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 De viris quibusdam illustribus apud arabes
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De viris quibusdam illustribus apud arabes

'On some illustrious men among the Arabs'

Al-Ḥasan ibn Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad al-Wazzān al-Fāsī; Yuḥannā l-Asad al-Gharnāṭī l-Fāsī; Johannes Leo Africanus; Johannes Leo Medici; Giovan Lioni Africano; Joan Lione Granatino

Date: Before 1527

Original Language: Latin


This work, which Africanus must have completed before 1527, the year in which a copy was made, is a collection of biographies of famous scholars of the Isla…

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Krystyna Starczewska, Katarzyna, “ De viris quibusdam illustribus apud arabes”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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