Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Unknown author
(84 words)

The Edessene Apocalypse

Date of Birth: Unknown; probably mid-7th c.

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown; late 7th to early 8th c.

Place of Death: Unknown


There are no biographical data available about the author of this anonymous fragmentary work. It appears from the text itself that he was a monk residing in a monastery in the Edessa area.

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Greisiger, Lutz, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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