John Greaves (1602-1652)

Country : Grande-Bretagne
Language : anglais
Gender : masculin
Birth : Colemore, GB, 1602
Death : Londres, 08-10-1652
Note :
A aussi écrit en latin et en français
Mathématicien. - Orientaliste. - Professeur d'astronomie à Londres puis à Oxford
Variants of the name : Jean Greaves (1602-1652)
Johannes Gravius (1602-1652)
ISNI : ISNI 0000 0001 1588 1128

Activities of John Greaves (1602-1652) (18)

Auteur du texte (11)

Miscellaneous works of Mr. John Greaves,... many of which are now first published. I. Pyramidographia, or a Description of the pyramids in Egypt, with a great many additions and alterations, from a copy corrected by the author. II. A Discourse of the Roman foot and denarius... III. Tracts upon various subjects, letters, poems and observations in his travels in Italy, Turky and Egypt. IV. A Description of the Grand seignor's seraglio. To which are added : I. Reflections on the Pyramidographia, written by an anonymous author, soon after the publication of that book. II. A Dissertation upon the sacred cubit of the Jews and the cubits of the several nations, in which, from the dimensions of the greatest Egyptian pyramid as taken by Mr. Greaves, the antient cubit of Memphis is determined, translated from the Latin of sir Isaac Newton, not yet published... To the whole is prefix'd an Historical and critical account of the life and writings of the author... Published by Thomas Birch,...
Miscellaneous Works...
Description des pyramides d'Bgypte ["sic"]
Description des pyramides d'Bgypte ["sic"], par Jean Greaves,...
Epochae celebriores, astronomicis, historicis, chronologis, Chataiorum, Syro-graecorum, Arabum, Persarum, Chorasmiorum, usitatae ex traditione Ulug Beigi,... Eas primus publicavit, recensuit et commentariis illustravit Johannes Gravius
Gravius Epochae celebriores Astronomis, historicis, chronologis Chatacorum, Syro-Graecorum, Arabum, Persarum, Chorasmiorum usitatae ex traditione Ulug-Beigi Indiae Principis, eas primus publicavit, recensuit et commentariis illustravit Johannes Gravicis
Elementa linguae persicae
Cl. v. Johannis Bainbrigii,... Canicularia, una cum demonstratione ortus Sirii heliaci, pro parallelo inferioris Aegypti, auctore Johanne Gravio. Quibus accesserunt insigniorum aliquot stellarum longitudines et latitudines, ex astronomicis observationibus Ulug Beigi,... [publicatae a J. Gravio]
A Discourse of the Romane foot and denarius,... by John Greaves,...
Pyramidographia, or a Description of the Pyramids in Aegypt, by John Greaves,...
Clarissimo doctissimoq. viro D. C. H. [Claudio Hardy.] - "A la fin" : Londini, XVIII. kal. jun. 1641. Joannes Gravius

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A Descripion ["sic"] of the Grand Signour's Seraglio, or Turkish emperours court, by John Greaves,...
Geographiae veteris scriptores graeci minores
Binae tabulae geographicae, una Nassir Eddini persae, altera Ulug Beigi tartari...
Astronomica quaedam ex traditione Shah Cholgii Persae, una cum hypothesibus planetarum, studio et opera Johannis Gravii, nunc primum publicata, persice et latine
Chorasmiae et Mawaralnahrae, hoc est regionum extra fluvium Oxum descriptio, ex tabulis Abulfedae Ismaelis, principis Hamah. (Edidit Johannes Gravius.)
Astronomica quaedam ex traditione Shah Cholgii Persae, una cum hypothesibus planetarum, studio et opera Johannis Gravii, nunc primum publicata, persice et latine
Anonymus Persa De siglis Arabum & Persarum astronomicis

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