4 Online Sources




Nenci, Elio (2011). Online Sources. In: Bernardino Baldi’s In mechanica Aristotelis problemata exercitationes. Berlin: Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften.

The open-access repository European Cultural Heritage Online (ECHO) of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science is continuously extending its collection of sources made freely accessible as text files in xml format and/or as high-quality images via its web site echo.mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de. The following sources mentioned in the present publication and listed below are currently accessible in this way.

4.1 The First Edition of the Treatise of Baldi

1Bernardino Baldi 1621

4.2 Ancient and Renaissance Sources Concerning Mechanics Used by Baldi

1Niccolò Leonico Tomeo 1525 (see Thomaeus 1525)

2Niccolò Tartaglia 1546

3Federico Commandino 1565

4Alessandro Piccolomini 1547 (1565 edition)

5Jordanus Nemorarius 1565 (see Tartaglia 1565)

6Federico Commandino 1575 (see Heron 1575)

7Guidobaldo del Monte 1577

8Guidobaldo del Monte 1581

9Guidobaldo del Monte 1588

10Pappus of Alexandria 1588 (1660 edition)

4.3 Other Works and Translations by Baldi

1Bernardino Baldi 1589 (see Heron 1589)

2Bernardino Baldi 1612a

3Bernardino Baldi 1616 (bound together with Heron 1583)

4.4 Other Renaissance Sources

1Vitruvius 1567

2Cardano 1570

3Guidobaldo del Monte 1615