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The Resource The Arabs and the stars : texts and traditions on the fixed stars, and their influence in medieval Europe, Paul Kunitzsch

The Arabs and the stars : texts and traditions on the fixed stars, and their influence in medieval Europe, Paul Kunitzsch

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The Arabs and the stars : texts and traditions on the fixed stars, and their influence in medieval Europe
Title
The Arabs and the stars
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texts and traditions on the fixed stars, and their influence in medieval Europe
Statement of responsibility
Paul Kunitzsch
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Genre
Language
eng
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Kunitzsch, Paul
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Variorum reprint
Series volume
CS307
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  • Astrometry
  • Astronomy, Arab
  • Astronomy, Medieval
  • Astronomy
  • Astronomy, Arab
Label
The Arabs and the stars : texts and traditions on the fixed stars, and their influence in medieval Europe, Paul Kunitzsch
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Al-Khwārizmī as a source for the Sententie astrolabii
  • On the authenticity of the Treatise on the composition and use of the Astrolabe ascribed to Messahalla
  • The astronomer Abu ʼl-Ḥusayn al-Ṣūfī and his book on the constellations
  • Zum "liber hermetis de stellis beibeniis"
  • Stelle beibenie--al-kawākib al-biyābānīya. Ein Nachtrag
  • Die "Unterwetterstern" und die "Geomantie" des Zanātī
  • Zur Tradition der "Unterwettersterne"
  • Abū Maʻsār, Johannes Hispalensis und Alkameluz
  • al-Ḳuṭb, as an astronomical term
  • al-Madjarra
  • Star catalogues and star tables in mediæval Oriental and European astronomy
  • al-Manāzil
  • John of London and his unknown Arabic source
  • The star catalogue commonly appended to the Alfonsine tables
  • Peter Apian and 'Azophi' : Arabic constellations in Renaissance astronomy
  • A note on star names, especially Arabic, and their literature
  • Zur Namengebung Kairos (al-Qāhir = Mars?)
  • Der Sternhimmel in den "Dichterischen Vergleichen der Andalus-Araber"
  • Zeus in Bagdad. Zu einem Gedicht von Abū Nuwās
  • The "Description of the Night" in Gurgānī's Vīs u Rāmīn
  • Annotated index of nautical star names
  • Das Fixsternverzeichnis in der "Persischen Syntaxis" des Georgios Chrysokokkes
  • Die arabische Herkunft von zwei Sternverzeichnissen in cod. Vat. gr.1056
  • Two star tables from Muslim Spain
  • New light on al-Battānī's Zīj
  • On the mediæval Arabic knowledge of the Star Alpha Eridani
  • Observations on the Arabic reception of the Astrolabe
  • Remarks regarding the terminology of the Astrolabe
Control code
21040857
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780860782551
Lccn
90107478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1357514
Label
The Arabs and the stars : texts and traditions on the fixed stars, and their influence in medieval Europe, Paul Kunitzsch
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Al-Khwārizmī as a source for the Sententie astrolabii
  • On the authenticity of the Treatise on the composition and use of the Astrolabe ascribed to Messahalla
  • The astronomer Abu ʼl-Ḥusayn al-Ṣūfī and his book on the constellations
  • Zum "liber hermetis de stellis beibeniis"
  • Stelle beibenie--al-kawākib al-biyābānīya. Ein Nachtrag
  • Die "Unterwetterstern" und die "Geomantie" des Zanātī
  • Zur Tradition der "Unterwettersterne"
  • Abū Maʻsār, Johannes Hispalensis und Alkameluz
  • al-Ḳuṭb, as an astronomical term
  • al-Madjarra
  • Star catalogues and star tables in mediæval Oriental and European astronomy
  • al-Manāzil
  • John of London and his unknown Arabic source
  • The star catalogue commonly appended to the Alfonsine tables
  • Peter Apian and 'Azophi' : Arabic constellations in Renaissance astronomy
  • A note on star names, especially Arabic, and their literature
  • Zur Namengebung Kairos (al-Qāhir = Mars?)
  • Der Sternhimmel in den "Dichterischen Vergleichen der Andalus-Araber"
  • Zeus in Bagdad. Zu einem Gedicht von Abū Nuwās
  • The "Description of the Night" in Gurgānī's Vīs u Rāmīn
  • Annotated index of nautical star names
  • Das Fixsternverzeichnis in der "Persischen Syntaxis" des Georgios Chrysokokkes
  • Die arabische Herkunft von zwei Sternverzeichnissen in cod. Vat. gr.1056
  • Two star tables from Muslim Spain
  • New light on al-Battānī's Zīj
  • On the mediæval Arabic knowledge of the Star Alpha Eridani
  • Observations on the Arabic reception of the Astrolabe
  • Remarks regarding the terminology of the Astrolabe
Control code
21040857
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780860782551
Lccn
90107478
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1357514

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