The work has not survived, and is known only from a reference made by al-Sakhāwī in his Al-ḍawʾ al-lāmiʿ. It was part of the controversy raised by al-Sakhāwī’s former schoolmate, Abū l-Ḥasan al-Biqāʿī (q.v.), when the latter incorporated long passages from the Bible in his Qur’an commentary, which he started in 1456.
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“ Al-aṣl al-aṣīl fī taḥrīm al-naql min al-Tawrāt wa-l-Injīl”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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