Illustrations from

'Book of Fixed Stars' (Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita)
by ‛Abd al-Rahman ibn ‛Umar al-Ṣūfī,
Pertev Paşa Library, Istanbul, Manuscript 375, 16th Century.

Held in the Suleymaniye Library.

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Cassiopea

Virgo

Other manuscripts of the 'Book of Fixed Stars' (Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita) by ‛Abd al-Rahman ibn ‛Umar al-Ṣūfī



Ottoman Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers





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