ICS Select Bibliography: Gnosticism

Denzey Lewis, Nicola. Introduction to "Gnosticism": Ancient Voices, Christian Worlds. Oxford-New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

Layton, Bentley. The Gnostic Scriptures. Norwich: SCM Press, 1987.

Filoramo, Giovanni. A History of Gnosticism. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1990.

Harris, J. Glyndwr. Gnosticism: Beliefs and Practices. Brighton, UK: Sussex Academic, 1999.

King, Karen L. What is Gnosticism? Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2003.

Logan, A. H. B. The Gnostics: Identifying an Early Christian Cult. London and New York: T&T Clark, 2006.

Markschies, Christoph. Gnosis: An Introduction, trans. John Bowden. London: T & T Clark, 2000.

Meyer, Marvin. The Gnostic Discoveries: The Impact of the Nag Hammadi Library. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 2005.

Pagels, Elaine. The Gnostic Gospels. New York: Vintage Books, 1979.

Pearson, Birger. Ancient Gnosticism: Traditions and Literature. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 2007.

Roukema, Riemer. Gnosis and Faith in Early Christianity: An Introduction to Gnosticism, trans. John Bowden. Harrisburg, PA: Trinity Press International, 1999.

Robinson, James. The Nag Hammadi Library in English. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1978.

Rudolph, Kurt. Gnosis: The Nature & Structure of Gnosticism. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1987.

Simonetti, Manlio. Testi gnostici in lingua greca e latina. Milan: Fondazione Lorenzo Valla, 1993.

Smith II, Carl B. No Longer Jews: The Search for Gnostic Origins.  Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2004. 

Tuckett, Christopher N. Nag Hammadi and the Gospel Tradition: Synoptic Tradition in the Nag Hammadi Library. London: T & T Clark, 1986.

Williams, Michael. Rethinking Gnosticism: An Argument for Dismantling a Dubious Category. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996.