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    • The Fables of Kalilah and Dimnah: Adapted and translated from the Sanskrit through the Pahlavi into Arabic by Abdullah ibn al-Muqaffa AD 750 

      Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ; Jallad, Saleh Saʻadeh (Melisende. London, 2002)
      Seventeen chapters on 247 pages are preceded by four important elements that are part of the story itself: The Introduction to the Book, Dabshalim the King and Baydaba [Bidpai] the Philosopher, The Mission of Barzawayh the ...
    • Kalila and Dimna 1 (Arabic) 

      Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ; Maslak, Muḥammad (Dār al-Thaqāfah. al-Dār al-Bayḍāʼ, 1994)
      This is one of two pamphlets that I found at the Librairie des Sciences. They seem meant to be schoolbooks. There are simple full-page black-and-white illustrations alternating with text passages, with some exercises at ...
    • Kalila and Dimna 2 (Arabic) 

      Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ; Maslak, Muḥammad (1994)
      This is one of two pamphlets that I found at the Librairie des Sciences. They seem meant to be schoolbooks. There are simple full-page black-and-white illustrations alternating with text passages, with some exercises at ...
    • Kalila wa Dimna (Arabic) 

      Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ (D*ar al-Qalam. Bayr*ut, 1994)
      Here is a finer edition of a book I found in Casablanca and have listed under 1993? It uses the same plates, including the many simple sketches of familiar scenes, but seems to have slightly different bibliographical ...
    • Kalila wa Dimna (Arabic) 

      Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ; Shams al-Dīn, Sālim (al-Maktabah al-ʻAṣrīyah. 2000)
      This edition of Kalila and Dimna is notable for its colorful raised cover, with its dramatic scene of the lion attacking the bull while two jackals look on. There are no internal illustrations. There is a T of C at the ...
    • Kalila wa Dimna (Arabic) 

      Farshūkh, Muḥammad Amīn; Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ (D*ar al-Fikr al-ʻArabī. Bayr*ut, 1995)
      This edition of Kalila and Dimna has the two jackals, colored lavendar, facing each other on a cover otherwise executed in white, blue, and brown. There are no internal illustrations. There is a T of C at the back, and ...
    • Kalila wa Dimna (Arabic) 

      Baydbā; Baydbā; Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ (Maktabat Lubnān. 1991)
      Of the fable books I was able to find in Casablanca, this paperback offers the least cataloguing help. It has on its front cover a lovely colored reproduction of a manuscript illumination of a crane, a lobster, and fishes. ...
    • Kalila wa Dimna (Arabic) 

      Ibn al-Muqaffaʻ (D*ar al-ʻAwdah. 1993)
      This paperbound edition of Kalila and Dimna is noteworthy for its many simple sketches of familiar scenes from the stories. My favorite among them has the monk in bed whacking the rat with a pole! Many of the sketches ...