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Giordano Bruno

Scientist, Philosopher, Astronomer (1548 — 17-Feb-1600)


Joseph Abela. The Concept of the Infinite in the Life and Works of Giordano Bruno. Glenhuntly, Victoria, Australia: Phillitma Group. 1984. 96pp.

John Bossy. Giordano Bruno and the Embassy Affair. Yale University Press. 1991. 294pp.

William Boulting. Giordano Bruno: His Life, Thought and Martyrdom. London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner. 1914. 315pp.

Antonio Calcagno. Giordano Bruno and the Logic of Coincidence: Unity and Multiplicity in the Philosophical Thought of Giordano Bruno. Peter Lang. 1998. 233pp.

Leo Catana. The Concept of Contraction in Giordano Bruno's Philosophy. Ashgate Publishing Company. 2005. 209pp.

Hilary Gatti. Giordano Bruno and Renaissance Science. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. 1999. 257pp.

Hilary Gatti. The Renaissance Drama of Knowledge: Giordano Bruno in England. Routledge. 1989. 228pp.

Irving Louis Horowitz. The Renaissance Philosophy of Giordano Bruno. New York: Coleman-Ross. 1952. 150pp.

Karen Silvia de Leon-Jones. Giordano Bruno and the Kabbalah: Prophets, Magicians, and Rabbis. Yale University Press. 1997. 288pp.

J. Lewis McIntyre. Giordano Bruno. London: Macmillan and Co.. 1903. 365pp.

Ramon G. Mendoza. The Acentric Labyrinth: Giordano Bruno's Prelude to Contemporary Cosmology. Element Books, Ltd.. 1995. 212pp.

Paul Henri Michel. The Cosmology of Giordano Bruno. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. 1973. 306pp.

John Charles Nelson. Renaissance Theory of Love: The Context of Giordano Bruno's Eroici furori. New York & London: Columbia University Press. 1958. 280pp.

Nuccio Ordine. Giordano Bruno and the Philosophy of the Ass. Yale University Press. 1996. 288pp.

Arielle Saiber. The Literary Geometry of Giordano Bruno. Ashgate Publishing. 2005. 183pp.

Dorothea W. Singer. Giordano Bruno: His Life & Thought. New York: Henry Schuman. 1950.

Coulson Turnbull. Life and Teachings of Giordano Bruno: Philosopher, Martyr, Mystic. Philadelphia, PA: David McKay. 1913. 100pp.

Helene Vedrine. La conception de la nature chez Giordano Bruno. Paris, France: Vrin. 1967. 396pp. Language: French.

Michael White. The Pope and the Heretic: The True Story of Giordano Bruno, the Man Who Dared to Defy the Roman Inquisition. HarperCollins. 2003. 256pp.

Frances Yates. Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. 1964.


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  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.221)

  7. European Authors 1000-1900 (pp.126-27)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.143)

  9. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.78c)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.75)

  11. A Short Biographical Dictionary of Foreign Literature (p.39)

  12. Who's Who in Europe, 1450-1750 (p.43)

  13. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.73)

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