Authors of the History of Philosophy

The Major Works

Edited with an introduction by Brian Davies and G. R. Evans. List of contents:


  • Letter to Archbishop Lanfranc
  • Monologion
  • Proslogion
  • Pro Insipiente (On behalf of the Fool) by Gaunilo of Marmoutiers
  • Reply to Gaunilo
  • De Grammatico (Dialogue on Literacy and the Literate)
  • On Truth
  • On Free Will
  • On the Fall of the Devil
  • On the Incarnation of the Word
  • Why God Became Man
  • On the Virgin Conception and Original Sin
  • On the Procession of the Holy Spirit
  • De Concordia (The Compatibility of God’s Foreknowledge, Predestination and Grace with Human Freedom)
  • Philosophical Fragments