Date: 1142-43 (Latin translation) Original Language: Arabic
The Liber de generatione Mahumet is a Latin translation of the 13th-century Kitāb al-Anwār ('Lights') by Abū l-Ḥassan al-Bakrī. It first addresses the theme of how the mystical light (nūr, lumen), which is a sign of true prophethood, was transmitted from Adam to Muḥa…
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de la Cruz Palma and Cándida Ferrero Hernández, Óscar,
“ Liber de generatione Mahumet”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23317>