Nicholas Cusanus Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Bett, Henry. Nicholas of Cusa. London: Methuen, 1932, 210 p.

Part I includes a substantial biography detailing Cusanus's church career; Part II focuses on his writings.


Beck, Lewis White. “Nicholas of Cusa.” In Early German Philosophy: Kant and His Predecessors, pp. 57-71. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1969.

Places Cusanus between Medieval mysticism and post-Reformation humanism in German thought, and reviews the major themes of his works.

Biechler, James E., and H. Lawrence Bond. Introduction to Nicholas of Cusa on Interreligious...

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