The Maronite Chronicle
Date: 2nd half of 7th c., after 665
Original Language: Syriac
This incomplete brief chronicle consists of 14 folios in its present state of conservation, and covers events from Alexander the Great to 665/66. The period from the end of the 4th century to the conflict between ʿAlī and Muʿāwiya is missing.
The work has been ascribed to Qays al-Mārūnī (Lammens) and Theophilus of Edessa (Breydy). In the case of Qays, …