Voyage du Marchand Arabe Sulayman en Inde en Chine. Redige en 851 suivi de remarques par Abu Zayd Hasan Vers 916.
Hassan ibn Yazid, Abu Zaid al-Sirafi.
Book ID: 8617
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The original manuscript of this text is kept in the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. A part of this manuscript was translated into French by Joseph Reinaud and printed in Paris in 1718.
This text is also translated from Arabic with an introduction by Gabriel Ferrand, it consists of two books, the first by the sailor Sulayman and Abou Zayd, which gives a description of China and India between the ninth and tenth century. In the second part, a conversation is made between Abou Zayd and the king of China.