Book of Morals of Philosophers

Sefer Musre Hafilosofim (Book of Morals of Philosophers), 13th -15th century, ink and opaque watercolor on parchment, Spain (The Hispanic Society of America, New York)

Additional resources:

Biography of Hunayn ibn Ishaq

The Iberian Peninsula, 1000-1400 C.E. from The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Timeline of Art History

Definition of Sephardim from the Jewish Virtual Library


Cite this page as: Dr. Ronnie Perelis and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Book of Morals of Philosophers," in Smarthistory, July 13, 2017, accessed December 3, 2023,