Abū l-Faraj ʿAlī ibn al-Ḥusayn ibn Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad ibn al-Haytham al-Umawī al-Iṣbahānī (al-Iṣfahānī) Date of Birth: 897 Place of Birth: Probably Baghdad Date of Death: About 973-74 Place of Death: Probably Baghdad or Basra
A man of letters, historian, musicologist and poet, Abū l-Faraj al-Iṣbahānī (both al-Iṣbahānī and al-Iṣfahānī are found in the sources) was a descendant of the Umayyads and belonged…
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“Abū l-Faraj al-Iṣbahānī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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