Unknown author Date of Birth: Approximately 1250-1300 Place of Birth: Unknown Date of Death: Unknown Place of Death: Unknown
The author is unknown. Thorough study of the work, which has not yet been undertaken, may provide clues or even a positive identification. Preliminary indications are that he was a learned jurist of the early or middle 14th century who, though a Ḥanbalī, was keen to cite authorities from across the madhhab spectrum.
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“Al-qawl al-mukhtār fī l-manʿ ʿan takhyīr al-kuffār”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 25 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25724>