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 Masḥ-i miṣqal-i ṣafā-yi āʾina-yi ḥaqq-numā
(793 words)

‘Wiping the burnisher of purity of the truth-reflecting mirror’

Aymé Chézaud

Date: 1656

Original Language: Persian


Chézaud’s most important work is a recently-discovered treatise defending Christianity against Islam, entitled Masḥ-i miṣqal-i ṣafā-yi āʾina-yi ḥaqq-numā (‘Wiping the burnisher of purity of the truth-reflecting mirror’). This work became Chézaud’s contribution to a long cycle of refutations and counter-refutations that can be traced back to the beginning of the 17t…

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Tiburcio, Alberto, “ Masḥ-i miṣqal-i ṣafā-yi āʾina-yi ḥaqq-numā”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>

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