February 25, 2016

Names of Simpletons

Names of simpletons whose comic tales have been written up as books by unknown authors:

Comic Tales of Juha
Comic Tales of Abu Damdam
Comic Tales of Ibn Ahmar
(?)
Comic Tales of Sawra the Bedouin
Comic Tales of Ibn al-Mawsili
Comic Tales of Ibn Ya‘qub
Comic Tales of Abu ‘Ubayd al-Hazmi
Comic Tales of Abu ‘Alqama
Comic Tales of Sayfawayh

(Ibn) al-Nadim, Fihrist VIII.3 (circa 987 CE)