The Astronomical Tables of Giovanni Bianchini

The Astronomical Tables of Giovanni Bianchini

by Jose Chabas
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004176152

ISBN-13: 9789004176157

Pub. Date: 05/06/2009

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This book describes and analyses, for the first time, the astronomical tables of Giovanni Bianchini of Ferrara (d. after 1469), explains their context, inserts them into an astronomical tradition that began in Toledo, and addresses their diffusion.

Overview

This book describes and analyses, for the first time, the astronomical tables of Giovanni Bianchini of Ferrara (d. after 1469), explains their context, inserts them into an astronomical tradition that began in Toledo, and addresses their diffusion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004176157
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
05/06/2009
Series:
History of Science and Medicine Library / Medieval and Early Modern Science Series
Pages:
146
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
1. Giovanni Bianchini: Life and work
2. Analysis of the tables
2.1. Introduction
2.2. Tables in ed. 1495
2.3. Other tables in the manuscripts and ed. 1526, but not included in ed. 1495
2.4. Other tables in ed. 1526 or in MS Nu that are not included in ed. 1495 or in MS Na
Notation
References
Index

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