Saturday, December 25, 2010

Freytag: Arabum Proverbia

Arabum proverbia, by Georg Wilhelm Freytag (1838-1839)
This monumental THREE-volume edition provides the voweled Arabic text along with a Latin translation and commentary on each of the proverbs in Latin, organized alphabetically in Arabic. It's an amazing adventure in the world of proverbs. Here's a snapshot:


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