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The astrological history of Māshā'allāh / [by] E. S. Kennedy and David Pingree.

; Māshā'allāh, 730?-815? ; Pingree, David Edwin, 1933-2005 ; Bayerische Staatsbibliothek. MSS. (Cod Arab 852, leaf 214v to 233v)
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1971.
ISBN 0674050258

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Other Authors Māshā'allāh, 730?-815?
Pingree, David Edwin, 1933-2005.
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek.
Subjects Astrology, Arabic.
Series Harvard monographs in the history of science
Description xiv, 206 p. : ill., facsims. ; 24 cm.
Notes Appendices (p. 127-193):--Māshā'allāh's Date of prophet's birth.--Māshā'allāh's Fi quyām al-khulata'.--Māshā'allah's Kitāb al-mawālīd.--Additional horoscopes of Māshā'allah.--A note on the Flood date, and five horoscopes from an Erfurt MS.--Another note on the Flood date.
Includes Arabic text and English translation of fragments of a work by Māshā'allāh, presumably his Kitāb al-qirānāt wa-al-adyān wa-al-milal as preserved in Ibn Hibintā's al-Mughnī fī al-nujūm. The text is reproduced in facsimile from Arabic MS. no. 852, leaves 214v to 233v, in the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munich.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)00401189
(OCoLC)401189
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