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 MS 9653 of the Biblioteca Nacional de España
(712 words)


Ibrāhīm Ṭaybilī, Juan Pérez

Date: First half of the 17th century

Original Language: Spanish


This acephalous untitled manuscript consisting of 211 pages offers a commentary in prose of poems by Ibrāhīm de Bolfad, a blind Morisco living in Algiers. The work refers to some Islamic topics, such as whether it is permissible to write about Islam in Spanish rather than Arabic, the attributes of God, the Prophet Muḥammad and his mirac…

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Bernabé Pons, Luis F., “ MS 9653 of the Biblioteca Nacional de España”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 05 December 2019 <>

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