Sunday, November 7, 2010

Some Book Suggestions for OLSWA

There are a million titles I could suggest, and I have made a few suggestion on the School's library page, but here are a few more, plus OLSWA's mailing address. I am trying to make things as easy for you as possible to help us.

Our address is:

Librarian
c/o Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Academy
18 Karol Wojtyla Sq.,
Box 249,
Barry's Bay, ON,
K0J 1B0

Here are some of my suggestions (they are all available from Amazon):


The Early History of the Ancient Near East, 9000-2000 B.C. by Hans J. Nissen and Elizabeth Lutzeier.

The Works of Philo by Philo of Alexandria, Charles Duke Yonge, and David M. Scholer

How Philosophy Became Socratic: A Study of Plato's "Protagoras," "Charmides," and "Republic" by Laurence Lampert

Plato and the Question of Beauty by Drew A. Hyland

Listening to the Cicadas: A Study of Plato's Phaedrus by G. R. F. Ferrari (Paperback - Nov 30, 1990)

Studies in Plato and the Platonic Tradition: Essays Presented to John Whittaker by Mark Joyal

Chorology: On Beginning in Plato's Timaeus by John Sallis

The Beginnings of Western Science: The European Scientific Tradition in Philosophical, Religious, and Institutional Context, Prehistory to A.D. 1450 by David C. Lindberg

Early Greek Science: Thales to Aristotle by G. E. R. Lloyd

Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature by C. S. Lewis

The Book of Memory: A Study of Memory in Medieval Culture by Mary J. Carruthers

The History of Vatican II, Vol. 1-5 by Giuseppe Alberigo and Joseph A. Komonchak

Nicaea and Its Legacy: An Approach to Fourth-Century Trinitarian Theology by Lewis Ayres

Christology After Chalcedon by Iain R. Torrance

Medieval Jewish Civilization: An Encyclopedia by Norman Roth

Handbook of Patristic Exegesis by Charles Kannengiesser

Origen: Contra Celsum by Origen and Henry Chadwick

Any volume of the Catholic University of America Fathers of the Church Series

Thomas Aquinas on the Passions: A Study of Summa Theologiae, 1a2ae 22-48 by Robert Miner

The Doctrine of the Analogy of Being According to Thomas Aquinas by Bernard Montagnes, etc.

Thomism and Aristotelianism: A Study of the Commentary by Thomas Aquinas on the Nicomachean Ethics by Harry V. Jaffa

An Exposition of the 'On the Hebdomads' of Boethius by Aquinas, Saint Thomas, Janice L. Schultz, and Edward A. Synan

Friends of God: Virtues and Gifts in Aquinas by Paul J. Wadell


Any of the above would be wonderful additions to our library. I could suggest a million more! Please think about how important this is!!!

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