Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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‘Piotr Czyżewski’
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Nothing certain is known about this author and he cannot presently be identified. We can only make assumptions from an analysis of the general situation in which Alfurkan Tatarski was written and of the text itself. Despite the fact that it is signed, it is generally agreed that Piotr Czyżewski is a pen-name.

It is certain that the author knew theological works and had access to religious texts circulating in western Europe in the early 17t…

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Konopacki, Artur, “‘Piotr Czyżewski’”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2015

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