Nicolaus Copernicus Quote

Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the movements which I ascribe to the Earth, in order that this book might contain, as it were, the general scheme of the universe.


De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (1543)

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Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the...

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Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the...

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Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the...

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Therefore, in the course of the work I have followed this plan: I describe in the first book all the positions of the orbits together with the...