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  8. 8. Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) By Eratosthenes [PDF, ePub, M What others say about this ebook:What others say about this ebook: Review 1:Review 1: This book translates four texts: (i) the Epitome and (ii) the Fragmenta Vaticana, which areThis book translates four texts: (i) the Epitome and (ii) the Fragmenta Vaticana, which are versions of the Catasterisms of Eratosthenes, (iii) the Astronomica of Hyginus, and (iv) theversions of the Catasterisms of Eratosthenes, (iii) the Astronomica of Hyginus, and (iv) the Phaenomena of Aratus. The Phaenomena of Aratus has been edited and translated in Aratus:Phaenomena of Aratus. The Phaenomena of Aratus has been edited and translated in Aratus: Phaenomena (Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries). These works were widely read andPhaenomena (Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries). These works were widely read and commented on in antiquity, and to have more than a facile idea of the ancient image of the worldcommented on in antiquity, and to have more than a facile idea of the ancient image of the world one must understand how people looked at the heavens.one must understand how people looked at the heavens. The translations and commentary about mythology in this book are first rate. But theThe translations and commentary about mythology in this book are first rate. But the commentary about how the stars move on the celestial sphere is weak. There are only threecommentary about how the stars move on the celestial sphere is weak. There are only three figures in the whole book, two of which are undersized photographs given without explanation. Ifigures in the whole book, two of which are undersized photographs given without explanation. I suspect that nearly all modern readers will have less sense of the sky than even a weaklysuspect that nearly all modern readers will have less sense of the sky than even a weakly educated ancient reader would. I do not ask for the editor to teach astronomical computations toeducated ancient reader would. I do not ask for the editor to teach astronomical computations to the reader, but for the descriptions of constellations moving around the celestial sphere to bethe reader, but for the descriptions of constellations moving around the celestial sphere to be more than word play, we must be shown detailed figures, either drawings or photographs (onemore than word play, we must be shown detailed figures, either drawings or photographs (one can get a good sense for how stars move from photographs at a fixed interval of time). For Siriuscan get a good sense for how stars move from photographs at a fixed interval of time). For Sirius or the Pleiades to be a sign of something we must have a feeling for the pattern followed byor the Pleiades to be a sign of something we must have a feeling for the pattern followed by them, and because the modern reader will with near certainty not have this, which would bethem, and because the modern reader will with near certainty not have this, which would be expected of the ancient reader, the commentary requires many more pages spent giving imagesexpected of the ancient reader, the commentary requires many more pages spent giving images or explanations.or explanations. Thus, if you want to use these myths to get an idea of the ancient view of the world, this editionThus, if you want to use these myths to get an idea of the ancient view of the world, this edition is inadequate for not showing enough pictures, because a modern reader does not have as muchis inadequate for not showing enough pictures, because a modern reader does not have as much knowledge about the stars as an ancient reader (readers of popular science have a huge amountknowledge about the stars as an ancient reader (readers of popular science have a huge amount of pseudo-knowledge, like hearing about the sizes of black holes without being able to do anyof pseudo-knowledge, like hearing about the sizes of black holes without being able to do any computations or make any predictions with this information, and not being able to explain whatcomputations or make any predictions with this information, and not being able to explain what the tropics are). But if you are studying just mythology and the references to constellations arethe tropics are). But if you are studying just mythology and the references to constellations are irrelevant, I have no complaints about this book. And even though I have made complaints, theyirrelevant, I have no complaints about this book. And even though I have made complaints, they are complaints about the book not being as good as it could have been; it is still good, and weare complaints about the book not being as good as it could have been; it is still good, and we are well served by having reliable English translations of these celebrated works.are well served by having reliable English translations of these celebrated works. download Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) ebook freedownload Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) ebook free Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) guide downloadConstellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) guide download Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) doc downloadConstellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) doc download Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) book pdfConstellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) book pdf Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) author ConstellationConstellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) author Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) hardcover box set ConstellationMyths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) hardcover box set Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) kindle edition downloadMyths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) kindle edition download Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) epub free downloadConstellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) epub free download Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) free ebook how toConstellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) free ebook how to download Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics)download Constellation Myths: with Aratus's Phaenomena (Oxford World's Classics) 8 / 98 / 9
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