The Copernican Turn in Early Modern Jewish Scientific Thought

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The Copernican Turn in Early Modern Jewish Scientific Thought

Hannover, Raphael Levi (1685-1779)
Tekhunat ha-shamayim ve-khol tsevʾam, matsavam u-mahalakham / amar Rafaʾel ...mi-Bet ha-Levi ; neʾum ha-kotev Yaʻaḳov Ṿeil
(....תכונת השמים וכל צבאם, מצבם ומהלכם)
Cover, showing the year 1737
Manuscript, possibly in Hannover's own hand; 1737
Hannover, Raphael Levi (1685-1779)
Tekhunat ha-shamayim ve-khol tsevʾam, matsavam u-mahalakham / amar Rafaʾel ...mi-Bet ha-Levi ; neʾum ha-kotev Yaʻaḳov Ṿeil
(....תכונת השמים וכל צבאם, מצבם ומהלכם)
Opening showing illustrations of both Ptolemaic and Copernican systems
Manuscript, possibly in Hannover's own hand; 1737
Cover, showing the year 1737
Credit: Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania (More bibliographic information)
Opening showing illustrations of both Ptolemaic and Copernican systems
Credit: Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania (More bibliographic information)