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Ahmad Faris

(1805—1887) author and translator


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Originally a scribe, he became an enthusiastic exponent of the print revolution in the Muslim world after working on printed editions in Malta, England, and France. After 1860 he edited the newspaper Al-Jawā’ib in Istanbul and published literary texts.

From The Oxford Companion to the Book in Oxford Reference.

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