Al-Shaykh al-Muʾtaman Abū l-Makārim Saʻd Allāh ibn Jirjis ibn Masʻūd Date of Birth: Before about 1160 Place of Birth: Egypt, probably Cairo Date of Death: After 1204 Place of Death: Egypt, probably Cairo
The Coptic Orthodox priest Abū l-Makārim Saʿd Allāh ibn Jirjis ibn Masʿūd is usually regarded as the author of the topographical encyclopedia known as the History of the churches and monasteries of Egypt, which was formerly ascribed …
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Den Heijer, assisted by Perrine Pilette, Johannes,
“History of the churches and monasteries of Egypt”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 25 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24951>