Kitāb fī sanat al-shams bil-irṣād كتاب في سنة الشمس بالإرصاد Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī ثابت بن قرّة الحرّاني

IO Islamic 1270, ff 1v-9v

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The record is made up of Ff. 1v-9v. 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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Astronomical treatise on the solar year by Abū al-Ḥasan Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī (أبو الحسن ثابت بن قرّة الحرّاني; d. 901).

The treatise contains eleven diagrams. The first leaf is mutilated.

Begins (f. 1v, lines 4-5):

إن الأوائل قد اختلفوا في سنة الشمس ولم يكن اختلافهم في مقدمين

زمانها (!) فقط ...

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Ff. 1v-9v
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Arabic in Arabic script
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IO Islamic 1270, ff 1v-9v

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16th century (CE, Gregorian)

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Kitāb fī sanat al-shams bil-irṣād كتاب في سنة الشمس بالإرصاد Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī ثابت بن قرّة الحرّاني, British Library: Oriental Manuscripts, IO Islamic 1270, ff 1v-9v, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023697729.0x000001> [accessed 17 December 2018]

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