Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn ʿAbdallāh ibn Shabīb al-Basṛ ī
Muḥammad ibn Shabīb Date of Birth: Unknown, probably late 8th c. Place of Birth: Unknown Date of Death: Unknown, mid-9th c. Place of Death: Unknown
Ibn Shabīb was probably born in Basra, but is often mentioned in connection with events in Baghdad. It is generally agreed that he was a student of Ibrāhīm al-Naẓẓām (q.v.), and so he must have known al-Jāḥiẓ (q.v.), who was another of al-Naẓz…
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“Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn ʿAbdallāh ibn Shabīb al-Basṛ ī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24312>