References for Erasmus Reinhold

  1. O Gingerich, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
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  2. J Hamel, Nicolaus Copernicus: Leben, Werk und Wirkung (Spektrum, Heidelberg, 1994).
  3. O Gingerich, The Book Nobody Read. Chasing the Revolutions of Nicolaus Copernicus (Arrow Books, London, 2004).
  4. O Gingerich and R S Westman, The Wittich Connection: Conflict and Priority in Late Sixteenth-century Cosmology (American Philosophical Society, 1988).


  5. A Birkenmajer, Le 'Commentaire' inédit d'Erasme Reinhold sur le 'De revolutionibus' de Nicolas Copernic, in La science au seizième siècle (Paris, 1960), 171-177.
  6. A Chamber, Reinhold (Erasmus), in General Biographical Dictionary 26 (Nichols and Bentley, London, 1816), 123-125.
  7. A Kühne, Reinhold, Erasmus, in Neue Deutsche Biographie 21 (2003), 367-368.
  8. Günther, Reinhold, Erasmus, in Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie 28 (1889), 77-79.
  9. O Gingerich, Erasmus Reinhold and the Dissemination of the Copernican Theory, in The Eye of Heaven: Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler (American Institute of Physics, New York, 1993), 221-251.
  10. O Gingerich, The role of Erasmus Reinhold and the Prutenic Tables in the Dissemination of the Copernican Theory, in Colloquia Copernicana II. Études sur l'audience de la théorie héliocentrique (Wrocław, 1973), 43-62; 123-126.
  11. O Gingerich, An Annotated Census of Copernicus' 'De revolutionibus' (Nuremburg, 1543 and Basel, 1566) (Leiden, 2002), 268-278.
  12. J Hamel, Reinhold, Erasmus, in T Hockey, V Trimble and T R Williams (eds.), Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers (Springer Publishing, New York, 2014).
  13. O Gingerich and R S Westman, The Wittich Connection. Conflict and Priority in Late Sixteenth-Century Cosmology, Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. 78 (7) (1988),
  14. J Hamel, Die Rezeption des mathematische-astronomischen Teils des Werks von Nicolaus Copernicus in der astronomisch-astrologischen Kleinliteratur um 1600, in B Fritscher and G Brey (eds.), Cosmographica et Geographica: Festschrift für Heribert M Nobis zum 70 Geburtstag 1 (Institut für Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften, Munich, 1994), 315-335.
  15. J Henderson, Erasmus Reinhold's Determination of the Distance of the Sun from the Earth, in Robert S Westman (ed.), The Copernican Achievement (University of California Press, 1975), 108-129.
  16. S Kirschner and A Kühne, The Decline of Medieval Disputation Culture and the 'Wittenberg Interpretation of the Copernican Theory', in Wolfgang Neuber, Thomas Rahn and Claus Zittel (eds), The Making of Copernicus: Early Modern Transformations of a Scientist and his Science (Koninklijke Brill, Leiden, 2014), 13-41.
  17. P D Omodeo and I Tupikova, The post-Copernican reception of Ptolemy: Erasmus Reinhold's commented edition of the 'Almagest', book one (Wittenberg, 1549), in Journal for the History of Astronomy 44 (2013), 235-256.
  18. B Morando and D Savoie, Etude de la théorie du Soleil des 'Tables pruténiques', in Revue d'histiore des sciences 49 (4) (1996), 543-567.
  19. R S Westman, The Melanchthon circle, Rheticus and the Wittenberg interpretation of the Copernican theory, Isis 66 (1975), 163-193.