St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)

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List of Works
[On the Principles of Nature]   [Summa Contra Gentiles]   [Summa Theologica]  

On the Principles of Nature (1252-1256)
  • HTML (Single page, 38KB) at (Translated by Prof. Gerard Campbell)

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  • Paperback edition of Aquinas on Matter and Form and The Elements : A Translation and Interpretation of the De Principiis Naturae and the De Mixtione Elementorum, translated by Joseph Bobick (Univ of Notre Dame Pr, 1998).
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Summa Contra Gentiles (1261-1264)
  • HTML (300+ pages, indexed, some abridgement) at the Jacques Maritain Center (Translated by Joseph Rickaby)

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  • Paperback edition in four volumes (Univ of Notre Dame Pr, 1997):
    Vol. 1: God, translated by Anton C. Pegis
    Vol. 2: Creation, translated by James F. Anderson
    Vol. 3: Providence, Part 1, translated by Vernon J. Bourke
    Vol. 4: Salvation, translated by Charles J. O'Neil
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Summa Theologica (1265-1273) [GBWW,GI,HTR]
  • HTML (multi-page, indexed) at Christian Classics Ethereal Library (Translated by the Fathers of the English Dominican Province)
  • HTML (31 pages, indexed) at New Advent Catholic Supersite (Translated by the Fathers of the English Dominican Province)

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  • Hardcover edition, translated by Fathers of the English Dominican Province (Thomas More Publishing, 1981, 3057 pg, 5 vol).
  • Hardcover edition of Summa Theologiae: A Concise Translation (Thomas More Publishing, 1997, 652 pg).
  • Paperback edition of Aquinas's Shorter Summa : Saint Thomas's Own Concise Version of his Summa Theologica (Sophia Inst Pr, 2001, 432 pg).
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