Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

Get access

 Contextio gemmarum, sive, Eutychii patriarchae Alexandrini annales illustriss Iohanne Seldeno … chorago; interprete Edwardo Pocockio
(732 words)

Contextio gemmarum

‘A string of gems, or, the chronicles of Eutychius, Patriarch of Alexandria’

Edward Pococke

Date: 1654, 1656

Original Language: Arabic

Description

Between 1654 and 1656, Pococke published the complete translation of Ibn Baṭrīq’s (Eutychius's) history. Just over 20 years earlier, his friend John Selden had published a translation of a few pages from that history, adding extensive commentaries and notes from Greek, Arabic and Hebrew sources. Eutychii Aegyptii, patriarchae o…

Cite this page
Matar, Nabil, “ Contextio gemmarum, sive, Eutychii patriarchae Alexandrini annales illustriss Iohanne Seldeno … chorago; interprete Edwardo Pocockio”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26966>
First published online: 2015



▲   Back to top   ▲