Abū l-ʿAbbās ʿĪsā ibn Zayd Date of Birth: Unknown, early/mid-9th c.? Place of Birth: Unknown (probably Iraq) Date of Death: Unknown, end of 9th c.? Place of Death: Unknown (probably Iraq, perhaps in or near al-Anbār or Baghdad)
Very little is known about this East-Syrian author. The monk Ḥanūn ibn Yūḥannā ibn al-Ṣalt, who outlived him, praised his piety, intellect and generosity, recounted a conversation th…
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N. Swanson, Mark,
“Abū l-ʿAbbās ʿĪsā ibn Zayd ibn Abī Malik”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 19 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23785>