Abū l-Fakhr Marqus ibn al-shaykh Abū l-Barakāt Mawhūb, al-maʿrūf bi-Ibn al-Qunbar; Marqus al-Ḍarīr (Mark the Blind) Date of Birth: Unknown; perhaps 1130-40 Place of Birth: Perhaps Sunbāṭ near Zifta, Gharbiyya, in the Nile Delta Date of Death: 18 February 1208 Place of Death: Dayr al-Quṣayr, south of Old Cairo
Samir, ‘Vie et œuvre’, has carefully gathered the sources for the life of Marqus ibn al-Qunbar, with the warni…
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Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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