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INDEX Abbaco, 312; Benedetto del, mathematician, 273 note Abbreviators, 5 note Acoustics, 37 f. Aesop, Fables, 313; Africa, 34 f. Air, 9, 12, 13 et al.; see also Atmosphere Alamanni, Pietro, Florentine ambassador at Milan, 286 Albert of Saxony, ‘Albertuccio’, philosopher, d. 1390, 343 Alberti, L. B., xiv ff., xxi, xxiii f., xli, xliii; De re aedificatoria, 193 note, 198; Della pittura, 211 note Albertus Magnus, scholastic philosopher, 313 Albizzi, Alessandro degli, of the Signoria, 326 Alchemy, 10 ff., 262 Alchino, Alkindi, Arab philosopher, 284 note Alessandra, della Paglia, 352 Aliprando, Vicenzo, Secretary, of Ludovico il Moro, 343 Amadeo, Giovanni Antonio, Lombard architect, d. 1522, 289 Amboise, xxxii, liii f., 18, 355 f., 358 ff. Amboise, Charles d’, l f., 334 ff., 346 Ambrogio de Predis, artist, xliii, xliv, li, 275, 334, 342 Anatomy, xxii f., xxix, xxx, 84, 87, 106, 137, 143 f., 153, 157, 159 f., 167; embryo, 144, 156 f., 345; heart, xxx, 152, 325, 345, 347; lips, 154 ff., 175; tongue, 105, 144, 153 ff.; comparative anatomy, 157; see also Eye, its anatomy Anaxagoras, Greek philosopher, 15 note Andrea, Giacomo of Ferrara, architect, 291 note, 343 Anghiari, battle, xlix f., 327 f., 331, 334 Animals, 14, 17, 26, 54, 59, 139, 147, 153, 156 ff., 162, 174, 180 ff., 184 f.,

212, 214, 219, 225, 230 ff., 237 f., 255, 260 ff., 266, 270, 325, 348; imaginary animals: dragon, 160, 219 f., 270, monster, 160, 237, 239, 255, phoenix, 217; ass, 241; bat, 83 f., 90, 98, 100, 270; bear, 216, 251; beaver, 216; boar, 256; buffalo, 231; bull, 217; cat, 153, 159 f., 232, 254, 325; cow, 232; crab, 218, 255; crocodile, 218; dog, 205, 347; elephant, 218 ff.; ermine, 281, 297 f.; fox, 217; frog, 157 f.; goat, 182, 213 f., 232, 253; greyhound, 160; hare, 217; horse, 116, 150, 157, 174 ff., 182; courser, 335; stallion, 292; lamb, 317, 325 f.; leopard, 159, 325; lion, 17, 158 ff., 181, 325, 356; lizard, 270; lynx, 159, 325; mastiff, 160; mole, 217; mollusc, 24; monkey, 265; musk, 112; ounce, 159; ox, 231; oyster, 28, 30, 36, 218; panther, 159, 325; pig, 343; porcupine, 160; rat, 219, 232; serpent, 270; setter, 160; sheep, 182 f., 219, 232; snail, 24; snake, 112, 132, 181; tiger, 159; toad, 216; tortoise, 160; weasel, 232; wolf, 159, 181 Anonimo Gaddiano, 271, 274 Apelles, xvi; Calumny, 189 Apocalypse, 178 Aragon, Cardinal Luigi of, 17, 356 Archimedes, Greek mathematician at Syracuse, 320, 343 Architecture, xiii, xv, xxi, xxvii, xxxix, xliii, 105, 138, 140 note, 277, 355; arches, 197, 199 f., 292, 322; cathedrals, 196 f., 271, 281 ff., 288 ff., 293, 301, 309, 345; column bases, 198; foundations, 21, 25, 34; house planning, 202; masonry, 200; plinth, 300, 322; town planning, 197, 201

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