WorldCat Identities

Gildas 516?-570?

Overview
Works: 94 works in 239 publications in 6 languages and 5,043 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Commentaries  Biography  Legends  Church history  Chronology 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DA150, 942.01
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Gildas
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Gildas
On the ruin of Britain by Gildas( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ruin of Britain, and other works by Gildas( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gildas wrote his main work, the Ruin of Britain, about 540 A.D. or just before, when he was forty-three year old. It is a fierce denunciation of the rulers and churchmen of his, prefaced by a brief explanation of how these evils came to be. -- Intro
Six old English chronicles by J. A Giles( Book )

7 editions published between 1848 and 1968 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gildas De excidio Britanniæ by Gildas( Book )

15 editions published between 1838 and 1964 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the state of Great Brittain written eleven hundred yeares since by Gildas( Book )

7 editions published in 1652 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six old English chronicles : of which two are now first translated from the monkish Latin originals by J. A Giles( Book )

8 editions published between 1848 and 1891 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Gildas and Nennius by Gildas( Book )

5 editions published in 1841 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chronicle of the kings of Britain by Geoffrey( Book )

5 editions published between 1811 and 2000 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opus nouum. Gildas Britannus monachus cui sapientis cognome[n]tu[m] est inditum, de calamitate excidio, & conquestu Britanniæ, quam Angliam nunc uocant by Gildas( )

7 editions published in 1525 in Latin and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magni Aurelii Cassiodori Senatoris opera by Cassiodorus( Book )

7 editions published between 1848 and 1865 in Latin and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The healing spectrum : further Gildas communications by Ruth White( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gildas Le Sage : Vies et oeuvres by Gildas( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rerum Britannicarum, id est Angliae, Scotiae, vicinarumque insularum ac regionum; : scriptores vetustiores ac praecipui by Jérôme Commelin( Book )

3 editions published in 1587 in Latin and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De excidio Britanniae ; or, The ruin of Britain by Gildas( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Latin and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.57 (from 0.24 for On the rui ... to 0.98 for Gildae Sap ...)

Alternative Names
Gildas, 6th cent.

Гильда Премудрый, 516?-570?

Languages
English (98)

Latin (58)

French (11)

German (3)

Welsh (2)

Italian (2)

Covers
The chronicle of the kings of BritainDe excidio Britanniae ; or, The ruin of BritainGildas : new approachesTwo lives of Gildas