Works by Gelder, Geert Jan van, 1947‒  as editorial director | 2

A literary history of medicine

A Literary History of Medicine by the Syrian physician Ibn Abī Uṣaybiʿah (d. 1270) is the earliest comprehensive history of medicine. It contains biographies of over 432 physicians, ranging from the ancient Greeks to the author’s contemporaries, describing their training and practice, often as court physicians, and listing their medical works; all this interlaced with poems and anecdotes. These vo... more

2019 Aggregating work   ➥ Monograph : Editions | 1

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Arabic poetry: studies and perspectives of research

2010‒2011 Aggregating work   ➥ Monograph : Editions | 1
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