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Qawl fī ḍaw’ قول في الضوء Alhazen ابن الهيثم [‎15v] (7/11)

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The record is made up of Ff. 12v-17v. It was created in 16th century. It was written in Arabic. The original is part of the British Library: Oriental Manuscripts.

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Treatise on light by Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham (أبو علي الحسن بن الحسن بن الحسن بن الهيثم; d. ca 1040).

The text contains two diagrams.

Begins (f. 12v, lines 2-3):

... الكلام في ماهية الضوء من العلوم الطبيعية

والكلام في كيفية إشراق الضوء محتاج إلى العلوم التعليمية ...

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Ff. 12v-17v
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Arabic in Arabic script
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Qawl fī ḍaw’ قول في الضوء Alhazen ابن الهيثم [‎15v] (7/11), British Library: Oriental Manuscripts, IO Islamic 1270, ff 12v-17v, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 26 February 2020]

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