Abū al-ʿAbbās ibn Isḥāq al-Tamīmī al-Tūnisī

Name (arabic)

أبو العبّاس بن إسحاق التميمي التونسي

Name (translit)

Abū al-ʿAbbās ibn Isḥāq al-Tamīmī al-Tūnisī


Ibn Isḥāq



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Authored Works

1 works:

Astronomical Tables/zījes


Rozenfeld, Boris, and Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu. 2003. Mathematicians, Astronomers And Other Scholars Of Islamic Civilisation And Their Works (7Th-19Th C.). Istanbul: Research Centre for Islamic History, Art, and Culture.

Pp. 204-5 (no. 578).

Comes, Mercè, and S. Ansari. (2002) 2002. “Some New Maghribî Sources Dealing With Trepidation.”. Science And Technology In The Islamic World. Turnhout: Brepols.
Samsó, Julio. 2001. “Astronomical Observations In The Maghrib In The Fourteenth And Fifteenth Centuries”. Science In Context 14 (1): 165-178.
Mestres, Ángel. 1999. “Materials Andalusins En El Zīj D'ibn Isḥāq Al‐Tūnisī”. University of Barcelona.

It includes an edition and English commentary of all the canons of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh State Library MS 298 and part of the numerical tables.

King, David. 1998. “On The History Of Astronomy In The Medieval Maghrib”. Études Philosophiques Et Sociologiques Dédiées À Jamal Ed‐Dine Alaoui, 27-61.
Samsó, Julio. 1998. “An Outline Of The History Of Maghribî Zijes From The End Of The Thirteenth Century”. Journal For The History Of Astronomy 29: 93-102.
Kennedy, Edward. 1997. “The Astronomical Tables Of Ibn Al-Raqqām, A Scientist Of Granada”. Zeitschrift Für Geschichte Der Arabisch-Islamischen Wissenschaften 11: 35-72.
Casulleras, Josep, Julio Samsó, and Ángel Mestres. 1996. “Maghribī Astronomy In The 13Th Century: A Description Of Manuscript Hyderabad Andra Pradesh State Library 298”. In From Baghdad To Barcelona: Studies In The Islamic Exact Sciences In Honour Of Prof. Juan Vernet, 1:383-443. Barcelona: Instituto “Millás Valicrosa” de Historia de la Ciencia Árabe.
Samsó, Julio. 1994. Islamic Astronomy And Medieval Spain. Aldershot: Variorum.

Papers VI and X.

Ginés, Juan. Contribución Al Estudio De La Labor Astronómica De Ibn Al-Bannāʾ. Tetuán: Editora Marroquí; Instituto General Franco de Estudios e Investigación Hispano-Arabe.

For the reference of Ibn al‐Bannāʾ to Ibn Isḥāq, see p. 13 in Arabic and pp. 21, 57 in Spanish.