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Visualizing the invisible with the human body

Physiognomy and ekphrasis in the ancient world

Ed. by Johnson, J. Cale / Stavru, Alessandro

Series:Science, Technology, and Medicine in Ancient Cultures 10

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November 2019
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2020
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14. Ekphrasis of a manuscript (MS London, British Library, Or. 12070). Is the “London Physiognomy” a fake or a “semi-fake,” and is it a witness to the Secret of Secrets (Sirr al-Asrār) or to one of its sources?

Cottrell, Emily

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Emily Cottrell (2019). 14. Ekphrasis of a manuscript (MS London, British Library, Or. 12070). Is the “London Physiognomy” a fake or a “semi-fake,” and is it a witness to the Secret of Secrets (Sirr al-Asrār) or to one of its sources?. In J. Cale Johnson, Alessandro Stavru (Eds.), Visualizing the invisible with the human body: Physiognomy and ekphrasis in the ancient world (pp. 347–442). Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110642698-015

Book DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110642698

Online ISBN: 9783110642698

© 2019 Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin/Munich/Boston. BY-NC-ND 4.0 This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 License.

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