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Abulfeda

Abu-l-Fida Isma'il ibn 'Ali 'Imad-ud-Dni, Arabian historian and geographer, 1273-1331

Fishburn and Hughes: "The name commonly given to the Arab geographer and historian Abu al-Fida. Abulfeda's two major works, History of Mankind and Location of the Countries, were much used by orientalists in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries." (2) 

 

Borges Index: 
El Zahir, El Aleph, OC, 593.