[Sca-cooks] Food identity search / Tacuinum sanitatis

wheezul at canby.com wheezul at canby.com
Thu Jul 22 14:06:52 PDT 2010

 The other ones are in Paris, Liège and elsewhere. These
> illustrations are very different from the ones in the latin printed
> edition from
> 1531 and its 1533 german counterpart.
> I have a lousy xerocopy of the 1531 book and a facsimile of the 1533
> edition. As
> far as I can see, the images are roughly the same, but very different from
> those
> of the Cerutti tradition.

I rather guessed this might be the case.

> I would probably best for you to get the edition of Hosam Elkhadem and
> work from
> his indices to the arabic text.

Thank you Emilio - that's a great lead and so I've just ordered the book
from the library.

Once again, your wisdom is invaluable.

Thank you,


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