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Ptolemaeus Arabus et Latinus

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Work C.4.0900

Sinān ibn Thābit ibn Qurra
Kitāb al-Anwāʾ


This work is extensively cited in al-Bīrūnī’s Chronology, Chapter XIII. See the edition in C. Eduard Sachau, Chronologie orientalischer Völker von Albêrûnî, Leipzig: Brockhaus, 1878, pp. 242-75 and the translation in C. Edward Sachau, The Chronology of Ancient Nations. An English version of the Arabic Text of the Athâr-ul-bâkiya of Albîrûnî, or “Vestiges of the Past,” collected and reduced to writing by the author in A.H. 390–1, A.D. 1000, London: Oriental Translation Fund of Great Britain & Ireland / Allen, 1879, pp. 231-67.


See entry A.4.1.