Writings for and against Copernicus

Allegory of Divine Wisdom (1629–1633)

Andrea Sacchi [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

During the first half of the seventeenth century, the world systems and questions about the nature of the world and the Sun were not only a topic of theology but also of art and literature. Thus the new astronomical insights were often represented as new themes of allegories

YearTitle
1600Gilbert, William. De magnete, London
1604Kepler, Johannes. Astronomiae pars optica, Frankfurt
1609Kepler, Johannes. Astronomia nova, Prag
1613Galilei, Galileo. Lettere solari, Rom (E-Book, login necessary)
1614Galilei, Galileo. Lettera a Benedetto Castelli, Florenz
1615 - Foscarini, Paolo Antonio. Lettera ... sopra l'opinione dei Pittagorici e del Copernico
  (login necessary). Neapel
- Galilei, Galileo. Lettera a Piero Dini, Florenz
- Galilei, Galileo. Lettera a Madama Cristina di Lorena, Florenz
1616Galilei, Galileo. Discorso del flusso e reflusso del mare, Rom
1618Kepler, Johannes. Epitome astronomiae Copernicanae (external link) [lib. I-III], Linz
1620Kepler, Johannes. Epitome astronomiae Copernicanae [lib. IV], Linz
1621Kepler, Johannes. Epitome astronomiae Copernicanae (external link) [lib. V-VIII], Linz
1624Galilei, Galileo. Lettera a Francesco Ingoli, in Opere (external link), Bologna
1630Lansberg, Joha, Philip. Commentationes in motum terrae diurnum et annuum (external link), Middleburg
1632Galilei, Galileo. Dialogo (external link), Florenz
YearTitle
1602Brahe, Tycho. Epistolarum Astronomicarum (external link), Uranienburg
1607Clavius, Christoph. In sphaeram Ioannis de Sacro Bosco commentarius (external link). Nunc quinto..., Rom
1614Scheiner, Christoph. Disquisitiones mathematicae (external link), Ingolstadt
1616Ingoli, Francesco. De situ et quiete terrae disputatio, Rom
1618Ingoli, Francesco. Replicationes De situ et motu Terrae contra Copernicum ad Ioannis Kepleri Caesari mathemathici...
1628Chiaramonti, Scipione. De tribus novis stellis (login necessary), Cesena
1630Scheiner, Christoph. Rosa Ursina sive Sol (external link), Bracciano
1631 Morin, Jean-Baptiste. Famosi et antiqui problemi de telluris motu vel quiete, Paris
Froidmond, Libert. Ant-Aristarchus, Antwerpen
1644Polacco, Giorgio. Anticopernicvs catholicvs, sev de terrae statione, e de solis motv, contra systema copernicanum, catholicae assertiones (external link). Venetiis: apud Guerilios