al-Ḥulal al-Maws̲h̲iyya
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, Arabic chronicle considered until recently as anonymous; according to Ibn al-Muwaḳḳit’s al-Saʿāda al-abadiyya (2 vols., Fez 1336/1917), however, it is the work of Abū ʿAbd Allāh Muḥammad b. Abi ’l-Maʿālī Ibn Sammāk, a contemporary of Muḥammad V of Granada, whom he eulogizes in the introduction to his work, which was finished on 12 Rabīʿ I 783/6 June 1381. It is a curious motley patchwork in which the author, without troubling himself with the differences of style or the historical value of his sources, has…

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Huici Miranda, A., “al-Ḥulal al-Maws̲h̲iyya”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, W.P. Heinrichs. Consulted online on 21 October 2018 <>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004161214, 1960-2007

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