Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Unknown author
(103 words)

The Martyrdom of Anthony (Rawḥ al-Qurashī)

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: After 25 December 799

Place of Death: Unknown


Nothing is known of this author beyond what can be deduced from the text of the Martyrdom he composed. He was an Arabic-speaking Melkite Christian, possibly a monk.

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Vila, David H., “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 26 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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