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(B) Works Attributed To Muḥammad Bello But Not Authenticated
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In the list below, works reported on the authority of Giɗaɗo ɗan Laima (al-Kashf wa’l-bayān in Malumfashi, 1973), and his son ʿAbd al-Qādir (Anīs al-mufīd in S.U. Balogun, 1985), are likely to be authentic works of Muḥammad Bello, but the titles as given by these sources are often descriptive rather than formal, and may thus in some cases conceal actual titles listed in section (A).

110. Ādāb al-muʿallim.

MS: Niamey, 257.

111. al-Adab maʿa al-Mawlā.

MS: Sokoto (SHB), 520.

112. Ajwiba li-asʾila.

See Minna (1982), 433, who reports copies in Kano (BU) and Sokoto (SHB).

113. Aqsām al-mujāhidīn.…

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“(B) Works Attributed To Muḥammad Bello But Not Authenticated”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 07 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2016

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