Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 237 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection

Contents

4 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Euclid's Elements, Geometry, and Astronomy

1. ff. 1r-76r

SAUG §90, p. 168

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 469
UAM. 908 (1)
2. ff. 76r-82r

Translated by Ḥunayn ibn Isḥāq al-ʻIbādī, 809?-873

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 206
UAM. 908 (2)
3. ff. 82r-104v
Author: Anonymous

*ascribed in the colophon to Autolycus, and entitled the 5th of the Muwassiṭāt [?= Mutawassiṭāt of Ṭūsī, Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1201-1274 ]

cf., for Abū Jaʻfarʼs work, Algiers 1446/10

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 219
UAM. 908 (3)
4. ff. 104v-123r
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Astronomy
UAM. 908 (4)

Physical Description

Form: codex
76 ff. 7 ff. 23 ff. 20 ff.

History

Origin: 1579 CE 1579 CE 1579 CE 1579 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

[Any information about a single identifiable episode in the life of the manuscript between origin and acquisition]

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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