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MS. Laud Or. 313

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  1. (414) A sort of cosmographical primer, treating in thirty small maksads (fols. 10-15b, 73a-74b).
  2. (1500) A tract on geomancy by the same Naşîr-aldîn, no date (fols. 75b-77b).
  3. (1505) A compendium of the science of the astrolabe, no date(fols. 187b-199b).
  4. (1524) A Persian paraphrase amd explanation of Mahmûd bin Muhammad bin 'Umar aljaghmînî, no date (fols. 17-72b, 16).
  5. (1533) Another copy of 'Alî Ķûshjî's arithmetical treatise, no date (fols. 115b-138a).
  6. (1536) Another copy of 'Alî Ķûshjî's arithmetical treatise, no date (fols. 139-163b).
  7. (1540) A treatise on the construction of almanacks, by Niżâm-aldîn, no date (fols. 174b-186a).
  8. (1541) Another astronomical tract by Niżâm-aldîn, no date (fols. 201b-237b).
  9. (1545) Astronomical tracts, no date (fols. 78a-114, 164b-173b).

Dates

  • n.d.

Extent

238 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Laud Or. 313

Arrangement

Originally arranged and housed in 1641 at the Bodleian in Duke Humfrey’s Library, Selden End, compartment as ‘A 154’, see Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, p. 14

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 453

Beeston, A. F. L, H. Ethé and E. Sachau, Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindûstânî, and Pushtû manuscripts in the Bodleian Library (3 vols., Oxford, 1889-1953), nos. 414, 1500, 1505, 1524, 1533, 1536, 1540, 1541, 1545

Custodial History

Manuscript 2159 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Dimensions

10 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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