WorldCat Identities

Gildas 516?-570?

Overview
Works: 183 works in 484 publications in 6 languages and 6,124 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Legends  Biography  Church history  Chronologies 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Other, Attributed name, Illustrator
Classifications: DA150, 942.01
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Most widely held works by Gildas
The ruin of Britain, and other works by Gildas( Book )

15 editions published between 1978 and 2002 in English and Latin and held by 563 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 )

32 editions published between 1848 and 1981 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gildas De excidio Britanniæ by Gildas( Book )

48 editions published between 1691 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1652 and 1964 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of Gildas and Nennius by Gildas( Book )

9 editions published in 1841 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 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 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rervm Britannicarvm, Id Est Angliae, Scotiae, Vicinarvmqve Insvlarvm Ac Regionvm: Scriptores Vetvstiores Ac Praecipvi by Hieronymus Commelinus( Book )

7 editions published in 1587 in Latin and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1997 in French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magni Aurelii Cassiodori Senatoris, viri patricii, consularis, et vivariensis abbatis by Cassiodorus( Book )

3 editions published between 1848 and 1865 in Latin and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published in 1587 in Latin and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Britannicarum gentium historiae antiquae scriptores tres : Ricardus Corinensis, Gildas Badonicus, Nennius Banchorensis. by Charles Bertram( Book )

3 editions published in 1757 in Latin and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The ruin of Britain, and other works
Languages
English (139)

Latin (99)

French (16)

German (6)

Italian (3)

Welsh (2)

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Gildas De excidio BritanniæThe chronicle of the kings of BritainGildas : new approachesTwo lives of Gildas