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[Translation of the Spherics of Menelaus]

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[Translation of the Spherics of Menelaus]

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Arabic

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Notes

The existence of a translation of the Spherics by Isḥāq is conjectural, based in part on attributions in the Hebrew version by Jacob ben Machir. For details, see Sidoli [2019] and Krause [1936].

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542667

Literature References

Sidoli, Nathan. 2019. “Review of Menelaus’ ‘Spherics’: Early Translation and Al-Māhānī Al-Harawī’s Version, by Roshdi Rashed and Athanase Papadopoulos”. Aestimatio 14: 14-21.
Krause, Max. 1936. Die Sphärik Von Menelaos Aus Alexandrien in Der Verbesserung Von Abū Naṣr Manṣūr b.’Alī B. ’Irāq. Berlin: Weidmannsche Buchhandlung.