References for Benedetto Castelli

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  1. S Drake, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).

Books:

  1. M Bucciantini (ed.), Benedetto Castelli, Carteggio (Leo S Olschki, Florence, 1988).
  2. P de la Fuente, X Granados and F Reus (eds.), Letters from Galileo Galilei, member of the Accademia dei Lincei, to Benedetto Castelli and to Cristina de Lorena, Grand Duchess of Tuscany (Spanish) (Editorial Alhambra, S.A., Madrid, 1986).
  3. M J Lewis, Galileo in France: French reactions to the theories and trial of Galileo (Peter Lang, 2006).
  4. G L M Zannini, La vita di Benedetto Castelli (Camera di commercio, industria e agricoltura di Brescia, Brescia, 1961).

Articles:

  1. P E Ariotti, Benedetto Castelli and George Berkeley as Anticipators of recent Findings on the Moon Illusion, Journal of the History of Behavioral Sciences 9 (1973), 328-332.
  2. P E Ariotti, Benedetto Castelli: Early Systematic Experiments and Theory of the Differential Absorption of Heat by Colors, Isis 63 (1) (1972), 79-87.
  3. P E Ariotti, On the Apparent Size of the Projected After-Image: Emmert's or Castelli's Law? A Case of 242 Years Anticipation, Journal of the History of Behavioral Sciences 9 (1973), 18-28.
  4. P E Ariotti, A Little Known early 17th-Century Treatise on Vision: Benedetto Castelli's 'Discorso sopra la Vista' (1639, 1669): Translation and Critical Comments by Piero E Ariotti, Ann. of Sci. 30 (1973), 1-30.
  5. P E Ariotti, Benedetto Castelli's Discourse on the Loadstone (1639-1640): The Origin of the Notion of Elementary Magnets Similarly Aligned, Ann. of Sci. 38 (2) (1981), 125-140.
  6. G Arrighi, Benedetto Castelli: considerazioni e proposte, in G Arrighi (ed.), La scuola galileiana: prospettive di ricerca : atti del Convegno di studio di Santa Margherita Ligure, 26-28 ottobre 1978 (La nuova Italia, Florence, 1979), 3-11.
  7. G Arrighi, Benedetto Castelli: il primo discepolo, in C Maccagni (ed.), Saggi su Galileo Galilei 3 vols. (Barbèra, Florence, 1972), 625-636.
  8. A K Biswas, The Automatic Rain-Gauge of Sir Christopher Wren, F.R.S., Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London 22 (1-2) (1967), 94-104.
  9. M Bucciantini, Aspects of geometry and theology in the Galilean philosophy of Benedetto Castelli, in Geometry and atomism in the Galilean school (Italian) (Bibl. Nuncius Studi Testi, X, Olschki, Florence, 1992), 171-191.
  10. J Connors, S Ivo Alla Sapienza: The First Three Minutes, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 55 (1) (1996), 38-57.
  11. A De Ferrari, Benedetto Castelli, Dizionario biografico degli Italiani 21 (Rome, 1978), 686-690.
  12. M A Finocchiaro, Review: Benedetto Castelli, Carteggio edited by Massimo Bucciantini, Isis 81 (2) (1990), 344-345.
  13. W Fox, Benedetto Castelli, in The Catholic Encyclopedia (Robert Appleton Company, New York, 1908).
    http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/03408d.htm
  14. W Herbert, Grabbing the Horns of Venus, Science News (124) (22) (1983), 347
  15. C S Maffioli, 'Acqua premuta'. Benedetto Castelli and the incompressibility of water, Boll. Stor. Sci. Mat. 28 (1) (2008), 9-50.
  16. R S Westfall, Science and Patronage: Galileo and the Telescope, Isis 76 (1) (1985), 11-30.

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