Ptolemy's Theory of Visual Perception: An English Translation of the Optics. with Introduction and Commentary, Transactions, American Philosophical So (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society #86) (Paperback)

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Ptolemy's Theory of Visual Perception: An English Translation of the Optics. with Introduction and Commentary, Transactions, American Philosophical So (Transactions of the American Philosophical Society #86) (Paperback)

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This is a print on demand Publication. This is a reprint, this is not an original. Contents: Introduction; Ptolemy: A Biographical Sketch; The "Optics" A Biographical Sketch; An Overview of the "Optics"; The Historical Influence of the "Optics"; English Translation; & Bibliography. The English translation of this text is based upon Albert Lejeune's critical Latin text of 1956, which was reprinted in the 1990s along with a French translation & supplementary annotations. Illus.
Product Details ISBN: 9780871698629
ISBN-10: 0871698625
Publisher: American Philosophical Society Press
Publication Date: January 1st, 1996
Pages: 300
Language: English
Series: Transactions of the American Philosophical Society