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  1. Translating a Work of Higher Mathematics

    an elaborate work of pure geometry dealing with the properties of the parabola, ellipse and hyperbola... was the intellectual heir to the Hellenistic ...


  2. Studying the Mathematical Sciences

    in geometry not covered by Euclid’s Elements; the sizes and distances of the sun and moon, Babylonian schemes for rising-times of arcs of the ...


  3. The British Library: How Many Institutions Became One

    the British Library. A diagram from one of Sloane’s Arabic manuscripts on the subject of geometry. Sloane MS...


  4. al-Bīrūnī: a high point in the Development of Islamic Astronomy

    about a third of the book. The remaining two thirds are dedicated to geometry, arithmetic, algebra,...


  5. Elements of Geometry

    Book World Digital Library Qatar National Library text Elements of Geometry This copy of Mabādi' al-handasa (Elements of geometry) is ...

    86 images in record  Ref: 12912  Date(s): 1854
  6. A Guide to Geometry, Surveying, the Launching of Missiles, and the Planting of Mines

    Manuscript World Digital Library Qatar National Library text A Guide to Geometry, Surveying, the Launching of Missiles, and the Planting of Mines ...

    161 images in record  Ref: 9543  Date(s): 1779-01-28
  7. Anonymous treatise on geometry

    A short anonymous treatise on geometry in the form of a commentary on an unknown work. The tables said to follow the text (see f. 28r, line 18, ...

    8 images in record  Ref: Add MS 23570, ff 25v-28r  Date(s): c 1605
  8. Three treatises on astronomy and geometry

    and geometry British Library: Oriental Manuscripts Codex; ff. v+135+4 1322-1599...

    296 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 1148  Date(s): 1322-1599
  9. Fawā’id al-Jamālī fī uṣūl al-handasah فوائد الجمالي في أصول الهندسة Samarqandī, Muḥammad ibn Ashraf سمرقندي، محمد بن أشرف

    Persian translation of a treatise on geometry, the Ashkāl al-ta’sīs (أشكال التأسيس) by Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Ashraf al-Ḥusaynī ...

    39 images in record  Ref: Add MS 23570, ff 117v-133v  Date(s): 1605-1610
  10. al-Muʿādalāt المعادلات

    Anonymous epitome (تلخيص) of a lost treatise by Sharaf al-Dīn al-Muẓaffar ibn Muḥammad al-Ṭūsī (شرف الدين المظفر بن محمد ...

    290 images in record  Ref: IO Islamic 461, ff 35v-180r  Date(s): 1198

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