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 İrşâdü’l-hayârâ ilâ târîhi’l-Yunân ve’r-Rûm ve’n-Nasârâ
(993 words)



‘The guide of the perplexed towards the history of the Greeks, Romans and Christians’

Muṣṭafā ibn ʿAbdullāh, known as Kâtip Çelebi or Ḥājjī Khalīfa

Date: 1655

Original Language: Ottoman Turkish

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İrşâdü’l-hayârâ is a short treatise (32 folios in the manuscripts used for Yurtoğlu’s edition, 38 in the Berlin manuscript), the composition of which was begun on 24 January 1655 (Ménage, ‘Three Ottoman treatises’, p. 421). Doubts about its authenticity, voiced by Yurtoğlu (Katip Çelebi’nin, pp…

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Hagen, Gottfried, “ İrşâdü’l-hayârâ ilâ târîhi’l-Yunân ve’r-Rûm ve’n-Nasârâ”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27237>



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