Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3758A (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Treatise on astronomy


1 copy of al-Risālat fi al-hayʾah by Qūshjī, ʿAlī ibn Muḥammad

ff. 1-49

Treatise on astrology/astronomy, with neat diagrams

Fol. 5r: seal dated 1193/1779

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 49 ff.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 18th century CE ; India

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3. Available on British Library Digitised Manuscripts, manuscript number: MSS Eur E207/17_f015r


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