Qusṭā ibn Lūqā al-Baʿalbakī
قسطا بن لوقا البعلبكي
Qusṭā ibn Lūqā al-Baʿalbakī
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Qusṭā ibn Lūqā
قسطا بن لوقا
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Authored Works20 works:
Astronomy: Theoretical/hayʾaẗ al-ʿālam
Vol. 1, pp. 271-90.
Vol. 1, p. 389; vol. 3, pp. 95, 98, 399, 616; vol. 5, pp. 132, 151-52.
Pp. 59-60 (no. 118).
Contains a discussion of Qusṭā's Hayʾat al‐aflāk [composition date given as 860].
Contains discussions of Qusṭā's optical work, with reference to relevant sources and discussions [“Intermediate Books”, mixed mathematical sciences, etc.].
Contains a section on the problematic question of Qusṭā's early patrons.
Vol. 1: L'optique et la catoptrique. Contains the Arabic text and French translation of Qusṭā's Kitāb fī ʿilal mā yaʿridu fī al‐marāyā min ikhtilāf al‐manāẓir.
PP. 288-89, 344-45.
Vol. 1, pp. 222-24; supplement, vol. 1, pp. 365-366. Contains lists of manuscripts for Qustā's works including five astronomical titles. Entries i, k, g, and f in Section I correspond to nos. 1, 2, 5, and 6 in the BEA Index page.
Pp. 270-74, 298-300, 378.
Contains as part of its exhaustive treatment of Ṭūsī and his important astronomical work, al‐Tadhkira, discussions on several aspects of ʿilm al‐hayʾa [“cosmography, configuration”].
Contains a more recent account of Qusṭā's scientific and philosophical works and relevant sources.
Contains references to some of Qusṭā's works, including two on astronomy [with English titles, apparently nos. 1 and 3 in the BEA Index page], and a short bibliography.
Vol. 2, pp. 108-10 (no. 77).
Pp. 73, 346-347.
Contains a list of Qusṭā's works including four of the astronomical titles listed above [nos. 1, 2, 3, and 5 in the BEA Index page] with reference to relevant manuscripts, reference works, and secondary sources up to 1975, with the exception of the important article of Wiedemann in the first edition of the Encyclopaedia of Islam.
Vol. 1, p. 295; Vol. 2, pp. 694-695. Contains a list of over 30 of Qusṭā's compositions including 2 astronomical titles [nos. 1 and 3 in the BEA Index page].
P. 209. Reprinted in: 1367 H. (1948); 1382 H. (1963).
Vol. 1, pp. 71-73, 345-47.
Contains, in addition to relevant references, a useful list of six variant Arabic titles often assumed as representing different works [including nos. 1 and 6 in the BEA Index page], an English summary and discussion based on the manuscript copy in Michigan.
Vol. 3, pp. 38-41.
Reference needs to be rechecked. Contains, in addition to a biography, references to his works including four astronomical titles [nos. 1, 3, 5, and 6 in the BEA Index page, listed as separate works], with reference to the problems involved, including the attribution of no. 6 to Qusṭā [pp. 1082-1083], with a short bibliography.