Date: Translated from Greek into Arabic after 1043
Original Language: Greek
This is an anonymous Greek work, translated into Arabic and commented upon by ʿAbdallāh ibn al-Faḍl.
In the majority of studies devoted to Ibn al-Faḍl, The garden is treated as if it were Ibn al-Faḍl’s independent work. Only one author, Michel van Esbroeck, has recognized that it is an integral Arabic translation of the Byzantine florilegiumLoci co…