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Albertus Magnus, Saint 1193?-1280

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Works: 2,141 works in 3,853 publications in 5 languages and 29,473 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Manuscripts  Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc  Meditations  Bestiaries  Biography  Hymns  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Dubious author, Attributed name, Creator, Collector
Classifications: QL41, 615.899
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Questions concerning Aristotle's On animals by Albertus( )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This text, the Questions concerning Aristotle's On Animals [Quaestiones super de animalibus], recovered only at the beginning of the twentieth century and never before translated in its entirety, represents Conrad of Austria's report on a series of disputed questions that Albert the Great addressed in Cologne ca. 1258. The Questions, in nineteen books, mixes two distinct genres: the scholastic quaestio, with arguments pro et contra, a determination, and answers to the objections; and the straightforward question-and-response found, for example, in The Prose Salernitan Questions." "Here, even more dearly perhaps than in his slightly later and much larger paraphrastic commentary On Animals [De animalibus], Albert adduces his own views - often criticizing other medieval physicians and natural philosophers - on comparative anatomy, human physiology, sexuality, procreation, and embryology. This translation, based on the critical edition that appeared in the Cologne edition of Albert's work, helps to explain the title "patron saint of scientists" bestowed upon Albert by Pope Pius XII." "This work should find its audience among medievalists and historians of science and culture. More so than the massive On Animals, it should prove useful in the classroom as an encyclopedia or handbook of medieval life."--Jacket
On union with God by Albertus( )

8 editions published between 1911 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Causes of the Properties of the Elements : Albert the Great by Albertus( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the causes of the properties of the elements. Albertus. Trans. by Irven M. Resnick. (Mediaeval philosophical texts in translation; no. 46)Resnick (Judaic studies, U. of Tennessee-Chattanooga) has translated several works by Saint Albertus Magnus (1193?-1280), and here presents Liber de causis proprietatum elementorum, a commentary on a work in Arabic that was mistakenly attributed to Aristotle during his time. He probably wrote it, says Resnick, in Cologne, where he had been sent by his Dominican order along with his student Thomas Aquinas. (Annotation ©2010 Book News Inc. Portland, OR)
On the body of the Lord by Albertus( )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Albert the Great wrote On the Body of the Lord in the 1270s, making it his final work of sacramental theology. A companion volume to his commentary on the Mass, On the Body of the Lord is a comprehensive discussion of Eucharistic theology. The treatise is structured around six names for the Eucharist taken from the Mass: grace, gift, food, communion, sacrifice, and sacrament. It emerges from the liturgy and is intended to draw the reader back to worship. The overall movement of the treatise follows the order of God's wisdom. Albert begins by discussing the Eucharist as a gift flowing from the goodness of the Trinity. He touches on its relation to redemption and the Church, including a rigorous Aristotelian analysis of Eucharistic change and presence before ending with a discussion of Mass rubrics. The most significant theological emphasis is on the Eucharist as food given to feed the people of God."--
The Speculum astronomiae and its enigma : astrology, theology, and science in Albertus Magnus and his contemporaries by Paola Zambelli( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The attribution of the Speculum Astronomiae to Albertus Magnus became a controversial issue only recently, when the great neo-Thomist historian Pierre Mandonnet suggested-- without any antecedents--that the author was Roger Bacon rather than Albert. Mandonnet's theses were refuted by Lynn Thorndike and have since then been the subject of widespread discussion. The present historiographical case-study considers this debate in the light of an analysis of texts by Albert himself, as well as other important authors, such as Bacon, Bonaventura, Thomas Aquinas, Witelo, Campanus of Novara, and others, which shows how widespread the general concept of the influence of the stars and other astrological ideas to be found in the Speculum were. Most of the scientific ideas of the Middle Ages were based on principles derived from the notion of celestial influence and its consequences. The Speculum drew the fundamental outlines of this discipline into a theoretical and bibliographical introduction--no small achievement--and was consequently greeted with great interest and used as a standard reference book for many centuries. Set against the background of discussions taking place in the 1260s, within the Dominican Order as well as in the Faculties of Arts, Zambelli removes all doubt that the Speculum was written by Albert, possibly with some collaboration."--Jacket
Man and the beasts (De animalibus, books 22-26) by Albertus( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albertus Magnus, de secretis mulierum. Item de virtutibus herbarum, lapidum, et animalium by Albertus( )

