chapter  IV
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The Early Writings

September by I:Iamdi al-Sakkilt and Marsden Jones, A 'lam al-adb almu'tiJir fi Mig I, Taka lfusain, 2nd edn. (Cairo-Beirut 1982), p. 134. Having examined the 1911 volume of al-Bayan in the Egyptian National Library, I could not establish a more accurate dating.