Persian polymath, creator of around 450 works, with 240 surviving



  • The Book of Healing
  • The Canon of Medicine (external scan)
  • On the Science of the Pulse
  • Sirat al-shaykh al-ra'is (The Life of Ibn Sina)
  • Al-isharat wa al-tanbihat (Remarks and Admonitions)
  • Risalah fi sirr al-qadar (Essay on the Secret of Destiny)
  • Danishnama-i 'ala'i (The Book of Scientific Knowledge)
  • Kitab al-Shifa (The Book of Healing)
  • Kitab al-Najat (The Book of Salvation)
  • Hayy ibn Yaqdhan, a Persian myth

Works about AvicennaEdit


Works by this author published before January 1, 1927 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.