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The Resource A Renaissance globemaker's toolbox : Johannes Schöner and the revolution of modern science, 1475-1550, John W. Hessler

A Renaissance globemaker's toolbox : Johannes Schöner and the revolution of modern science, 1475-1550, John W. Hessler

Label
A Renaissance globemaker's toolbox : Johannes Schöner and the revolution of modern science, 1475-1550
Title
A Renaissance globemaker's toolbox
Title remainder
Johannes Schöner and the revolution of modern science, 1475-1550
Statement of responsibility
John W. Hessler
Title variation
  • Renaissance globe maker's toolbox
  • Globemaker's toolbox
  • Globe maker's toolbox
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hessler, John W
Dewey number
526.092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GA873.5.S3
LC item number
H47 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schöner, Johann
  • Cartography
Label
A Renaissance globemaker's toolbox : Johannes Schöner and the revolution of modern science, 1475-1550, John W. Hessler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-173) and index
Contents
For posterity : the miscellanies of Johannes Schöner -- The Schöner Sammelband at the Library of Congress. 12 sheets of the Waldseemüller 1507 world map ; 13 sheets of the Waldseemüller 1515 "carta marina," including Schöner manuscript ; Celestial globe gores ; Terrestrial gore fragments ; Celestial gore fragments ; Dürer-Stabius star chart -- Cartography in the margins : how Johannes Schöner read his maps -- Johannes Schöner makes a globe -- It's all in the stars : natal astrology and Johannes Schöner's three books -- The Earth begins to move : Rheticus and the early reception of Copernican astronomy -- Johannes Schöner and the birth of modern science
Control code
ocn801355393
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780844495514
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012023211
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)801355393
Label
A Renaissance globemaker's toolbox : Johannes Schöner and the revolution of modern science, 1475-1550, John W. Hessler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-173) and index
Contents
For posterity : the miscellanies of Johannes Schöner -- The Schöner Sammelband at the Library of Congress. 12 sheets of the Waldseemüller 1507 world map ; 13 sheets of the Waldseemüller 1515 "carta marina," including Schöner manuscript ; Celestial globe gores ; Terrestrial gore fragments ; Celestial gore fragments ; Dürer-Stabius star chart -- Cartography in the margins : how Johannes Schöner read his maps -- Johannes Schöner makes a globe -- It's all in the stars : natal astrology and Johannes Schöner's three books -- The Earth begins to move : Rheticus and the early reception of Copernican astronomy -- Johannes Schöner and the birth of modern science
Control code
ocn801355393
Dimensions
20 x 24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780844495514
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012023211
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)801355393

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