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13) Giambattista della Porta vied for credit for the invention of the telescope, but no conclusive evidence has been found to support his claims.
Just to give one example, Giambattista della Porta, founder of the Accademia dei Segreti in Naples, in 1558 wrote a book Natural Magick, in which he portrayed magic as "nothing else but the knowledge of the whole course of Nature" (p.
Nel primo volume, che qui si recensisce, si inizia con il caposcuola Ludovico Ariosto e i suoi Suppositi; si prosegue con La Cortigiana di Pietro Aretino, Gli straccioni di Annibal Caro, Alessandro di Alessandro Piccolomini e La sorella di Giambattista Della Porta.
Again, all that can be shown is that suitable lenses were available, and the phenomenon was known (for example, it is described, unequivocally, by Daniel Barbaro, a patron of Titian and Veronese, in 1568 and again--with great enthusiasm--by Giambattista della Porta, a Neapolitan author on scientific matters, in the 1589 edition of his popular Magia naturalis.
The book Magia Naturalis by Giambattista della Porta is published in Naples.
Observando sus gestos, la boca que rehuye, la mirada que se impone, podria hablarse de una fisiognomica de la escritura con la que Aristoteles, Giambattista della Porta, J.
Dedicated to testing knowledge experimentally, the Lyncean Academy boasted among its members Galileo Galilei and Giambattista della Porta.
it is significant that Super basim is the title of one of the subchapters of the Magie naturalis--1558, in which the author Giambattista della Porta (1535-1615) is concerned with number symbolism) Luython plays with the symbolism of the number 7, which was Rudolf II's number.
Producing a book on natural magic by Giambattista Della Porta (Naples, 1535-1615), (6) Juana insists that this is all "artificio," in reality, an optical illusion:</p> <pre> Quien ha aprendido en la Magica [sic] de Porta, que la contiene este libro (saca un libro) a hacer mayores portentos, que Juana el nuevo prodigio de Xerez.
Antes que ellos, Giambattista della Porta (1540-1615), ligaba la magia a la religion.
7) Louise George Clubb, Giambattista Della Porta, Dramatist (Princeton U.
It was founded in 1603 by Giambattista della Porta, a physicist and physician, to look for truth and ambush falsehood and fallacy with the focus and fury of the lynx.