Accounting for Appearances
List of Illustrations
Figure P.1. The bounded geocentric model according to Peter Apian. From Cosmographia (1539)
Figure P.2. The bounded heliocentric Universe of Copernicus. From De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium (1543)
Figure P.3. Geometry of retrograde motion of a Superior Planet
Figure P.4. Planetary alignments
Figure P.5. Stellar parallax in a bounded Universe
Figure P.6. The bounded geo-heliocentric model of Tycho Brahe. From Liber Secundus (1588)
Figure P.7. The infinite heliocentric model of Thomas Digges. From A Perfit Description (1576)
Figure P.8. Stellar parallax for stars distributed in space
Figure 1.1. Engraving of Tycho Brahe at age 40 (1586). From Epistolarum astronomicarum (1588)
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