Skip to item: of 540
Information about this record Back to top
Open in Universal viewer
Open in Mirador IIIF viewer

كتاب إسقلاوس في المطالع Kitāb Isqilawus fī maṭāli‘ Hypsicles إبسقلاوس [‎118r] (16/16)

The record is made up of ff. 111v-116r. It was created in Jumādá I 1198. It was written in Arabic. The original is part of the British Library: Oriental Manuscripts.

About this item

Content

Arabic version of the Anaphoricus (Ἀναφορικός; في المطالع) by the astronomer and mathematician Hypsicles of Alexandria (Ὑψικλῆς; إبسقلاوس [here written إسقلاوس and إيسقلاوس]; first half of 2nd century BC), translated from the Greek by Qusṭā ibn Lūqā (قسطا بن لوقا; d. ca 912), revised by al-Kindī (الكندي; d. ca 873) and presented here in the edition of Naṣīr al-Dīn al-Ṭūsī (d. 1274).

The diagrams are collected on a fold out (f. 116r) following the text.

Begins (f. 111v, lines 2-5):

كتاب إسقلاوس في المطالع مما أصلحه الكندي وهو من نقل قسطا بن لوقا

البعلبكي وهو يشتمل على ثلث م

Ends (115r, lines 2-4):

... وإذا عرفنا مطالع الجزء

وكانت الزيادات معلومة فمطالع جميع الأجزاء معلومة وذلك

ما أرادناه ...

Colophon Section at the end of a manuscript text. (115r, lines 4-5):

... تم كتاب إيسقلاوس

في المطالع

Extent and format
ff. 111v-116r
Written in
Arabic in Arabic script
View the complete information for this record

Use and share this item

Share this item
Cite this item in your research

كتاب إسقلاوس في المطالع Kitāb Isqilawus fī maṭāli‘ Hypsicles إبسقلاوس [‎118r] (16/16), British Library: Oriental Manuscripts, IO Islamic 1249, ff 111v-116r, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023283033.0x000045> [accessed 21 September 2019]

Link to this item
Embed this item

Copy and paste the code below into your web page where you would like to embed the image.

<meta charset="utf-8"><a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100023283033.0x000045">كتاب إسقلاوس في المطالع Kitāb Isqilawus fī maṭāli‘ Hypsicles إبسقلاوس [&lrm;118r] (16/16)</a>
<a href="https://www.qdl.qa/en/archive/81055/vdc_100023283033.0x000045">
	<img src="https://images.qdl.qa/iiif/images/81055/vdc_100022536511.0x000001/IO Islamic 1249_0268.jp2/full/!280,240/0/default.jpg" alt="" />
</a>
IIIF details

This record has a IIIF manifest available as follows. If you have a compatible viewer you can drag the icon to load it.https://www.qdl.qa/en/iiif/81055/vdc_100022536511.0x000001/manifestOpen in Universal viewerOpen in Mirador viewerMore options for embedding images

Use and reuse
Download this image