TEXT

Bayān al-nujūm

Title (arabic)

بيان النجوم

Title (translit)

Bayān al-nujūm

Alias

Bayān al-nujūm

Author

Language

Persian-Farsi

Subject

Notes

Tiflīsī in his introduction to the Bayān says that his motivation in writing this work was that he could not find a short Persian book that covered
hayʾa, astrology and the astrolabe. He devoted the first part of the book to hayʾa.

ismi_id

92712

Literature References

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

P. 202 (no. 567), A2.

Khalifa, Hajji, and Gustav Flügel. 1835. Hajji Khalifa. Kashf Al-Ẓunūn ʿan Asāmī Al-Kutub Waʾl-Funūn = Lexicon Bibliographicum Et Encyclopaedicum A Mustafa Ben Abdallah Katib Jelebi Dicto Et Nomine Haji Khalfa Celebrato Compositum. 7 vol.. Leipzig-London: R. Bentley for the Oriental Translation Fund of Great Britain and Ireland.

2:80.