Date: Unknown, mid-9th c.
Original Language: Arabic
According to Ibn al-Murtaḍā (Ṭabaqāt, p. 71) this was Ibn Shabīb’s main work. Its contents are known mainly from quotations and references in al-Māturīdī’s Kitāb al-tawḥīd, of which it was a main source (assuming that the various references given by the later theologian all derive from this one work).
It contained reports of teachings from…