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Ptolemaeus

Arabus et Latinus

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Work A.1.8

Ptolemy
Almagesti (tr. Giambattista della Porta)

Text ‘(ed. Naples 1605) Claudii Ptolemaei Magnae constructionis liber primus. Prooemium. Qui legitime philosophati sunt, bene quidem, o Syre, contemplativam philosophiam ab activa mihi videntur… (3) Theonis Alexandrini commentarius in primum mathematic<ae> constructionis Ptolemaei librum. Prooemium. Saepe numero ab auditoribus honatus, fili Epiphani, ea commentari, quae unicuique difficilia iudicarunt… (6) Ptolemaeus. De ordine theorematum. Caput primum. Sed praepositam a nobis constructionem praeit, ut universam totius terrae ad totum coelum… (7) Theon. De ordine theorematum. Vult in hoc capite enumerare ea quae universe — ubique tum in horizontem super sphaera recta. Finis.’

Origin Translated from the Greek by Giambattista della Porta and first published by him in 1588. This translation contains Book I only, interspersed with Theon of Alexandria’s commentary.

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Naples, Felix Stelliola, 1605, sig. 1-181Images