'Brief summary of our holy law and sunna'
Mancebo de Arévalo
Date: Possibly 1532-3
Original Language: Spanish in Arabic letters (Aljamiado)
The Breve compendio de nuestra santa ley y sunna is a lengthy Aljamiado manuscript of 430 folios, well preserved and copied with great care by a single hand. The work is presented as a collaboration between the faqīh Ibrāhīm de Reminjo and the Mancebo de Arévalo, referred to by the faqīh as a very wise man who is proficient in …