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John Pecham and the science of optics : Perspectiva communis / edited with an introduction, English translation, and critical notes by David C. Lindberg.

; Lindberg, David C., editor
Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, 1970.
ISBN 0299057305, 9780299057305

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Standard Title Perspectiva communis. English & Latin
Other Title Science of optics
Other Authors Lindberg, David C.,
Subjects Optics -- Early works to 1800.
Optics.
Optique -- Ouvrages avant 1800.
Science, Medieval.
Series University of Wisconsin publications in medieval science.
Description xvii, 300 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 25 cm.
Copyright Date 1970.
Notes Includes indexes.
Text in Latin and English on opposite pages.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-287).
Contents Biographical sketch of John Pecham -- Composition and influence of the Perspectiva communis -- Scope and principal ideas of the Perspectiva communis -- Manuscripts, their sigla, and printed editions -- Perspective communis: Test and translation. Prologue. -- Part I. -- Part II. -- Part III.
Genre Early works.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)114863
(OCoLC)ocm00114863
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Peckham, John, -1292.
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