The Resource On sunspots, Galileo Galilei & Christoph Scheiner ; translated and introduced by Eileen Reeves & Albert Van Helden

On sunspots, Galileo Galilei & Christoph Scheiner ; translated and introduced by Eileen Reeves & Albert Van Helden

Label
On sunspots
Title
On sunspots
Statement of responsibility
Galileo Galilei & Christoph Scheiner ; translated and introduced by Eileen Reeves & Albert Van Helden
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
"A history of the controversy over sunspots with translations of the letters contained in Galileo's Istoria e dimostrazioni intorno alle macchie solari e loro accidenti. The material that was added during the printing of the Istoria, the dedication, preface, laudatory poems, and the note from the printer to introduce Scheiner's tracts, have been added in an appendix"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1564-1642
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Galilei, Galileo
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from Italian and Latin
LC call number
QB525
LC item number
.G22 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1575-1650
  • 1575-1650
  • 1575-1650
  • 1564-1642
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scheiner, Christoph
  • Reeves, Eileen Adair
  • Van Helden, Albert
  • Scheiner, Christoph
  • Scheiner, Christoph
  • Galilei, Galileo
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sunspots
  • Early works to 1800
  • Sunspots
  • Astronomy
  • Science
  • SCIENCE
  • Sunspots
Label
On sunspots, Galileo Galilei & Christoph Scheiner ; translated and introduced by Eileen Reeves & Albert Van Helden
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from Italian and Latin
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Sunspots before the telescope -- Harriot and Fabricius -- Christoph Scheiner -- Tres epistolae -- Galileo answers -- Galileo's first letter -- Galileo's second letter -- A more accurate inquiry from Ingolstadt -- Accuratior disquisitio -- Galileo responds and goes into print -- Galileo's third letter -- Rematch, 1630-1632 -- Appendices -- Scheiner and Galileo on the nature of the moon -- Galileo to Maffeo Cardinal Barberini -- Carlo Cardinal Conti to Galileo on scripture -- Scheiner's calculation of the transit of Venus -- Galileo's demonstrations -- Front matter of Istoria e dimostrazioni intorno alle macchie solari e loro accidenti
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 418 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226707174
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)688291765
  • (OCoLC)ocn688291765
Label
On sunspots, Galileo Galilei & Christoph Scheiner ; translated and introduced by Eileen Reeves & Albert Van Helden
Publication
Note
Translated from Italian and Latin
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-309) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Sunspots before the telescope -- Harriot and Fabricius -- Christoph Scheiner -- Tres epistolae -- Galileo answers -- Galileo's first letter -- Galileo's second letter -- A more accurate inquiry from Ingolstadt -- Accuratior disquisitio -- Galileo responds and goes into print -- Galileo's third letter -- Rematch, 1630-1632 -- Appendices -- Scheiner and Galileo on the nature of the moon -- Galileo to Maffeo Cardinal Barberini -- Carlo Cardinal Conti to Galileo on scripture -- Scheiner's calculation of the transit of Venus -- Galileo's demonstrations -- Front matter of Istoria e dimostrazioni intorno alle macchie solari e loro accidenti
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 418 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226707174
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)688291765
  • (OCoLC)ocn688291765

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