17. Occult Sciences
(1,351 words)

In volume 1 | book 2, Islamic Literature in the Arabic Language | Section 2, The Post-Classical Period of Islamic Literature from ca. 400/1000 until ca. 656/1258

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1. Abu ’l-Faḍl Muḥammad b. Aḥmad al-Ṭabasī, d. 482/1089.

Kitāb al-shāmil min al-baḥr al-kāmil fi ’l-dawr al-ʿāmil, |⁶⁵⁴ on magic, amulets, and astrology, adapted from Nuzhat al-āfāqi yawm al-ijtimāʿ wal-talāqī, a work that he had written for a distinguished patron but which had attracted little interest, for Abu ’l-Barakāt Muḥammad b. al-Faḍl al-Nīsābūrī, d. 530/…

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Carl Brockelmann, “17. Occult Sciences”, in: Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2542-8098_breo_COM_122170>
First published online: 2017

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