Alexandre d'Aphrodise vs Jean Philopon: Notes sur quelques traités d'Alexandre “perdus” en grec, conservés en arabe

In this paper, are included new data about three treatises ascribed in Arabic to Alexander of Aphrodisias. These treatises were thought to have no Greek correspondent. The author shows that one of them,, is an adapted version al-Kindi circle of Quaestio I 21, along with the later and more exact version of this Quaestio by AbUmqi. He shows also that the two other treatises are, in contradistinction to the first, adapted versions of passages belonging in the De Aeternitate mundi contra Proclum of John Philoponus: respectively IV, 4 book was known to have been translated, into Arabic. But, except for some short fragments in al-Bn provisionally Abdallad
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