Birnin Gwari
(53 words)

1. Taʾrīkh Birnin Gwari.

72 vv. in Hausa by Aḥmad b. Maḥmūd b. Abī Bakr b. Malam Muḥammad, known as Balāgha, written for the amīr of Birnin Gwari Malam Jibrīl b. Abī Bakr b. ʿAlī, dated (July) 1382/1963.

MS: Kaduna (NA), D/AR20/1 (“Tarikh Mudnu Gwari”).

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“Birnin Gwari”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 24 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_20014_8>
First published online: 2016



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