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 De nonnullis Orientalium urbibus, nec non indigenarum religione ac moribus tractatus brevis
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‘Short tract on some cities of eastern people, as well as the religion and customs of the inhabitants’

Jibrāʾīl al-Ṣuhyūnī

Date: 1619

Original Language: Latin

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In 1619, Sionita and Hesronita published in Paris under the title Geographia Nubiensis a partial Latin translation of an Arabic work on geography that had previously appeared in Rome in 1592 from the famous Medici press. As the title indicates, they attributed it to an anonymous Nubian author.…

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Moukarzel, Joseph, “ De nonnullis Orientalium urbibus, nec non indigenarum religione ac moribus tractatus brevis”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019



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