كتاب الكرة المتحركة / اوطولوقس.

Kitāb al-kurah al-mutaḥarrikah / Ūṭūlūqus.

Author
Uniform title
Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
Arabic
Published/​Created
[India?], [between 1725 and 1850?]
Description
1 online resource (7 foliated leaves) : paper, diagrams

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Summary note
Arabic translation of Autolycus' treatise on moving spheres.
Notes
  • Decoration: Textblock border-ruled in gold. Rubrications and diagrams in red.
  • Layout: 15-17 long lines, border-ruled with geometrical figures, catchwords on versos, lower left.
  • Manuscript codex.
  • Script: Written in nastaʻliq in black ink.
  • Shelfmark: MS Or 52.
  • Title from introduction (f. 1v).
Location of originals
  • Original Columbia, Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
  • OPenn University of Pennsylvania Libraries.
Source of description
Item cataloged from digital facsimile and existing description.
Binding note
Sewn on single tape support, covered with purple pebble-grained cloth over card.
Language note
Arabic.
Source acquisition
Gift of David Eugene Smith, 1931-1934.
Other format(s)
Also available as a digital facsimile.
Other title(s)
On the moving sphere.
OCLC
1076493465
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