By Alhazen (lbn al-Haytham), 965-1039 ; A. Mark Smith (editor, translation, commentary)

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L3/post in3 scr. et del. no F 77 numero: termino FP1 78 comprehendi corr. ex comprehenderi L3 79 respectu1 rep. et del. F/reflexionis corr. ex directionis C1/non om. P1/post similiter add. particule ER (inter. a. m. E)/minutie: minute ER 80 confunduntur corr. ex confundantur P1/possent: posset S 82 debilitationem: debilitatem R 83 qui om. FP1; inter. L3; que O/directe om. P1 84 manifeste corr. ex manifefeste F/post manifeste scr. et del. quod L3/sola reflexione transp. R 85 si om. S/post si scr.

F; om. P1/linea scr. et del. F/MT2 om. S 138 post minor add. proportio R 139 sit om. FP1/necessario cadet (140) transp. R 140 cadet corr. ex cadat a. m. E/et1 om. FSL3; inter. OL3/quoniam: quia R 142 FB: FL SO 144 ducatur . . centrum (145) om. P1 145 post linea add. a puncto C1/AG: AD R 146 G: D R/BG: BD R/ante locus add. et R 147 punctus D: punctum G R/E: P R; corr. ex EE F/post linea scr. et del. et E/ED: GP R; corr. ex ZE L3 148 post dico scr. et del. quod P1/quoniam1: quod R/ED: GP R 149 ED: GP R 150 quoniam: quod R 151 usquoque: usquequo FSL3; quousque R 152 Z: EZ P1; corr.

L3 62 ZF: FZ R/ut: et S/FZ: ZF R 63 planum: palam R/post planum add. est S/ex corr. ex et SO/quoniam: quod R/H: L R/a: ab R 64 ante puncto add. aliquo R/ymaginis: ymaginum FP1OL3E/ipsius om. R 65 H: L R/Z: F R 66 ymaginis: ymaginum L3 67 ZH: FL R/et om. P1/linea2 om. R/quodcumque: quodque E 68 ZH: FL R/est inter. O/est tantum transp. O 69 ipse punctus: ipsum punctum R 70 punctus: punctum R/ZH: FL R/distabit: distat ER  75 80 85 90 95 ALHACEN’S DE ASPECTIBUS linea ZH fuerit recta, erit linea DG recta.

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