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Mūlāy Qāsim b. Mūlāy Sulaymān
(68 words)

fl. 1800

Works

1. Dhikr al-wafāyāt wa-mā ḥadatha min al-umūr al-ʿiẓām wa’l-fitan

Brief history of Timbuktu from 1160/1747 down to 1215/1815, in the form of ḥawliyyāt (“annals”).

MSS: Paris (BN), 5259, ff. 24-34.

Publ. ed. and trans. Michel Abitbol, Tombouctou au milieu du XVIIIe siècle d’après la Chronique de Mawlāy al-Qāsim b. Mawlāy Sulaymān, Paris, 1982: Maisonneuve et Larose. [Fontes Historiae Africanae, Series Arabica, VII].

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“Mūlāy Qāsim b. Mūlāy Sulaymān”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 26 March 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_40001_5_6>
First published online: 2016



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