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Author Kohlberg, Etan.

Title A medieval Muslim scholar at work : Ibn Tawus and his library / by Etan Kohlberg.

Published Leiden ; New York : E.J. Brill, 1992.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  297.82092 IBN/KOHL    AVAILABLE
Physical description vii, 470 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Islamic philosophy, theology, and science, 0169-8729 ; v. 12.
Islamic philosophy, theology, and science. 0169-8729 ; v. 12.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-438) and indexes.
Summary Ibn t??w's (d. 664/1266) was a famous Sh?'? scholar and bibliophile. This book portrays his intellectual world and working methods, and reconstructs, as far as possible, his extensive library, which included many works now lost. Kohlberg's monograph is an important contribution to Sh?'? studies and to the history of Arabic literature.
Subject Ibn Ṭāwūs, ʻAlī ibn Mūsá, 1193-1266 -- Library.
Ibn Ṭāwūs, ʻAlī ibn Mūsá, 1193-1266 -- Knowledge and learning.
Learning and scholarship -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Islamic countries.
Muslim scholars -- Biography.
ISBN 9004095497