652 Cf. p. 89, above.
653 Cf. also 1:340 f., above.
653a The first part of the sentence refers to a sales tax, the second to a levy on imported merchandise.
654 This refers to the reign of the Haflid Abu Bakr, down to the time of the restoration of Hafsid power under Abul-'Abbas, Cf. 'Ibar, VI, 387; de Slane (tr.), III, 91. Cf. also pp. 116 and 304, below.
655 Qur'an 42.19 (18).