Alan of Lille Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)

De Planctu Naturae [The Complaint of Nature] (poetry) c. 1160-80

Anticlaudianus de Antirufino [The Antithesis of Claudian's Against Rufinus] (poetry) c. 1181-84

De arte praedicatoria [also known as Ars Praedicandi, The Art of Preaching] (essay) not dated

De Fide Catholica contra Haereticos [On the Catholic Faith against Heretics] (essay) not dated

De Virtutibus et de Vitiis et de Donis Spiritus Sancti [On Virtues, Vices, and the Gifts of the Holy Spirit] (essay) not dated

Elucidatio in Cantica Canticorum [Elucidation of the Song of Songs] (essay) not dated

Expositio Prosae de Angelis [An Explanation of the Prosa on the Angels] (essay) not dated

Liber in distinctionibus Dictionum theologicalium [A Work on the Various Meaning of Theological Terms] (essay) not dated

Liber Parabolarum [The Book of Parables] (essay) not dated

Liber Poenitentialis [Work on the Sacrament of Penance] (essay) not dated

Regulae Theologicae [also known as Regulae Caelestis Iuris, The Rules of Theology] not dated

Rhythmus de Incarnatione [Poem on the Incarnation] (poetry) not dated

Sermo de Sphera intelligibili [Discourse on the Intelligible Circle] (essay) not dated

Summa Quoniam hominess [Since Men] (essay) not dated

Super symbolum apostolorum [Commentary on the Apostles' Creed] (essay) not dated

Tractatus magistri Alani [The Treatise of Master Alan] (essay) not dated

Tractatus Magistri Alani De virtutibus et vitiis [The Treatise of Master Alan on Virtues and Vices] (essay) not dated