Sharḥ al-Mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʾah / [Mūsá ibn Muḥammad Qāḍīʹzādah]. -- [15--?].

Creator:
Jighmīnī, Maḥmūd ibn Muḥammad, d. 1221? Mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʾah
Qāḍīʹzādah, Mūsá ibn Muḥammad, d. ca. 1436
Physical Description:
Leaves 1-50 (in 1 v.) ;
18.5 x 13 cm.
Notes:
No. 1 of 2 items bound together.
Purchased from V.G. Simkhovitch in January 1955.
End of leaf 50 corresponds to leaf 162 recto (numbered 166) of Ms. Landberg 361; probably only one leaf is missing.
Fairly old (16th century?) hasty nastaʻlīq, almost entirely unpointed.
With copious diagrams, some with background-pictures representing the constellations in the form of human and animal figures.
In manuscript on fly-leaf: "Comprado en el Cairo 27/12/28. T[eodoro] B[ecu]." With Becu's bookplate.
Islamic binding, in brown.
With: 1 other title.
Abstract:
Commentary on al-Mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʾah (handbook of astronomy) of Maḥmūd al-Jighmīnī.
Incomplete at end.
Topics:
Islamic binding
Natural and social sciences--Astronomy and astrology
Topics:
Becu, Teodoro,--1890-1946--Autograph
Becu, Teodoro,--1890-1946--Bookplate
Jighmīnī, Maḥmūd ibn Muḥammad,--d. 1221?--Mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʾah
Language:
Arabic
Genre:
Diagrams
Drawings
Illustrations
Manuscripts
Format:
Mixed Material
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Arabic MSS 436
Orbis Record:
3776052
Orbis Barcode:
39002098405211
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1171236
Citation:
Brockelmann,
I, 473; S I, p. 865.
Hitti,
975.
Ahlwardt, W. Verzeichniss,
5675.
Extent of digitization:
Partial work digitized.
OID:
2041719
PID:
digcoll:3519919

Number of Pages: 1
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