The Life of John of Edessa
Date of Birth: Perhaps 8th c.
Place of Birth: Perhaps Edessa
Date of Death: Perhaps 9th c.
Place of Death: Perhaps Edessa
The anonymous author of the Life of John of Edessa seems to have been active in about 900, perhaps in Edessa. Beyond this, nothing else about him is known.
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J. Lamoreaux and H. Khairallah, ‘The Arabic version of the Life of John of Ede…