Al-jawhara l-nafīsa is usually described as a theological-liturgical ‘encyclopedia’ because of the range of topics covered in its (originally) 113 chapters, which occupy 386 pages (along with the critical apparatus) in Mistrīḥ’s edition. The work opens with statements a…
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N. Swanson, Mark,
“ Al-jawhara l-nafīsa fī ʿulūm al-kanīsa”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 25 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25554>