Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Unknown author
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Oracula Leonis

Date of Birth: Unknown; 12th or possibly 11th century

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: Unknown; probably 12th century

Place of Death: Unknown; probably Constantinople


Nothing is known about the anonymous redactor of 16 oracles (from the 12th or possibly 11th century) on future Byzantine emperors. He uses older texts, known already in the 9th century. It is very probable, but of course not certain, that he…

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Brandes, Wolfram, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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