Geocentric or earth-centred system of the universe. At the centre is the world showing Aristotle's (384-323 BC) four elements Earth, Air, Fire and Water, surrounded by the spheres sof the Sun, Moon, planets, and the sphere of the fixed stars. From 'La Theorique des Ciel' (Paris, 1528). Woodcut.

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Geocentric or earth-centred system of the universe. At the centre is the world showing Aristotle's (384-323 BC) four elements Earth, Air, Fire and Water, surrounded by the spheres sof the Sun, Moon, planets, and the sphere of the fixed stars. From 'La Theorique des Ciel' (Paris, 1528). Woodcut.
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Image ID: D96NK6
Geocentric or earth-centred system of the universe. At the centre is the world showing Aristotle's (384-323 BC) four elements Earth, Air, Fire and Water, surrounded by the spheres sof the Sun, Moon, planets, and the sphere of the fixed stars. From 'La Theorique des Ciel' (Paris, 1528). Woodcut.