References for Matteo Ricci

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  1. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.


  1. V Cronin, The Wise Man from the West (1955).
  2. P M D'Elia (ed.), Fonti Ricciane 3 Vols (1942-49).
  3. L J Gallagher, China in the Sixteenth Century : The Journals of Matthew Ricci, 1583-1610 (1953).
  4. J Gernet, Chine et christianisme : action et reaction (Paris, 1982).
  5. D E Mungello, Curious land : Jesuit accommodation and the origins of sinology (Stuttgart, 1985).
  6. J D Spence, The memory palace of Matteo Ricci (New York, 1984).
  7. P T Venturi (ed.), Opere storiche del P Matteo Ricci Vol 2 (1913).


  1. G H Dunne, Generation of Giants : The Story of the Jesuits in China in the Last Decades of the Ming Dynasty (1962), 371-379.
  2. J C Martzloff, De Matteo Ricci a l'histoire des mathématiques en Chine, Bull. Soc. Franco-Japon. Sci. Pures Appl. 42 (1986), 6-19.

JOC/EFR October 1997

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