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Ibn Kātib Qayṣar
(509 words)

ʿAlam al-Riʾāsa Abū Isḥāq Ibrāhīm

Date of Birth: Unknown; perhaps late 12th century

Place of Birth: Unknown; perhaps Cairo or its environs

Date of Death: Possibly 1267

Place of Death: Unknown; perhaps Cairo or its environs

Biography

The full name of this author is ʿAlam al-Riʾāsa Abū Isḥāq Ibrāhīm ibn al-shaykh Abū l-Thanāʾ ibn al-shaykh Ṣafī l-Dawla Abū l-Faḍāʾil kātib al-amīr ʿAlam al-Dīn Qayṣar. This name indicates, in the first place…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “Ibn Kātib Qayṣar”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25670>
First published online: 2010



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