The Resource Roger Bacon and the origins of Perspectiva in the Middle Ages : a critical edition and English translation of Bacon's Perspectiva, with introduction and notes, by David C. Lindberg

Roger Bacon and the origins of Perspectiva in the Middle Ages : a critical edition and English translation of Bacon's Perspectiva, with introduction and notes, by David C. Lindberg

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Roger Bacon and the origins of Perspectiva in the Middle Ages : a critical edition and English translation of Bacon's Perspectiva, with introduction and notes
Title
Roger Bacon and the origins of Perspectiva in the Middle Ages
Title remainder
a critical edition and English translation of Bacon's Perspectiva, with introduction and notes
Statement of responsibility
by David C. Lindberg
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • englat
  • eng
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lindberg, David C
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC353
LC item number
.L54 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1214?-1294
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bacon, Roger
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bacon, Roger
  • Bacon, Roger (1220?-1292)
  • Bacon, Roger
  • Bacon, Roger
  • Optics
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Science, Medieval
  • Optics
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Science, Medieval
  • Optica
  • Filosofie
  • Philosophie de la nature
  • Optique
  • Sciences médiévales
  • Optik
  • Optik
Label
Roger Bacon and the origins of Perspectiva in the Middle Ages : a critical edition and English translation of Bacon's Perspectiva, with introduction and notes, by David C. Lindberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]-403) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Life and Works -- Bacon's Optical Writings -- The Origins of Optical Knowledge in the Latin West -- The Translations -- The Debate over the Methodology of Perspectiva in the Thirteenth Century -- Bacon and the Mathematization of Perspectiva -- Perspectiva as an Experimental Science -- Bacon's Theory of Light and Vision -- Reflection and Refraction -- The Fortuna of Bacon's Perspectiva -- Manuscripts and Editions -- Editorial Procedures -- Perspectiva: text, translation, apparatus criticus -- Appendices -- Notes to the Translation -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
cxi, 411 pages
Isbn
9780198239925
Lccn
96013849
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34548644
  • (OCoLC)ocm34548644
Label
Roger Bacon and the origins of Perspectiva in the Middle Ages : a critical edition and English translation of Bacon's Perspectiva, with introduction and notes, by David C. Lindberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]-403) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Life and Works -- Bacon's Optical Writings -- The Origins of Optical Knowledge in the Latin West -- The Translations -- The Debate over the Methodology of Perspectiva in the Thirteenth Century -- Bacon and the Mathematization of Perspectiva -- Perspectiva as an Experimental Science -- Bacon's Theory of Light and Vision -- Reflection and Refraction -- The Fortuna of Bacon's Perspectiva -- Manuscripts and Editions -- Editorial Procedures -- Perspectiva: text, translation, apparatus criticus -- Appendices -- Notes to the Translation -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
cxi, 411 pages
Isbn
9780198239925
Lccn
96013849
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34548644
  • (OCoLC)ocm34548644

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