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 An anonymous treatise about the excellences of ʿAlī
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An anonymous treatise about the excellences of ʿAlī

Date: Probably 14th century

Original Language: Arabic

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This treatise consists of a collection of historical reports (akhbār) about the excellences of ʿAlī, and forms the second part of the 14th-century Yemeni author Abū Muḥammad al-Ḥasan al-Daylamī’s Irshād al-qulūb fī l-mawāʿiẓ wa-l-ḥukm (‘Guidance of hearts through exhortations and wisdom’). The book as a whole is composed of two volumes,…

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Bertaina, David, “ An anonymous treatise about the excellences of ʿAlī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 08 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25448>
First published online: 2010



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