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Commentary on the Gospels

Ibn al-Ṭayyib

Date: 1018

Original Language: Arabic

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In the author’s introduction to the Commentary on the Gospels (the work does not seem to have a fixed Arabic appellation), he states that he is producing this work in order to preserve the Syriac heritage at a time when a knowledge of the language is dying out in Iraq (ed. Manqariyūs, p. 36; and see, e.g., MS BL – Or. 3201 no. 15, f. 9r).…

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Faultless, Julian, “ Title unknown”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24956>
First published online: 2010



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