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Ibn Ṭūlūn
(584 words)

Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn ʿAlī ibn Aḥmad ibn Ṭūlūn al-Ṣāliḥī l-Dimashqī l-Ḥanafī

Date of Birth: 1473

Place of Birth: Al-Ṣālīḥiyya, Damascus

Date of Death: 1546

Place of Death: Unknown

Biography

Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn ʿAlī ibn Aḥmad ibn Ṭūlūn was one of the most prolific writers of his age, mostly noted for his works on Prophetic traditions, jurisprudence and history. His autobiography, Al-fulk al-mashḥūn fī aḥwāl Muḥammad ibn Ṭūlūn, is an ex…

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Ryad, Umar, “Ibn Ṭūlūn”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26653>
First published online: 2015



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