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Der Kategorienkommentar von Abu l-Farag Abdallah ibn at'-Tayyib: Text und Untersuchungen (Cleophea Ferrari) Hardcover Book, (Brill, 2006) 9789004149038
Der Kategorienkommentar von Abu l-Farag Abdallah ibn at'-Tayyib: Text und Untersuchungen (Cleophea Ferrari) Hardcover Book, (Brill, 2006) 9789004149038
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Title: Der Kategorienkommentar von Abu l-Farag Abdallah ibn at'-Tayyib: Text und Untersuchungen

Author: Ferrari, Cleophea

Publisher: Brill; Publication Date: 2006

Hardcover; ISBN: 9789004149038

Volumes: 1; Pages: xiv, 674

List Price in Cloth: $307.00 Our price: $259.99

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The Commentary on the Categories by Abu l-Farag ibn at-Tayyib is an important representative of the Aristotelian tradition in Arabic culture. Formally based on late antique commentaries on Aristotle's Categories, it provides the last example of the learned tradition still alive in eleventh-century Baghdad. The introduction offers a general survey of the commentaries on Aristotelian Categories, from the first Greek texts to the Arabic version featured here. The life and works of Ibn at-Tayyib are also discussed. Systematic comparison with surviving Greek commentaries and a series of thematic studies elucidate the author's method. The critical edition of ibn at-Tayyib's Commentary is accompanied by a detailed summary, which facilitates its use by readers unfamiliar with the Arabic language.
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