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Ptolemy active 2nd century

Overview
Works: 1,920 works in 3,198 publications in 13 languages and 21,935 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Maps  Atlases  Early maps  History  Methods  Sources  Charts, diagrams, etc 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: AC1, 522
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Most widely held works about Ptolemy
 
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Most widely held works by Ptolemy
The almagest by Ptolemy( Book )

76 editions published between 1381 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 2,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler--Great Books
Tetrabiblos by Ptolemy( Book )

60 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tetrabiblos, a core text in the history of astrology, the preeminent ancient astronomer Ptolemy (c. 100-178 CE) treats the practical use of astronomical knowledge: making predictions about individuals' lives and the outcome of human affairs
Ptolemy's Almagest by Ptolemy( Book )

15 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Geography by Ptolemy( Book )

50 editions published between 1475 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy's Tetrabiblos, or Quadripartite: being four books of the influence of the stars by Ptolemy( Book )

23 editions published between 1822 and 2014 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy's catalogue of stars; a revision of the Almagest by Ptolemy( Book )

8 editions published between 1915 and 1978 in English and Latin and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy's first commentator by Alexander Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy's theory of visual perception : an English translation of the Optics by Ptolemy( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klaudiou Ptolemaiou Armonikōn biblia 3 Claudii Ptolemæi Harmonicorum libri tres by Ptolemy( Book )

14 editions published between 1682 and 1699 in Greek, Ancient and Latin and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arabic version of Ptolemy's Planetary hypotheses by Ptolemy( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Claudii Ptolemaei Opera quae exstant omnia by Ptolemy( Book )

24 editions published between 1898 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harmonics by Ptolemy( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klaudiou Ptolemaiou Mathēmatikē syntaxis Composition mathématique de Claude Ptolémée by Ptolemy( )

7 editions published between 1927 and 1988 in French and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia by Ptolemy( Book )

65 editions published between 1486 and 2006 in 11 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia by Ptolemy( )

8 editions published between 1966 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geographia. Strassburg, 1513 by Ptolemy( )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmographia : Bologna, 1477 by Ptolemy( )

2 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in Latin and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmographia : Roma, 1478 by Ptolemy( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmographia : Ulm, 1482 by Ptolemy( )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in Latin and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Harmonielehre des Klaudios Ptolemaios ; Porphyrios Kommentar zur Harmonielehre des Ptolemaios by Ptolemy( Book )

11 editions published between 1930 and 1982 in 5 languages and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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