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Medieval Vernacular Literature: Arabic

Library and Internet resources about medieval literature in European vernacular languages.


Publisher Series

Det Kongelige Bibliotek, Cod.Arab. 244, f. 8.
from Al-Dīwān by Šihāb al-Dīn Ahmad ibn al-Husayn Ibn al-'Ulayf al-Makkī (d. 926 H [1520 CE]

References and surveys

Bodleian Library. Ms. Bodl. Or. 133, fol 169a.
Geomancy: predictions of the prophet Ayyūb. Geomantic image.
From a 15th-century Arabic collectaneous manuscript known as Kitab al-bulhan.