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Author Ibn al-Tilmīdh, Hibat Allāh ibn Ṣāʻid, 1073 or 1074-1164 or 1165.

Title The Dispensatory of Ibn at-Tilmīḏ̲̲ : Arabic text, English translation, study and glossaries / by Oliver Kahl
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007


Description 1 online resource (349 pages) : facsimiles
Series Islamic philosophy, theology and science, 0169-8729 ; v. 70
Islamic philosophy, theology, and science ; v. 70. 0169-8729
Contents Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Towards a History of Arabic Pharmacology; 2. Ibn at-Tilmid; 3. The Dispensatory; Arabic Text; English Translation; Bibliography; Index of Technical Terms; 1. Substances and Products; 2. Pathology and Anatomy; 3. Generic Drug Names; 4. Botanical Index
Summary Offers a critical Arabic edition, annotated English translation, introductory study, and two-way glossaries of a pharmacological masterpiece composed around the middle of the 12th century CE in Baghdad by a Nestorian physician. This work provides an understanding of mediaeval Arabic medicine and pharmacy, as well as premodern science
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-311) and index
Notes Arabic
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Subject Pharmacopoeias -- Arab countries -- Early works to 1800
Dispensatories -- Arab countries -- Early works to 1800
Medicine, Arab -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
Medicine, Medieval.
Medicine, Arabic -- history
Dispensatories -- history
History, Medieval
Pharmacopoeias as Topic -- history
MEDICAL -- Drug Guides.
Medicine, Medieval
Medicine, Arab
Middle East.
Middle East
Middle East
Arab countries
Genre/Form Early works
Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Kahl, Oliver
LC no. 2006051862
ISBN 9789047419044
Other Titles Aqrābādhīn. English & Arabic