The work is mentioned by Ibn al-Nadīm, Fihrist, p. 220 (margin, which reads the last words of the title as Maṭr Ibn Fāris, though Fück, ‘Neue Materialien zum Fihrist’, ZDMG 90 (1936) 298-321, p. 308, emends this to ‘metropolitan of Fars’). The Christian’s name suggests he was an East Syrian. Fück identifies him as Īshōʿb…
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“ Kitāb al-radd ʿalā Yūshaʿ Bukht maṭrān Fārs”, 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_23722>