Manuscripts/Mixed Material Kitāb al-yawāqīt fī maʻrifat al-mawāqīt. كتاب اليواقيت في معرفة الموافيت.

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Title
Kitāb al-yawāqīt fī maʻrifat al-mawāqīt.
Other Title
كتاب اليواقيت في معرفة الموافيت.
Summary
Manuscript has 12 pages of tables followed by 2 pages of notes from Kashf al-qinaʻ fī rasm al-arbāʻ; this section has pages missing. Note in a second hand on the title page says that the author was [an astronomer?] for the Fatimid Caliph al-Ḥākim bi-ʼAmr Allāh (d. 411 AH/1021 AD).
Contributor Names
Ibn Jaḥḥāf, al-Ḥusayn ibn Zayd ibn ʻAlī.
Created / Published
[19--?]
Subject Headings
-  Ibn al-ʻAṭṭār, Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad,--active 1426.--Kashf al-qināʻ fī rasm al-arbāʻ
-  Astronomy, Arab
-  Ephemerides
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Ms.
-  Arabic.
-  Purchase ; Mahmud al-Mansuri ; 1945.
-  Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks; some leaves repaired, dark stains on edges of paper. Last few leaves missing. Black and red ink on title page; black, red, green and yellow in text. Occasional diacritical marks. Notes on title page and marginal notes. Catchwords on rectos.
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-773.
-  Naskhī script; 33 lines in written area, 18 x 9 cm.
-  Tables (fol. 1b-7b).
-  Fol. 1a - 8b.
-  Manuscript formerly owned by Muḥammad ʻAlī ibn Ẓāhir al-Watarī.
-  Binding: new cardboard covered with cloth; leather spine.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: و هذه البيتين في معرفة كسوف الشمس و خسوف القمر في المنادل (؟) . . .
Medium
8 leaves (33 lines), bound : paper ; 20 x 15 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
QB23 .I1934 1900z
Digital Id
amed0001 200149152 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149152.1
amed0001 200149152 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149152.2
Library of Congress Control Number
2008401930
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401930
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2008401930&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Ibn Jaḥḥāf, Al-Ḥusayn Ibn Zayd Ibn ʻAlī. Kitāb Al-Yawāqīt Fī Maʻrifat Al-Mawāqīt. [19--?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401930. (Accessed December 06, 2016.)

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Ibn Jaḥḥāf, A. I. Z. I. ʻ. Kitāb Al-Yawāqīt Fī Maʻrifat Al-Mawāqīt. [19--?] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401930.

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Ibn Jaḥḥāf, Al-Ḥusayn Ibn Zayd Ibn ʻAlī. Kitāb Al-Yawāqīt Fī Maʻrifat Al-Mawāqīt. [19--?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401930>.