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The Disputation of the monk Ibrāhīm al-Ṭabarānī

Date of Birth: Probably 9th c.

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: 9th or 10th c.

Place of Death: Unknown

Biography

Nothing is known of the anonymous author/redactor of The Disputation of the monk Ibrāhīm al-Ṭabarānī beyond what can be deduced from the text (a story set c. 815-20) and the date of the earliest manuscript (10th c.). The author was probably a Melkite Christian, perhaps a monk. …

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N. Swanson, Mark, “Unknown”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23798>
First published online: 2010



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