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Author Chabás, José, 1948-

Title The astronomical tables of Giovanni Bianchini / by José Chabás and Bernard R. Goldstein
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 141 pages) : illustrations
Series History of science and medicine library, 1872-0684 ; v. 12
Medieval and early modern science ; v. 10
History of science and medicine library ; v. 12
History of science and medicine library. Medieval and early modern science ; v. 10
Contents Preface; List of Illustrations; Introduction; Chapter One. Giovanni Bianchini: Life and Work; Chapter Two. Analysis of the tables; Notation; References; Index
Summary 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-137) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Bianchini, Giovanni, active 15th century.
Alphonsine Tables.
Astronomy, Medieval.
Ephemerides -- History -- 15th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Goldstein, Bernard R.
LC no. 2009010199
ISBN 9004176152 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9047429591 (electronic bk.)
9789004176157 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9789047429593 (electronic bk.)