Ptolemy (c. 100-178)

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[Almagest]   [Tetrabiblos]  

Almagest (c. 141? AD) [GBWW,GI,HTR]
  • No known online texts in English
  • Link page (Latin, Greek, and German PDFs) at Mathematics and Mathematical Astronomy

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Gerald J. Toomer (Univ. California Press, 1998, 693 pg).
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Tetrabiblos (c. 150 AD)
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at Bill Thayer's Web Site
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at the Perseus Digital Library

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by F.E. Robbins (Harvard Univ Pr, 1980, 502 pg).
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Moliere (1622-1673)
Blaise Pascal (1623-1662)
John Bunyan (1628-1688)
Christian Huygens (1629-1695)
Benedict de Spinoza (1632-1677)
John Locke (1632-1704)
Jean Baptiste Racine (1639-1699)
Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727)
Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz (1646-1716)
Daniel Defoe (1660-1731)
Jonathan Swift (1667-1745)
William Congreve (1670-1729)
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Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
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