From Abdalkader to Zoheir

Dizionario Storico degli Autori Arabi più celebri e delle principali loro 0pere.

Parma: Dalla stamperia imperiale, 1807.

Price: $2,250.00

About the item

viii, 196, [4] pp. 1 vols. 8vo. From Abdalkader to Zoheir. Contemporary quarter calf and marbled boards, speckled edges. Very light traces of rubbing. Near fine. Brooks 1036.

Item #265276

Succinct biographical dictionary of classical Arabic authors in all fields, with notes of manuscripts in European libraries and printed editions. A standard work, widely cited by Schnurrer, who also notes de Rossi’s work, De Corano arabico (Parma, 1805); de Rossi also compiled a dictionary of Hebrew authors.
A handsome copy.