Astronomia; [manuscript] :; pars mathematicae /; tradita p[er] reverendum ac doctiss[imum] virum Ioannem Appenzeller, Societatis Iesu, à me Casparo Mandlacher excepta. - Colenda Digital Repository
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Astronomia; [manuscript] :; pars mathematicae /; tradita p[er] reverendum ac doctiss[imum] virum Ioannem Appenzeller, Societatis Iesu, à me Casparo Mandlacher excepta.

Title:
Astronomia [manuscript] : pars mathematicae / tradita p[er] reverendum ac doctiss[imum] virum Ioannem Appenzeller, Societatis Iesu, à me Casparo Mandlacher excepta.
Abstract:
Refutation of Copernican heliocentric theory and defense of Aristotelian geocentric principles, followed by an exposition of the nature of the universe, the various celestial bodies, their behavior, their form, their composition and elements, their motion, and the zodiac. The Astronomia is followed by commentary or lecture notes on Aristotle's Nichomachean Ethics, possibly also written by Caspar Mandlacher.
Coverage:
Solar system.
Format:
162 leaves : paper; 197 x 159 mm. bound to 27 x 165 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn233535980; (OCoLC)233535980; (PU)4324590-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Latin.
Provenance:
Gift of Orville H. Bullitt (sold by Tenner), 1970.
Publisher:
[Ingolstadt, Germany, ca. 1599-1604]
Subject:
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800.; Ethics -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Commentaries.; Lecture notes.; Treatises.; Manuscripts, Latin; 17th century.; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Aristotle.; Mandlacher, Caspar.
Call Number:
Ms. Codex 1217
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts