on the Border of Civilizations

Towards a Critical Edition of the Metaphysics of Avicenna


Other Parts of Šifāʾ

Published: 15 July 2019 - Last update: 15 July 2019

The present section offers an alphabetical list of currently known manuscripts of the three main parts of the Šifāʾ besides the Ilāhiyyāt, namely Manṭiq (Logic), Ṭabīʿiyyāt (Natural Philosophy) and Riyāḍiyyāt (Mathematics), sorted according to each of these three parts

As in the list per nations of the manuscripts of the Ilāhiyyāt, these manuscripts are arranged according to the name of the nations where they are preserved, with indication of cities, libraries, and shelfmarks, and additional information (when available) on date of copying, copyist, owners, place of copying, content, and references in the main catalogues of Avicenna's works

Manuscripts which, besides a specific part of the Šifāʾ, do contain also one or more of the other three parts do appear in each of the corresponding lists