Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Thurston 11 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Thurston Collection


1 copy of Elements by Euclid

Author: Euclid
Title: Elements

Translated into Arabic by Isḥāq ibn Ḥunayn, 830 or 31-910 or 11 and revised by Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī, d. 901 , with books 14 and 15 ascribed to Hypsicles and translated by Qusṭā ibn Lūqā, ca. 820-ca. 912

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 206
[UAM. 958 with corr. Nic. p. 603]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 213 ff.


Origin: 1237 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Provenance unknown but not given by Thurston [see Summary Catalogue, 2.ii, 798-801].

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.


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