S. M. Stern's scientific contributions

Publication (1)

Al-Kindī's Treatise On the Definitions and Descriptions of Things (Fī Ḥudūd al-Ashyā' wa-Rusūmihā ) has come down to us in the great Istanbul manuscript of his collected writings (Aya Sofiya 4832), and has been published on the basis of that unique manuscript by M. A. Abū Rīdā ( Rasā'il al-Kindī al-Falsafiyya , vol. i, Cairo, 1950, pp. 163 ff.). In...