[Four treatises on astrolabes and astronomy].; Risālah fī al-ʻamal bi-al-kurah wa-sāʼirih. - Colenda Digital Repository
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[Four treatises on astrolabes and astronomy].; Risālah fī al-ʻamal bi-al-kurah wa-sāʼirih.

Title:
[Four treatises on astrolabes and astronomy]. Risālah fī al-ʻamal bi-al-kurah wa-sāʼirih.
Abstract:
Four treatises on astrolabes and astronomy, the first and fourth treatise are incomplete; the first treatise skips from chapter 22 to chapter 30 (f. 5-6) and the fourth treatise is missing some amount of the beginning, the first complete section is "taṣtīḥ dāʼirat al-ufuq" (f. 14r).
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
18 leaves : paper, illustrations; 226 x 149 (172 x 90) mm bound to 228 x 154 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)792897354; (OCoLC)ocn792897354; (PU)4827043-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Arabic.
Provenance:
Sold at auction at Sotheby's, 1 June 1987, lot 138.; Formerly owned by Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan; sold at auction as part of his collection at Piasa (Paris), 7 June 1999, lot N.3.; Sold by Sam Fogg Ltd. (London) to Lawrence J. Schoenberg, Mar. 2001.; Deposit by Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle, 2011.
Publisher:
Cairo, A.H. 950 (1543)
Relation:
880-05; Risālat kaifīyat al-arṣād.; 880-06; ʻAmal bi-al-asṭurlāb al-kurī wa-ʻajāʼibih.; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/4827043; http://openn.library.upenn.edu/Data/0001/html/ljs412.html; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278
Subject:
Astrolabes -- Early works to 1800.; Astronomical instruments -- Early works to 1800.; Astronomy, Arab -- Early works to 1800.; Astrolabes. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00819392; Astronomical instruments. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00819641; Astronomy, Arab. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00819764; Manuscripts, Arabic.; Manuscripts, 16th century.; Manuscripts, Renaissance.; Codices (bound manuscripts); Diagrams.; Treatises.; Early works.; (OCoLC)fst01411636
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Qusṭā ibn Lūqā,; ʻAlī al-Riyāḍī al-Munajjim,; Aga Khan, Sadruddin,
Call Number:
LJS 412
Collection:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)