Kitāb al-Iʿtimād fī al-Adwiyah al-Mufradah

(The Reliable Book on Simple Drugs)

BY ABŪ JAʿFAR AḤMAD IBN IBRĀHĪM IBN AL-JAZZĀRCritically edited by Ibrahim Ben Mrad
SKU: 101157 Categories: , Date: 2019Language: ArabicEdition: 1ISBN: 9781788146258Format: eBook, HardbackNo. of Volumes: 1No. of Pages: 1083Weight: 1.77kg


In this book, Ibn al-Jazzār made up for the shortcomings of his predecessors in this discipline, Dioscorides and Galen. While one of these two Greek authors referred to the properties of therapeutic drugs, without mentioning their nature and strengths, the other concerned himself with both the drugs’ nature and strengths, but ignored their properties. Both works existed only in Greek, focusing mostly on drugs that had been produced in Greek societies, while neglecting many medicines produced elsewhere. Ibn al-Jazzār appeared to overcome this shortcoming through exerting major efforts in mentioning the nature of drugs, their strengths and properties, including their harmful side effects. He covered the well-known, popular and easily available medicines, together with the ones which were not previously known by the Greeks. Thus, the book is a synthesis of a summary of the essentials, in addition to ibn al-Jazzār’s own findings, accessible both to scholars and students of simple medicines in Arab societies.
The author used an interesting and novel method to compose his work. He classified medicines into four different categories, according to their degree of strength. Ibn al-Jazzār’s book enjoyed widespread popularity due to its authentic and rigorous methodology, the new methodology which it employed, and its focus on the most widespread and accessible medicines. As a result of high demand, concise and abridged versions were produced, and it was translated twice into Latin and once into Hebrew.


تقديم معالي الشيخ أحمد زكي يماني


مقدمة عامة: ابن الجزار وكتابه

1- المؤلف

1-1- الرجل

1-2- الطبيب الصيدلاني

1-3- آثاره

1-4- تأثيره

1-5- عقيدته

1-6- وفاته

2-1- في تحقيق نسبة الكتاب

2-2- كتاب الاعتماد والقاموسية المختصة

2-3- مظاهر تأثير كتاب الاعتماد في الثقافة العربية

2-4- مظاهر تأثير الكتاب في الثقافة الأوروبية

2-5- مصادر ابن الجزار في كتاب الاعتماد

3- مخطوطات الكتاب

3-1- المخطوطات الأصلية

3-2- مخطوطات "إعادة" التأليف

4- منهجنا في التحقيق

5- خاتمة

المقالة الأولى من كتاب الاعتماد

المقالة الثانية

المقالة الثالثة

المقالة الرابعة

فهارس الكتاب العامة


1- فهرس عام للمصطلحات العربية والمعربة

2- فهرس المصطلحات الأعجمية في متن الكتاب

3- فهرس عام للمصطلحات الأعجمية الأصول

4- فهرس المصطلحات المداخل في (قا) و(اس)

5- فهرس المصطلحات العلمية اللاتينية الحديثة

6- فهرس المصطلحات اليونانية

7- فهرس الألفاظ والمصطلحات المفسرة في التعاليق

8- فهرس الأعلام

9- فهرس البلدان والأماكن

10- فهرس الأمم والشعوب والطوائف والجماعات

11- فهرس الكتب

مراجع المقدمة والتحقيق


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