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Robert Grosseteste

Religion (c. 1175 — 9-Oct-1253)


D. A. Callus (editor). Robert Grosseteste: Scholar and Bishop: Essays in Commemoration of the Seventh Centenary of His Death. Clarendon Press. 1955. 263pp.

A. C. Crombie. Robert Grosseteste and the Origins of Experimental Science, 1100-1700. Clarendon Press. 1962. 371pp.

Lee Max Friedman. Robert Grosseteste and the Jews. Harvard University Press. 1934. 34pp.

James R. Ginther. Master of the Sacred Page: A Study of the Theology of Robert Grosseteste, ca. 1229/30-1235. Ashgate Publishing. 2004. 232pp.

Evelyn A. Mackie; Joseph Goering (editors). Editing Robert Grosseteste. University of Toronto Press. 2003. 208pp. Conference papers, University of Toronto, November 2000.

Steven P. Marrone. William of Auvergne and Robert Grosseteste: New Ideas of Truth in the Early Thirteenth Century. Princeton University Press. 1983. 318pp.

James McEvoy. The Philosophy of Robert Grosseteste. Oxford University Press. 1982. 560pp.

James McEvoy. Robert Grosseteste: Exegete and Philosopher. Variorum. 1994. 295pp.

Samuel Pegge. The Life of Robert Grosseteste, the Celebrated Bishop of Lincoln.. John Nichols. 1793. 385pp.

George G. Perry. The Life and Times of Robert Grosseteste, Bishop of Lincoln. London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1871. 304pp.

Jim Rhodes. Poetry Does Theology: Chaucer, Grosseteste, and the Pearl-Poet. University of Notre Dame Press. 2001. 324pp.

R. W. Southern. Robert Grosseteste: The Growth of an English Mind in Medieval Europe. Clarendon Press. 1986. 337pp.

Francis Seymour Stevenson. Robert Grosseteste, Bishop of Lincoln: A Contribution to the Religious, Political and Intellectual History of the Thirteenth Century. Macmillan. 1899. 348pp.

S. Harrison Thomson. The Writings of Robert Grosseteste: Bishop of Lincoln, 1235-1253. Cambridge University Press. 1940. 302pp.

Nancy Van Deusen. Theology and Music at the Early University: The Case of Robert Grosseteste and Anonymous IV. E. J. Brill. 1995. 223pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.634)

  6. A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature (p.170)

  7. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.430)

  8. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.50)

  9. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.215)

  10. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.206)

  11. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (p.228)

  12. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.231)

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