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Ptolemy's Tetrabiblos in the Translation of William of Moerbeke : Claudii Ptolemaei Liber Iudicialium

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This is the first edition of Moerbeke's Latin translation of Ptolemy’s celebrated astrological handbook, known under the title Tetrabiblos or Quadripartitum (opus). Ptolemy’s treatise (composed after 141 AD) offers a systematic overview of astrological science and had, together with his Almagest, an enormous influence up until the 17th century
Edition: Bilingual
Number of Pages: 443.0
Genre: Philosophy, Science
Sub-Genre: History, History + Surveys / Medieval, History + Surveys / Ancient + Classical
Series Title: Ancient and Medieval Philosophy, Series 1
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Cornell Univ Pr
Language: English
Street Date: December 22, 2015
TCIN: 23938577
UPC: 9789058679628
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-8502

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