20 editions published between 1643 and 1669 in Latin and English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On animals : a medieval summa zoologica by Albertus( Book )

8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"English translation and annotation of Albertus Magnus's mid-thirteenth-century study of animals, De animalibus"--
Libellus de alchimia, ascribed to Albertus Magnus by Albertus( Book )

9 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Secreta mulierum et virorum] by Albertus( )

39 editions published between 1478 and 1725 in 4 languages and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text is about diseases specific to women. There are references to popular beliefs, astrology and superstition concerning treatments, etc
Das Anhangen an Gott : ein Unterricht des Albertus Magnus, gewesenen Bischoffs zu Regensburg by Gerhard Tersteegen( )

7 editions published in 1764 in German and English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questiones Alberti de modis significandi by Albertus( )

8 editions published between 1496 and 1977 in Latin and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of secrets of Albertus Magnus of the virtues of herbs, stones and certain beasts, also A book of the marvels of the world by Albert( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first booke of the vertues of certayne herbes( )

3 editions published in 1565 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explicit liber modo[rum] sig[nifica]ndi Alberti : i[m]p[re]s[us] ap[u]d villam sancti Albani a⁰ m⁰ cccc⁰ lxxx⁰ by Thomas( )

8 editions published in 1480 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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On animals : a medieval summa zoologica
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On animals : a medieval summa zoologicaThe book of secrets of Albertus Magnus of the virtues of herbs, stones and certain beasts, also A book of the marvels of the worldHow Albert the Great's Speculum astronomiae was interpreted and used by four centuries of readers : a study in late medieval medicine, astronomy, and astrologyThe tropics of empire : why Columbus sailed south to the IndiesAlbert the Great, saint and doctor of the Church
Alternative Names
Albartus Magnus de Laugingen, 1193/1206-1280

Albert 1193?-1280 helgon

Albert 1206-1280 der Grosse, Santo

Albert 1206-1280 Magne, sant

Albert 1208-1280 the Great, Santo

Albert ca. 1200-1280 der Grosse, sant

Albert ca. 1200-1280 el Gran, sant

Albert ca. 1200-1280 le Grand, sant

Albert ca. 1200-1280 the Great, sant

Albert ca. 1200-1280 Wielki, sant

Albert de colonia, 1193?-1280

Albert de Lauingen, 1193?-1280

Albert, der Deutsche, 1193/1206-1280

Albert der Große

Albert, der Grosse, 1193/1206-1280

Albert der Grosse 1193?-1280 helgon

Albert der Grosse saint

Albert der Grosse, Saint, 1193?-1280

Albert der Grosse saint 1200?-1280

Albert, der Grosse, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Albert, der Grosse, Santo 1206-1280

Albert el Gran

Albert, el Gran, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Albert, le Grand, 1193/1206-1280

Albert le Grand 1193?-1280 helgon

Albert le Grand dominicain, savant, philosophe et théologien germanique

Albert Le Grand Sankt 1193?-1280

Albert, le Grand, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Albert Magne saint

Albert Magne saint 1200?-1280

Albert Magne, sant

Albert, Magne, sant, 1206-1280

Albert petit

Albert, Petit 1206-1280

Albert Suur

Albert Suuri

Albert, the Great, 1193/1206-1280

Albert the Great 1193?-1280 helgon

Albert the Great saint

Albert the Great saint 1200?-1280

Albert, the Great, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Albert, the Great, Santo 1208-1280

Albert Veliki

Albert Veliký

Albert Veľký

Albert Veľký, sv., 1193/1207-1280

Albert von Bollstädt, 1193/1207-1280

Albert Wielki niemiecki duchowny, dominikanin, teolog i filozof, święty katolicki

Albert, Wielki, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Albertas Didysis

