As of Tuesday, September 8, The New York Public Library has expanded grab-and-go service to 50 branch locations as part of our gradual reopening. We hope to reopen even more locations soon. Find details about locations, services, and requirements, and learn more about accessing our remote resources.

 

The book of instruction in the elements of the art of astrology: by Abu'l-Rayḥān Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad al-Bīrūnī; written in Ghaznah, 1029 A.D.; reproduced from Brit. mus. ms. Or. 8349; the translation facing the text by R. Ramsay Wright ....

Collection Data

Names
Bīrūnī, Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad (973?-1048) (Author)
Wright, Robert Ramsay (1852-1933) (Translator)
Luzac & Co. (London, England) (Publisher)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1934
Place: London
Publisher: Luzac & Co.
Library locations
General Research Division
Shelf locator: *OGA (Bīrūnī, M. ibn A. al-. Book of instruction in the elements of the art of astrology)
Topics
Science, Medieval
Science and astrology
Genres
Books
Informational and educational works
Notes
Content: Arabic text (facsimile reprint) on rectos with English translation on opposite versos. Pages of Arabic text unnumbered.
Content: Added t.-p. in Arabic. First part of paragraph no. 268 of the translation on slip mounted on p. 160.
Version identification: The edition is limited to one hundred copies of which this is no. 95.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 p. l., xviii, 333, [i.e. 337] p., 3 l. illus., diagrs. 23 cm.
"Printed by the Replika process."
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 3109131
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14090859
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1da0a350-c60a-012f-fa39-58d385a7bc34
Show filters Hide filters
collection
x The book of instruction in the elements of the art of astrology: by Abu'l-Rayḥān Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad al-Bīrūnī; written in Ghaznah, 1029 A.D.; reproduced from Brit. mus. ms. Or. 8349; the translation facing the text by R. Ramsay Wright ...
publisher
Date Range
to
4 results found