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  1. زيج ألغبيك Zīj-i Ulugh Begألغ بيك Ulugh Beg

    The Zīj, or tables of astronomical calculations,produced by Ulugh Beg (1394-1449). This copy lacks the introduction and explanatory material and contains ...

    135 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 1148, ff 68v-135v  Date(s): 16th century
  2. Arabic Scientific Tradition

    on the rational sciences. Religious scholars could engage with works in logic, philosophy, astronomy and even... other classical Greek ...


  3. Maqālah fī ṣūrat al-kusūf مقالة في صورة الكسوف Alhazen ابن الهيثم

    Treatise on the observation solar eclipses through a camera obscura by Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham (أبو علي الحسن ...

    16 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 1270, ff 79r-86v  Date(s): 16th century
  4. Qawl fī hay’at al-‘ālam قول في هيئة العالم Alhazen ابن الهيثم

    Treatise on cosmology by Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham (أبو علي الحسن بن الحسن بن الحسن بن الهيثم; ...

    32 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 1270, ff 101r-116v  Date(s): 16th century
  5. Istikhrāj mā bayna al-markaz min al-Majisṭī al-shāhī استخراج ما بين المركز من المجسطي الشاهي Abū Naṣr ibn ‘Irāq أبو نصر بن عراق

    Short text on geometry by Abū Naṣr Manṣūr ibn ‘Alī ibn ‘Irāq (أبو نصر منصور بن علي بن عراق; d. 1036) extracted from his ...

    1 image in record Ref: IO Islamic 1270, f 10r  Date(s): 16th century
  6. Mas’alah fī ikhtilāf manẓar al-qamr مسئلة في اختلاف منظر القمر Alhazen ابن الهيثم

    Treatise on lunar parallax by Abū ‘Alī al-Ḥasan ibn al-Ḥasan ibn al-Haytham (أبو علي الحسن بن الحسن بن الحسن بن الهيثم; ...

    2 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 1270, f 120r-120v  Date(s): 16th century
  7. Kitāb fī sanat al-shams bil-irṣād كتاب في سنة الشمس بالإرصاد Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī ثابت بن قرّة الحرّاني

    Astronomical treatise on the solar year by Abū al-Ḥasan Thābit ibn Qurrah al-Ḥarrānī (أبو الحسن ثابت بن قرّة الحرّاني; ...

    17 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 1270, ff 1v-9v  Date(s): 16th century
  8. Ibn al-Raqqām’s treatise on sundials

    wrote on many different topics, although his most important works deal with astronomy. Among them we... an extremely mature and brilliant ...


  9. Three treatises on astronomy and geometry

    The volume comprises three distinct manuscripts (ff. 1v-63r, 63v-67r and 68r-135r). Contents: (1) Naṣīr al-Dīn al-Ṭūsī (نصير الدين الطوسي), ...

    296 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 1148  Date(s): 1322-1599
  10. al-‘Amal bi-al-ṣafīḥah al-jāmi‘ah al-ma‘rūfah bi-al-āfāqīyah العمل بالصفيحة الجامعة المعروفة بالآفاقية Asṭurlābī, ‘Alī ibn ...

    Treatise on the use of the horizon plate (الآفاقية) by ‘Alī ibn ‘Īsá al-Asṭurlābī (علي بن عيسى الأسطرلابي; fl. 829-833). ...

    6 images in record  Ref: Or 5479, ff 105r-107v  Date(s): 13th century

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