A world of beasts: A thirteenth-century illustrated Arabic book on animals (the Kitāb Na't al-Hayawān) in the Ibn Bakhtīshū' Tradition. Leiden: Brill, 2011.
Bakhtshooa Gondishapoori (also spelled Bukhtishu and Bukht-Yishu in literature) were Persian or Assyrian Nestorian Christian physicians from the 7th, 8th, and 9th centuries, spanning 6 generations and 250 years. The Kitāb Na't al-Hayawān (British Library Or. 2784) is the earliest of extant illustrated Arab and Persian manuscripts on animals.
Subjects: Medieval Zoology, WOMEN, Publications by › Years 2000 -, ZOOLOGY › Illustration, Zoology / Natural History, Islamic, Zoology, Natural History, Persian (Iranian)