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Astronomica Marciana

Astronomia greca e latina nel fondo antico a stampa della Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana


Elisabetta Sciarra    Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Venezia, Italia    


How does one search for and investigate Greek and Latin astronomical texts in the Marciana’s collection of rare printed books? Some examples are given, with special references to the identification of owners and readers of books of ancient astronomy in the 15th and 16th centuries.

Language: it

keywords: Marciana National Library, Venice. Astronomical ancient printed books. Owners and provenances.

Submitted: Jan. 27, 2017
Accepted: March 31, 2017
Published: Sept. 1, 2017
permalink: doi.org/10.14277/6969-165-2/ANT-13-2

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