4.1000

Maslama al-Majrīṭī
Taʿālīq li-Maslama ibn Aḥmad al-Andalusī ʿalā Kitāb Baṭlamiyūs fī tasṭīḥ basīṭ al-kurat

Bibl.

Paul Kunitzsch and Richard P. Lorch, Maslama’s Notes on Ptolemy’s Planisphaerium and Related Texts, München: Verlag der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1994. Paul Kunitzsch, ‘The Role of al-Andalus in the Transmission of Ptolemy’s Planisphaerium and Almagest’, Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Arabisch-Islamischen Wissenschaften 10 (1995-1996), pp. 147-155 (reprinted in Id., Stars and Numbers. Astronomy and Mathematics in the Medieval Arab and Western Worlds, Abingdon, 2004, VII). Richard P. Lorch, ‘Ptolemy and Maslama on the Transformation of Circles into Circles in Stereographic Projection’, Archive for History of Exact Sciences 49 (1995), pp. 271-284.

Ed.

Kunitzsch, Paul and Richard P. Lorch, Maslama’s Notes on Ptolemy’s Planisphaerium and Related Texts, München: Verlag der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 1994, pp. 12-33 (with cross-references to the diagrams in the edition of the Latin versions).

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