Title
Hādhā kitāb Tasṭīḥ al-aṣṭurlāb / min inshāʼ al-Mawlá al-Aʻẓam ʻAllāmah Muḥyī al-Millah wa-al-Dīn Yaḥyá ibn Abī al-Shukr al-Maghribī : manuscript, 1739
Tasṭīḥ al-aṣṭurlāb
Name/Creator
Ibn Abī al-Shukr, Yaḥyá ibn Muḥammad al-Maghribī, -after 1281, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Houghton Library
Language
Arabic
Description
1 v. (19 leaves) ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Astronomy, Arab -- Early works to 1800 ;  Astronomy -- Early works to 1800 ;  Astrolabes -- Early works to 1800

Category
manuscript

Note
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم هذا كتاب تسطيح الاصطرلاب من انشاء المولى ... :Incipit

According to the colophon, copy completed on 12 Ramaḍān 1152 AH [December 13, 1739 AD].

Written in one column, 17 lines per page, in black rubricated in red.

The manuscript is badly wormed.

MS Arab SM4288. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Arabic.


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