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|⁶⁸⁷In volume 2 | Appendices

German edition

Now that printing is complete it is my pleasure to once again thank all those who helped me in my work: H.G. Farmer, who sent me the proofs of his Sources even before the work had appeared in print; Fritz Meier in Basle, now Alexandria, from whom I received valuable information on the manuscript holdings of the municipal library of Basle; a special word of thanks must go to H. Ritter, who never tired of informing me of manuscripts in Istanbul and who corrected the last pages of the second…

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“Postscript”, in: Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2017

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