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[al-Qānūn fī al-ṭibb].

Title:
[al-Qānūn fī al-ṭibb].
Abstract:
Sections from Book I of Avicenna's medical encyclopedia al-Qānūn fī al-ṭibb. Some leaves missing at the beginning; the first full chapter (fann 1, doctrina 3, chapter 1) is entitled: amzijat al-aʻḍāʼ and the manuscript ends near the beginning of fann 4, chapter 3. One leaf has 13th-century marginal transliterations into Hebrew of Arabic terms in the text (f. 50r-50v); other marginal notes in Arabic throughout. Worm damage, stains, and tears in margins throughout; two loose folia that belong to the beginning and end of the manuscript.
Creator:
Avicenna,
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
92 leaves : paper; 240 x 165 (190 x 120) mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)819418824; (OCoLC)ocn819418824; (PU)5861076-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Arabic, with a few annotations in Hebrew (f. 50r-50v).
Provenance:
Sold by Sam Fogg Ltd. (London) to Lawrence J. Schoenberg, Dec. 2002.; Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle Schoenberg, 2015.
Publisher:
[Spain, between 1100 and 1150]
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278; https://colenda.library.upenn.edu/catalog/81431-p34b2xb8z; https://openn.library.upenn.edu/Data/0001/html/ljs446.html
Subject:
Medicine. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01014893; Medicine, Medieval.; Medicine, Arab. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01015186; Medicine -- Early works to 1800.; Medicine, Arab.; Medicine, Medieval. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01015277; Treatises.; Codices (bound manuscripts); Early works.; (OCoLC)fst01411636; Manuscripts, Medieval.; Manuscripts, Arabic; 12th century.
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Schoenberg, Lawrence J.,
Rights:
https://rightsstatements.org/page/NoC-US/1.0/?
Call Number:
LJS 446
Collection:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)