In volume 1 | Introduction
With the exception of those monographs that will be mentioned in their proper places throughout these volumes, the most important biographical and bibliographical sources for the fIeld as a whole are as follows:
|³1. Biographical works
Ibn Khall. = Ibn Khallikān (p. 326), Wafayāt al-aʿyān, Būlāq 12991; Vitae illustrium virorum, ed. F. Wüstenfeld, Göttingen 1835–40; Ibn Khallikan’s biographical dictionary translated from the Arabic, by MacGuckin de Slane, 4 vols., Paris-London 1843–71.
Fawāt = Muḥammad b. Shākir al-…