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Islamic Manuscripts, Third Series no. 870 Commentary on Ptolemy's Almagest.
TitleCommentary on Ptolemy's Almagest.
Call numberIslamic Manuscripts, Third Series no. 870
(Princeton, Princeton University, Princeton University Library)
- bibid: 10022926
- 18th century
A manuscript commentary on the Almagest, the classical 2nd-century mathematical and astronomical treatise on the apparent motions of the stars and planetary paths, probably prepared by Mirza Qazi bin Kashif al-Din al-Yazdi (d. 1664/5 CE), Sheikh al-Islam and son of a physician to Shah 'Abbas I.
Extent1 volume ; 22 x 31.7 cm
- Manuscripts, Arabic--18th century
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