A Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Optical Manuscripts

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Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Jan 1, 1975 - Literary Criticism - 142 pages
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Contents

Introduction
10
Mediaeval Scientific Writings in Latin by Lynn Thorndike and Pearl Kibre rev ed Cam
19
37 Paul Oskar Kristeller Her Ilalicum 2 vols LondonLeiden 19631967 George
37
Ophthalmology
81
Index of Incipits and Opening Lines
119
Index of Ancient Medieval and Renaissance Authors
138
Copyright

About the author (1975)

David C. Lindberg is Hilldale Professor Emeritus of the History of Science and past director of the Institute for Research in the Humanities at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He has written or edited a dozen books on topics in the history of medieval and early modern science, including The Beginnings of Western Science (1992). He and Ronald L. Numbers have previously coedited God and Nature: Historical Essays on the Encounter between Christianity and Science (1986) and When Science and Christianity Meet (2003). A Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Science, he has been a recipient of the Sarton Medal of the History of Science Society, of which he is also past president (1994 5).

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