Sharḥ al-Khulāṣah fī al-ḥisāb /
شرح الخلاصة في الحساب /
Text is a commentary on al-Khulaṣah fī al-ḥisāb by Bahāʼ al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Ḥusayn al-ʻĀmilī. Two poems attributed to ʻAmr ibn al-ʻĀṣ on title page in a different hand. Last page includes ...
Kitāb Mā lā yasaʻu al-ṭabīb jahluh
كتاب ما لا يسع الطبيب جهله.
A well-organized medical treatment manual explains the evolution of the healing art in the Middle Ages. It is an abridgement of Ibn al-Baytar's "Kitāb al-Jāmiʻ li-mufradāt al-adwiyah," with some additions dealing with ...
Kitāb zubdat al-ṭibb /
كتاب زبدة الطب /
Text is an Arabic medical treatise in fomat of a symoptic chart in two parts: the first is devoted to theoretical medicine and discusses diagnosis by means of the pulse and urine; ...
Jurjānī, Ismāʻīl Ibn Ḥasan
The text ends on fol. 291b, followed by charts on fol. 292a-385a. Ibn al-Shātir was the muwaqqit of the Umayyad Mosque in Damascus, where he constructed a magnificent sundial to adorn the ...
Jāmiʻ al-qawāʻid fī al-misāḥah.
جامع القواعد في المساحة. | Fann al-thālith min kitāb jāmiʻ al-qawāʻid fī ʻilm al-misāhah
The text deals with the precise measurement of the size and shape of the earth, mapping points on the earth's surface, and the study of the earth's gravitational fields. The manuscript includes ...
Kitāb azhār al-afkār fī jawāhir aḥjār /
كتاب أزهار الافكار في جواهر الاحجار / | Kitāb al-jawāhir lil-Tifāshī
Work on gems and precious stones in 25 chapters, with each chapter devoted to a different stone. Discusses the beauty, color, use, physical properties, crystalization, and medicinal and magical uses of minerals ...