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Regiomontanus, his life and work

by Ernst Zinner

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Published by North-Holland, Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Regiomontanus, Joannes 1436-1476.,
    • Astronomers -- Germany -- Biography.,
    • Mathematicians -- Germany -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementErnst Zinner ; translated by Ezra Brown.
      SeriesStudies in the history and philosophy of mathematics ;, v. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB36.R32 Z56 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 402 p. ;
      Number of Pages402
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1881816M
      ISBN 10044488792X
      LC Control Number90042492

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      Author has signed the title page, and added a dated inscription to his aunt on the FFEP. Text in English and Latin ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; pages; Hughes provides a modern translation from Latin of Johann Muller (Regiomontanus)'s work on triangles with Latin text on left hand page and English text on the right. Seller Inventory # Add a gift card to your order! Choose your denomination.

      His book Ephemerides was used by Christopher Columbus and Amerigo Vespucci to measure longitudes in their explorations of the New World. Regiomontanus The story and biography of Regiomontanus which contains interesting information, facts & the history about the life of this Medieval person of historical importance. Quotes by Johann Regiomontanus. According to legend, a life-sized wind-up human girl was discovered in his luggage aboard a ship in which he was traveling to Sweden, and was thrown overboard by order of the ship's Captain. [1] After the larger, elaborate wind-up machine art declined in interest, wind-up toys were created cheaply in large numbers by the s.


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Edited by Ernst Zinner. Volume 1, Pages () Download full volume. Previous volume. Next volume. Actions for selected chapters. Book chapter Full text access XIII - Scientific Works in the Estates of Regiomontanus and. The th anniversary of Regiomontanus's birth has occasioned this depiction of his life and work.

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Zinner. Book Review: Regiomontanus: his life and work / North-Holland, Regiomontanus structured his work in a similar way to Euclid's Elements. De triangulisis in five books, the first of which gives the basic definitions: quantity, ratio, equality, circles, arcs, chords, and the sine function.

He then gives a list of the axioms he will assume, followed by 56theorems on geometry. Shop over 51K titles to help make better decisions, deliver better care, and learn about new discoveries in science, health, and technology.

Free Shipping. Early life and education. Certain facts about Copernicus’s early life are well established, although a biography written by his ardent disciple Georg Joachim Rheticus (–74) is unfortunately lost. According to a later horoscope, Nicolaus Copernicus was born on Februin Toruń, a city in north-central Poland on the Vistula River south of the major Baltic seaport of Gdańsk.

Works on Regiomontanus Published in the USSR or Written by Soviet Scholars. Conferences Commemorating Anniversaries of Regiomontanus's Birth or Death. The th anniversary of Regiomontanus's birth has occasioned this depiction of his life and work. It is the first English translation of Ernst Zinner's monumental biography, plus a number of specially-written supplementary articles which help paint a more comprehensive picture of the current state of knowledge about Regiomontanus.

Regiomontanus’ first publication, a mark of his deep affection for his former teacher, colleague, and collaborator, was Peuerbach’s New Theory of the Planets.

This work was the first item in the catalog which Regiomontanus sent out in the form of a broadside, listing his publications, issued or projected, written by himself or others. Hungary in and by moving to Nuremberg.

During the years in Italy, Regiomontanus began writing the Defensio, his longest expository work that he probably did not complete until after moving to Nuremberg in Regiomontanus’s premature death prevented him from carrying out his intention to.

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Epytoma in Almagestum Ptolemaei de PTOLEMY. Johannes REGIOMONTANUS (Johannes MÜLLER) [and Georg PEURBACH] y una gran selección de libros, arte y. Regiomontanus Regiomontanus () was born in Konigsberg and educated at Leipzig and Vienna. He sought to restore astronomy, dissatisfied as he was with the inadequate translation of ancient works and the disparities he found between theory and observation.

His Epitome of the Almagestwas published in Title: Book Review: Regiomontanus: his life and work / North-Holland, Authors: Brown, E. Journal: Journal for the history of astronomy vol. 23, pt. 4, p. () Bibliographic Code: JHAB. Complete bibliographic record Other article options Print this article.

Bibl. Zinner, Regiomontanus: His Life and Work, Amsterdam-New York-Oxford-Tokyo, (tr. with additions of Leben und Wirken des Joh.Müller von Köningsberg, genannt Regiomontanus, Osnabrück, ), ; M. Shank, ‘Regiomontanus and Homocentric Astronomy’, Journal for the History of Astronomy 29 (), ; M.

Shank, ‘Regiomontanus on Ptolemy, Physical Orbs, and. When he moved to Nuremberg inRegiomontanusembarked, as part of his strategy for the reformation of astronomy, on a program of publication. The first work issued by his press was the Theoricae novae planetarumof his former master Georg Peurbach, which rapidly became one of the standard texts of university courses in astronomy.

The th anniversary of Regiomontanus's birth has occasioned this depiction of his life and work. It is the first English translation of Ernst Zinner's monumental biography, plus a number of specially-written supplementary articles which help paint a more comprehensive picture of the current state of knowledge about Regiomontanus.

The articles show the high regard in which the biography is. However, it is not beyond reason that Tolhopf calculated his tables while still in Ingolstadt and only came to Rome in October of to present his work, i.e.

after Regiomontanus's death. Dominico Maria Novara [, p. ], bora in Ferrara inwas Professor of Astronomy at Bologna from to his death in ; his most famous.He did, however, add to his book collection: some law books, of course, plus some that had nothing to do with his official course, including: • Cosmography by Claudius Ptolemy • Summary of Ptolemy’s Almagest by Johannes Regiomontanus: this was a summary of Claudius Ptolemy’s great astronomical work, with additional notes by Regiomontanus.Regiomontanus: His Life and Work The th anniversary of Regiomontanus's birth has occasioned this depiction of his life and work.