Risālah fī al-ʻamal bi'l-asṭurlāb

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Risālah fī al-ʻamal bi'l-asṭurlāb

 

 

Name:
Jazarī, Ḥaydar ibn 'Abd al-Raḥmān (Contributor), Bukhārī, ʻAbd Allāh (Contributor), ʻAbd Allāh al-Bukhārī (scribe) (Contributor)
Title:
Risālah fī al-ʻamal bi'l-asṭurlāb
Other Titles:
Treatise concerning the use of the astrolabe
Collection Name:
Smith Oriental Manuscripts
Subjects:
Astrolabes; Arab provinces of the Ottoman Empire
Format:
manuscripts
Genre:
manuscripts
Place of Origin:
Iraq?
Date:
February 22, 1726 (19 Jumādā II, 1138)
Note (Provenance):
Gift of George Arthur Plimpton
Note:
Original Format: book; in this copy the treatise in 10 chapters is followed by a concise commentary; a title is not included into the copy's colophon; the scribe names himself in the dated colophon; references: Brockelmann S II, p. 1020 s.v. #33; D. A. King, Survey of the Scientific Manuscripts in the Egyptian National Library (Winona Lake, Ind., 1986), p. 162 s.v. G77The treatise is written on laid paper with visible regular chainlines, but the flyleaves are machine-made wove paper; rubrication; diagrams; binding is not contemporary with the textblock
Language:
Arabic
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Our tools of learning : George Arthur Plimpton's Gifts to Columbia University
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-m27k-w711