Rare book in good condition with the folding plates. Edited by John Fell. Hymns of Dionysius edited by Edmund Chilmead with his essay De musica antiqua Graeca.
Other authors: Aratus, Theon of Alexandria and Periegetes
, 147, , 69 pp., 2 folded leaves of plates. Erastothenes, etc. preceded by half title
Condition; Clean and bright copy without notes or tears. Former owner marks on pastedown. Covers and spine with wear. Attachement frontcover weak.
Full title: Aratou Soleōs Phainomena kai Diosēmeia /
Theōnos scholia. Eratosthenous katasterismoi. Metron tēs gēs Peripherias. Tou kyvou diplasiasmos. Koskinon. Tou Neilou pēgai. Tou kanonos tomē Dionysiou hymnoi. Accesserunt annotationes in Eratosthenem et hymnos Dionysii.
Edmund Chilmead (1610 – 19 February 1654) was an English writer and translator, who produced both scholarly works and hack-writing. He is also known as a musician
He was a clerical defender of astrology in his translation of Gaffarel.
Theon of Alexandria (c. 335 – c. 405) was a Greek[scholar and mathematician who lived in Alexandria, Egypt. He edited and arranged Euclid's Elements and wrote commentaries on works by Euclid and Ptolemy
Aratus (c. 315 BC – 240) was a Greek didactic poet. His major extant work is his hexameter poem Phenomena. It describes the constellations and other celestial phenomena.
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- Astronomie, Poëzie
- Auteur/ Illustrator
- Edmund Chilmead
- Aratou Soleōs Phainomena kai Diosēmeia [...]
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- Grieks, Latijn
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- E Theatro Sheldoniano
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- 19,5×12 cm