Linked bibliography for the SEP article "Roger Bacon" by Jeremiah Hackett

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Primary Sources

Roger Bacon’s Work

[OQHI] Opera quaedam hactenus inedita (=Opus tertium, Opus minus, Compendium studii philosophiae, Epistola de secretis operibus Artis et Naturae, et de nullitate Magiae), ed. J. S. Brewer, London, 1859; reprint 1965, Nendeln, Lichtenstein: Kraus.
[OMB] Opus maius, 3 Vols., ed. John Henry Bridges, Oxford and Edinburgh. (Vols. 1 & 2, Oxford 1897; Vol. 3 with corrections, Edinburgh, 1900; reprint, Frankfurt: Minerva, 1964).
[UFRB] F. Gasquet, “An Unpublished Fragment of Roger Bacon,” in The English Historical Review, 1894, 495–517; Epistola Fratris Rogeri Baconi, ed. and trs., P. E. Bettoni, Milan, 1964.
[GGHG] The Greek Grammar of Roger Bacon and a Fragment of His Hebrew Grammar, ed. Edmund Nolan and S. A. Hirsch, Cambridge University Press, 1902.
[OTFD] Opus tertium: Fragment, ed. Pierre Duhem, Quarrachi, 1909.
[OHI] Opera hactenus inedita (Vol. I-XVI), ed. Robert Steele, Oxford, 1909–1940.
[CSTR] Fr. Rogeri Bacon Compendium Studii Theologiae, ed. Hastings Rashdall, Aberdeen University Press, 1911.
[OTFL] Part of the Opus tertium of Roger Bacon, including a Fragment Now Printed for the First Time, ed. Arthur George Little, Aberdeen University Press, 1912; reprint, Farnborough, U.K.: Gregg Press, 1966.
[WFB] The Works of Francis Bacon, ed. J. Stebbing, R. L. Ellis, D. D. Heath, London: Longmans, 1870; reprint, Garrett Press Inc., New York, NY, 1968.
[TUIA] Thomas Aquinas, Tractatus de unitate intellectus contra Averroistas, ed. Leo W. Keeler, Rome: Gregorianum, 1946.

Modern Critical Editions

[RBMP] Rogeri Baconis Moralis Philosophia, ed. Eugenio Massa, Zurich: Thesaurus Mundi, 1953.
[DS] “An Unedited Part of Roger Bacon’s ‘Opus maius’: ‘De signis,’” ed. K. M. Fredborg, Lauge Nielsen, Jan Pinborg, Traditio 34 (1978), 75–136.
[SD] Summulae dialectices, ed. Alain de Libera, “Les Summulae dialectices de Roger Bacon,” Archives d’Histoire Doctrinale et Littéraire du Moyen Age 53 (1986): 139–289, 54 (1987): 171–278.
[CSTM] Compendium studii theologiae, ed. Thomas S. Maloney, Leiden: Brill, 1988.
[DMP]/[DSC] De multiplicatione specierum and De speculis comburentibus, ed., David C. Lindberg, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983.
Thomas S. Maloney, Compendium of the Study of Philosophy, Oxford University Press for The British Academy, 2018 [Auctores Britannici Medii Aevi, 32]
Nikolaus Egel, Edition and Translation, Roger Bacon: Opus Tertium, Hamburg: Felilx Meiner Verlag, 2019.
[TFT] Theodoric of Freiberg, Tractatus de iride et de radialibus impressionibus, eds. L. Sturlese/M.R. Pagnoni-Sturlese, in Corpus Philosophorum Teutonicorum Medii Aevi, II, 4, 1985, 95–286.
[PRSP] Perspectiva, ed. David C. Lindberg, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996.


[MOA] Stanton J. Linden, The Mirror of Alchemy, New York: Garland Press, 1992.
[TTUM] Thomas S. Maloney, Three Treatments of Universals by Roger Bacon, Binghamton, New York: MARTS, 1989.
[RBASL] Thomas S. Maloney, Roger Bacon: The Art and Science of Logic, Toronto: PIMS, 2009.
[RBOS] Thomas S. Maloney, Roger Bacon: On Signs, Toronto: PIMS, 2013.
Nilolaus Egel and Katherina Molner, Roger Bacon: Opus maius, Hamburg: Felix Meiner Verlag, 2017.
Nikolaus Egel, Roger Bacon: Kompendium fur das Studium der Philosophie, Hamburg: Felix Meiner Verlag, 2015.
Pia A. Antilic-Piper, Opus Maius (Selected Texts), Latin-German, Freiburg-Basel-Wein: Herder Verlag, 2008.
V.Sorge and F. Seller, Filosofia, scienza, theologia dall’ Opus Maius, Rome: Armando Editore, 2010.
Francesco Bottin, Ruggero Bacone: La Scienze Sperimentale-Lettere a Clement IV- I Segreti Dell’Arte E Della Natura, Milan: Rusconi, 1990.
Carlos Arthuro R. Do Nascimento et al., Rogerio Bacon, Obras Escolhides, Porto Alegre, Braganca Publista, 2006.

Richard Rufus of Cornwall

[IPA] Richard Rufus of Cornwall, In Physicam Aristotelis, Rega Wood (ed.), Oxford University Press, for The British Academy, (ABMA, XVI), 2003; See Stanford University Richard Rufus of Cornwall Website, Dir. Rega Wood

Secondary Sources

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