MS. Huntington 308 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection
5 works by 5 authors on the subjects of Euclid's Elements, Geometry, and Consensus
A commentary on Euclidʼs Elements. Defective, lacking maqālah 1-3 and the beginning of maqalah 4
Fol. 57v-58v contain matter supplementary to Euclidʼs Book 15
Reprint of the 1317  edition.
Neither translator nor reviser mentioned
? translated by Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī, d. 901 , in the redaction of Ṭūsī, Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1201-1274 ; no transr. or edr. mentioned
[Sphaerica], in 3 books
SAUG §111 (b), p. 197 (189), who thinks it may be prior to the recension by Ṭūsī
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