Date: Unknown; before about 1060 Original Language: Arabic
The work is lost, and is known only from Ibn Abī Usaybiʿa’s list of ʿAlī’s works (ʿUyūn al-anbaʾ, p. 567). Its title indicates that it was an apology for the prophethood of Muḥammad, and thus an example of dalāʾil al-nubuwwa works, though with the particular feature of philosophical arguments i…
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“ Maqāla fī baʿth nubuwwa Muḥammad min al-Tawrāt wa-l-falsafa”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 24 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24150>