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Author Juste, David.

Title Les Alchandreana primitifs : étude sur les plus anciens traités astrologiques latins d'origine arabe (Xe siècle) / par David Juste
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 726 pages) : illustrations
Series Brill's studies in intellectual history, 0920-8607 ; v. 152
Brill's texts and sources in intellectual history ; v. 2
Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 152
Brill's studies in intellectual history. Brill's texts and sources in intellectual history ; v. 2
Contents ""Table des matieres""; ""remerciements""; ""abrevations""; ""sigles des manuscrits""; ""introduction""; ""premiere partie etude""; ""deuxieme partie edition""; ""annexe i noms arabes et hebreux""; ""annexe ii alphabets numeriques""; ""annexe iii les alchandreana par sujets ""; ""bibliographie""; ""index i termes techniques latins""; ""index ii noms propres latins""; ""index iii index general""; ""index iv manuscrits""; ""planches""
Summary Based mainly on Arabic sources, but also on Hebrew and Latin sources, the "Alchandreana" constitute an exceptional testimony of cross-cultural exchanges between Christian, Arabic and Jewish scholars before the turn of the first millennium. This book aims to offer a historical study, a technical analysis and a critical edition of the whole corpus
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 687-710) and indexes
Notes French with some text in Latin; summary in French and English
Print version record
Subject Astrology, Arab -- History.
Astrology, European -- History.
Astrology -- history.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9047419928 (electronic bk.)
9789047419921 (electronic bk.)
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