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The Sicilian Translators of the Twelfth Century and the First Latin Version of Ptolemy's Almagest

Charles H. Haskins and Dean Putnam Lockwood
Harvard Studies in Classical Philology
Vol. 21 (1910), pp. 75-102
DOI: 10.2307/310505
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/310505
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    • Ff. 47v-55 v, book VI
    • Ff. 56-61 v, book VII
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    Ms. memoror.
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    Ms. ph'ica.
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    Ms. tan.
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    Ms. repetitionĒ.
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    Ms. decori.
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    Ms. non ullos.
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    Ms. indices.
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    Ms. imminĒ.
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