Al-Īrānshahrī Date of Birth: Unknown Place of Birth: Nīshāpūr Date of Death: Late 9th c. Place of Death: Unknown, possibly Nīshāpūr
Very little is known about this figure, even his full name (Encyclopaedia Iranica and Aminrazavi 1999 give it as Abū l-ʿAbbās Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Īrānshahrī but do not cite a source), though the few surviving fragments of information suggest he was anything but orthod…
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“Abū l-ʿAbbās al-Īrānshahrī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 15 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23802>