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[Sharḥ mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʼah] [manuscript].

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Extent:
62 leaves
Description:

Ms. codex.

Commentary on Maḥmūd ibn Muḥammad al-Jighmīnī's Mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʼah (Epitome of astronomy or Quintessence of astronomy) with extensive marginal commentary.

Title supplied by cataloger.

Foliation: Paper, i (modern) + 62 + i (modern); [1-62], modern foliation in pencil, upper left recto.

Layout: Written in 21 long lines.

Script: Written in nastaʻlīq script, with marginal notes in many different hands.

Decoration: Numerous diagrams in text in red; some diagrams in black ink in marginal notes; overlining and selected words in red.

Binding: Modern quarter leather.

Origin: Written in Persia, now Iran, possibly in the 15th century.

Language:
Arabic
Medium:
paper
Contributor:
Aga Khan, Sadruddin,Prince,1933-,former owner.
Edm Type:
text
Format:
Book
Manuscript/Archive
Identifier:
5089400
754117168
Subject:
Jighmīnī, Maḥmūd ibn Muḥammad, d. 1221? Mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʼah.
Astronomy Early works to 1800.
Type:
text
Agg Provider:
University of Pennsylvania Libraries