Alberte o Magno

Alberti Ecardus

Alberti i Madh

Alberto 1206-1280 el Grande, Santo

Alberto ca. 1200-1280 el Grande, sant

Alberto ca. 1200-1280 Magno, sant

Alberto el Grande, 1193?-1280

Alberto, el Grande, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Alberto, el Grande, Santo 1206-1280

Alberto Handia

Alberto la Granda

Alberto Magno 1206-1280 Santo, Obispo de Ratisbona

Alberto Magno sacerdote, obispo y Doctor de la Iglesia, teólogo, geógrafo, filósofo

Alberto Magno saint

Alberto Magno saint 1200?-1280

Alberto, Magno, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Alberto Magno Santo

Alberto Magno, Santo, Obispo de Ratisbona 1206-1280

Alberto Magno vescovo cattolico, religioso e santo tedesco

Alberto Mkuu

Alberto, Pequeño 1206-1280

Alberto santo

Alberts Lielais vācu filozofs un teologs, dominikāņu mūks

Albertu Magnu

Albertus 1193?-1280 Magnus, Saint

Albertus Alemannus 1193?-1280 helgon

Albertus ca. 1200-1280 Magnus, sant

Albertus, Coloniensis, 1193/1206-1280

Albertus Coloniensis 1193?-1280 helgon

Albertus de Bollstadt 1193?-1280 helgon

Albertus de Colonia 1193?-1280 helgon

Albertus, Eccardus

Albertus Grotus 1193?-1280 helgon

Albertus Magnus, 1193/1207-1280

Albertus Magnus, 1193?-1280

Albertus Magnus 1206-1280 Santo

Albertus Magnus Bispo de Ratisbona

Albertus Magnus de Colonia, 1193/1206-1280

Albertus Magnus deutscher Gelehrter und Bischof

Albertus Magnus Dominican friar

Albertus Magnus Duits scheikundige (1206-1280)

Albertus Magnus német teológus, filozófus, polihisztor, egyháztanító

Albertus Magnus saint

Albertus Magnus, Saint, 1193?-1280

Albertus Magnus saint 1200?-1280

Albertus, Magnus, sant, ca. 1200-1280

Albertus Magnus santo

Albertus Magnus, Santo 1206-1280

Albertus Magnus tysk præst og kemiker

Albertus Magnus tysk präst och kemist

Albertus Magnus tysk prest og kjemikar

Albertus Magnus tysk prest og kjemiker

Albertus Parvus, Lucius 1206-1280

Albertus Teutonicus 1193?-1280 helgon

Albertus, Teutonicus Magnus, 1193/1206-1280

Alberzh Veur

Alpertos Eraneli, 1193/1206-1280

Alpertos Mets, 1193/1206-1280

Grosse, Albrecht.

Le Grand, Albert 1193?-1280

Magister Albert, 1193?-1280

Magno, Alberto, 1193?-1280

Magnus, Albert

Magnus, Albertus.

Magnus, Albertus, Saint, 1193?-1280

Magnus Albertus, Svētais, 1193?-1280

Maubert, 1193?-1280

Mec Alpert, 1193/1206-1280

Parvus, Lucius Albertus

Parvus, Lucius Albertus 1206-1280

Pequeño Alberto 1206-1280

Petit Albert 1206-1280

Pseudo-Albertus Magnus

San Alberto Magno, Santo, 1193?-1280

Sveti Albert Veliki

Αλβέρτος ο Μέγας

Алберт Велики

Альберт Великий

Альберт Вялікі

Улуу Альберт

Ալբերտ Մեծ

אלברטוס מגנוס

آلبرتوس ماگنوس شیمی‌دان و کشیش آلمانی

البرٹس میگنس

ألبيرتوس ماغنوس

अल्बर्ट माग्नुस

பெரிய ஆல்பர்ட்

ಅಲ್ಬರ್ಟ್ಸ್ ಮ್ಯಾಗ್ನಸ್

വലിയ അൽബർത്തോസ്

อัลแบร์ตุส มาญุส

알베르투스 마그누스

アルベルトゥス・マグヌス

艾爾伯圖斯·麥格努斯

Languages
English (160)

Latin (85)

German (33)

French (3)

Italian (3)