Books Similar to The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition: A Compendium of Knowledge from the Classical Islamic World

Are you interested in finding books similar to The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition: A Compendium of Knowledge from the Classical Islamic World by Shihab al-Din al-Nuwayri? The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition: A Compendium of Knowledge from the Classical Islamic World can best be described as follows: For the first time in English, a catalog of the world through fourteenth-century Arab eyesa kind of Schotts Miscellany for the Islamic Golden Age An astonishing record of the knowledge of a civilization, The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition catalogs everything known to exist from the perspective of a fourteenth-century Egyptian scholar and litterateur. More than 9,000 pages and thirty volumeshere abridged to one volume, and translated into English for the first timeit contains entries on everything from medieval moon-worshipping cults, sexual aphrodisiacs, and the substance of clouds, to how to get the smell of alcohol off ones breath, the deliciousness of cheese made from buffalo milk, and the nesting habits of flamingos..

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