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  1. A Survey of Islamic Astronomical Tables.

    A Survey of Islamic Astronomical Tables.

    First Edition
    First edition of this valuable monograph surveying "the number, distribution, contents and relations between zijes [astronomical tables] written in Arabic or Persian … from the eighth through the fifteenth centuries of the Christian era" (p.123), this copy from the collection of American Islamicist Nicholas Heer, with his ownership inscription dated "Stanford 1960" to the front panel. Learn More
    £25

    Date of Publication: 1956

    Published: Philadelphia

    Stock Code: 104057

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