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Wallis, Charles Glenn

Overview
Works: 49 works in 130 publications in 1 language and 3,154 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Manuscripts 
Roles: Translator, Author, tra
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Most widely held works by Charles Glenn Wallis
The almagest by Ptolemy( Book )

28 editions published between 1952 and 1996 in English and held by 1,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler--Great Books
On the dignity of man by Giovanni Pico della Mirandola( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflecting the broad range of interests of a major Renaissance philosopher and his distinctive brand of syncretism, this anthology offers in their entirety three central works of Pico's. On the Dignity of Man, the quintessential expression of Renaissance humanism, appears in the context of two lesser known but equally representative mature works: On Being and the One, a treatise defending what Pico held to be the agreement between Aristotle and Plato on the relation between unity and being, and Heptaplus, an interpretation, influenced by a blend of cabalism and Christian doctrine, of the fi
Epitome of Copernican astronomy by Johannes Kepler( Book )

8 editions published between 1939 and 1969 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No mortal blow by Charles Glenn Wallis( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler by Ptolemy( Book )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1987 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All three of these men lived in different eras, and all three of them wrote of astronomy as they understood it in their own time
Porphyry's introduction to the predicaments of Aristotle : a translation of Porphyrioy Eisagoge by Porphyry( Book )

6 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On light, or the incoming of forms by Robert Grosseteste( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the reduction of the arts to theology; the first translation into the American language of De reductione artium ad theologiam by Bonaventure( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abstract of Nicholas Orême's Treatise on the breadths of forms by Nicole Oresme( Book )

4 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very elegant speech on the dignity of man by Giovanni Pico della Mirandola( Book )

2 editions published between 1940 and 1956 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very elegant speech on the dignity of man ... with an appendix containing Robert Grosseteste, Man is a smaller world by Giovanni Pico della Mirandola( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The harmonies of the world by Johannes Kepler( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres by Nicolaus Copernicus( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Hawking presents Copernicus's revolutionary masterpiece. An introductory essay makes the classic more accessible
Lectures on the science of natures, books I-IV by Aristotle( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth Ennead by Plotinus( Book )

2 editions published between 1938 and 1965 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very elegant speech on the dignity of man. The first translation into this language of "Oratio elegantissima in dignitate hominis by Giovanni Pico della Mirandola( Book )

2 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Almagest by Klaudios Ptolemaios( Book )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The almagest Ptolemy: The almagest ; Nicolaus Copernicus: On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres ; Johannes Kepler: Epitome of Copernican astronomy: IV -V [and] The harmonies of the world: V
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On the dignity of manPtolemy: The almagest ; Nicolaus Copernicus: On the revolutions of the heavenly spheres ; Johannes Kepler: Epitome of Copernican astronomy: IV -V [and] The harmonies of the world: VThe harmonies of the worldOn the revolutions of the heavenly spheres
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English (93)