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[Treatise on longitude and latitude] ... [etc.]; [manuscript].

Title:
[Treatise on longitude and latitude] ... [etc.] [manuscript].
Abstract:
Persian treatise on longitude and latitude (f. 1v-83r?), followed by a collection of smaller astronomical and geographical works, including an Arabic astronomical work titled Letaifu'l kelam (f. 96v-101r) and dated A.H. 853 (1447) with diagrams of the celestial spheres; and a table of longitudes and latitudes of places in the Eastern Mediterranean and Islamic world (f. 101v-103r). 2 notes with diagrams similar to those at the end of the treatise (f. 82r, 83r) and with calculations are laid in the manuscript.
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
103 leaves : paper; 162 x 125 (125 x 75-85) mm. bound to 162 x 130 mm. + 2 notes.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn756928570; (OCoLC)756928570; (PU)5148754-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Persian and Arabic.
Provenance:
Possible ownership stamps and inscriptions (f. 1r).; Sold by Sam Fogg Ltd. (London) to Lawrence J. Schoenberg, June 2004.; Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011.
Publisher:
[Persia, ca. 1447]
Subject:
Astronomy -- Early works to 1800.; Geography -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Diagrams.; Tables (documents); Treatises.; Manuscripts, Persian; 15th century.; Manuscripts, Arabic; Manuscripts, Renaissance.
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
LJS 466
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts