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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Kepler, Johannes, -- 1571-1630

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

StatementWith the full text and notes of Somnium, sive Astronomia lunaris Joannis Kepleri. Translated by Patricia Frueh Kirkwood.
ContributionsKepler, Johannes, 1571-1630.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB41.K422 L4
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p.
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17756335M

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