Two Letters of the Patriarch Timothy from the Late Eighth Century on Translations from Greek: SEBASTIAN P. BROCK

Arabic Sciences and Philosophy 9 (2):233-246 (1999)

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Among the extensive correspondence of Timothy I, Catholicos of the Church of the East, are two letters which refer to his collobaration in a translation of Aristotle's Topics into Syriac and Arabic, commissioned by the Caliph al-Mahdī. An annotated English translation of both letters is provided. Dans la volumineuse correspondance de Timothée I, Catholicos de l'Église orientale, deux lettres renvoient à sa collaboration à la traduction des Topiques d'Aristote en syriaque et en arabe, commandée par le Calife al-Mahdī. On trouvera ici la traduction annotée en anglais de ces deux lettres.
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