Qawl fī mas’alah ‘adadīyah mujassama قول في مسئلة عددية مجسمة Alhazen ابن الهيثم

IO Islamic 1270, ff 118v-119r

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The record is made up of Ff. 118v-119r. 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 cubic numbers by Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham (أبو علي الحسن بن الحسن بن الحسن بن الهيثم; d. ca 1040).

Begins (f. 118v, line 3):

نريد أن نقسم عددًا معلومًا بقسمين حتى يكون أحدهما مكعب الآخر ...

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Ff. 118v-119r
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Arabic in Arabic script
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IO Islamic 1270, ff 118v-119r

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16th century (CE, Gregorian)

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  • Sezgin, Fuat, Geschichte des arabischen Schrifttums , vol. 5 (Leiden: Brill, 1974), p. 358-74

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Qawl fī mas’alah ‘adadīyah mujassama قول في مسئلة عددية مجسمة Alhazen ابن الهيثم, British Library: Oriental Manuscripts, IO Islamic 1270, ff 118v-119r, in Qatar Digital Library <> [accessed 20 February 2020]

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