Philosophical Works
(Rosmini Pelican)
At present, there are seventeen volumes available in this modern English translation of Rosmini's philosophical works, all of which are presented here. We also intend to issue a full bibliography of Rosmini's works, and essays and studies dedicated to him, either written originally in English or in translations from Italian.

1. New Essay concerning The Origin of Ideas


Volume 1

[An Historical Critique]

Volume 2

[The Innate Light]

Volume 3


2. The Philosophy of Politics: (Volume Summary)

Volume 1::
 The Summary Cause for the Stability and Downfall of Human Societies
Volume 2:
 Society and Its Purpose

3. Principles of Ethics

4. The Philosophy of Right: (Volume Summary)

Volume 1:
 The Essence of Right.
Volume 2:
 Rights of the Individual
Volume 3:
 Universal Social Right
Volume 4:
 Rights in God’s Church
Volume 5:
 Rights in the Family
Volume 6:
 Rights in Civil Society

5. Conscience

6. Anthropology as an Aid to Moral Science

7. Psychology ( Volume Summary )

Volume 1:
 Essence of the Human Soul
Volume 2:
 Development of the Human Soul
Volume 3:
 Laws of Animality
Volume 4:
 Opinions about the Human Soul

Additional Titles:

Antonio Rosmini: Introduction to his "Life and Teaching" by Denis Cleary.

The work of translation continues, and further titles will be added here as they become available

Since chapters vary in length, the shorter chapters may be called up individually; where the length of a chapter may make this inconvenient, it is subdivided into its component articles. The full text is presented for sections to be DOWNLOADED FREE OF CHARGE at the reader’s convenience, but for those whose interest goes deeper and where a "perfect bound" paperback edition would be more convenient, copies may be ORDERED from

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