Parts of Animals

Parts of Animals

On the Parts of Animals (Greek Περὶ ζῴων μορίων; Latin De Partibus Animalium) is a text by Aristotle. It was written around 350 BC. The whole work is roughly a study in animal anatomy and physiology; it aims to provide a scientific understanding of the parts (organs, tissues, fluids, etc.) of animals.

Arabic translation

The Arabic translation of De Partibus Animalium comprises treatises 11-14 of the Kitāb al-Hayawān (The Book of Animals).

External links

  • Works related to On the Parts of Animals at Wikisource
  • On the Parts of Animals, English translation by William Ogle
  • De Partibus Animalium, English translation by William Ogle (Internet Archive)
  • Greek text: Hodoi elektronikai (with parallel French translation), Greco interattivo