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 Al-baḥth al-ṣarīḥ fī ayyimā huwa l-dīn al-ṣaḥīḥ
(571 words)

‘The frank research into which is the true religion’

Ziyāda ibn Yaḥyā l-Naṣb al-Rāsī l-Muhtadī

Date: Unknown

Original Language: Arabic


Al-baḥth al-ṣarīḥ discusses highly disputed issues between Christianity and Islam. It covers 197 folios in the Dār al-Kutub MS, which is complete and is written in good handwriting, but neither the date of copying nor the name of the copier are known. In the Tübingen MS, there are a number of missing folios between the beginning of the 25th ‘doubt’ and the m…

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Haredy, Mohsen, “ Al-baḥth al-ṣarīḥ fī ayyimā huwa l-dīn al-ṣaḥīḥ”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 29 February 2020 <>

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