Sanctity is not a work done, it is a life lived.

Ronald Knox 









































Ronald Knox by Simon Elwes, Old Palace, Oxford



The most recent, and most complete, bibliography of Knox's written works is available in PDF thanks to the hard work of Mr. James Chappel.


A CHRONOLOGICAL LIST OF THE WORKS OF RONALD KNOX

  • Signa Severa, 1906
  • Juxta Salices, 1910
  • Remigium Alarum, 1910, Blackwell
  • A Still More Sporting Adventure!, 1911 (with Charles Fletcher)
  • Studies in the Literature of Sherlock Holmes, 1912
  • Some Loose Stones, 1913, Longmans & Co
  • Naboth's Vineyard in Pawn, 1913, Society of SS.Peter and Paul
  • Absolute and Abitofhell, 1913, Society of SS.Peter and Paul
  • Oxford Poetry 1910-1913, 1913, Blackwell
  • The Church in Bondage, 1914, Society of SS.Peter and Paul
  • Reunion all Round, 1914, Society of SS.Peter and Paul
  • An Hour at the Front, 1914 (abridged ed, 1916: Ten Minutes at the Front)
  • Authority in the Church, 1914
  • Bread or Stone, 1915, Society of SS.Peter and Paul
  • An Apologia, 1917
  • A Spiritual Aeneid, 1918, Longmans & Co
  • The Essentials of Spiritual Unity, 1918, Catholic Truth Society
  • Meditations on the Psalms, 1919
  • Patrick Shaw-Stewart, 1920
  • The Beginning and the End of Man, 1921, Catholic Truth Society
  • Q.Horati Carminum Liber Quintus, 1920 (with others)
  • Memories of the Future, 1923, Methuen & Co
  • Sanctions: A Frivolity, 1924, Methuen & Co
  • A Book of Acrostics, 1924
  • Londinium Defensum, 1925
  • Thesauropolemopompus, 1925
  • Other Eyes than Ours, 1926, Methuen & Co
  • An Open-Air Pulpit, 1926, Constable & Co
  • The Belief of Catholics, 1927, Ernest Benn
  • Theology of Martyrdom, 1928
  • Miracles, 1928
  • Essays in Satire, 1928, Sheed & Ward
  • Anglican Cobwebs, 1928, Sheed & Ward
  • The Rich Young Man, 1928, Sheed & Ward
  • The Mystery of the Kingdom, 1928, Sheed & Ward
  • The Church on Earth, 1929, Burns & Oates
  • On Getting There, 1929, Methuen & Co
  • Caliban in Grub Street, 1930, Sheed & Ward
  • Broadcast Minds, 1932, Sheed and Ward
  • Difficulties, 1932, Eyre & Spottiswoode
  • Heaven and Charing Cross, 1935, Burns & Oates
  • Barchester Pilgrimage, 1935, Sheed & Ward
  • Let Dons Delight, 1939, Sheed & Ward
  • Captive Flames, 1940, Burns & Oates
  • Nazi and Nazarene, 1940
  • Pastoral and Occasional Sermons, 1940, Burns & Oates
  • In Soft Garments, 1942, Burns & Oates
  • I Believe, 1944, Tablet
  • God and the Atom, 1945, Sheed & Ward
  • A Retreat For Priests, 1946, Sheed & Ward
  • Epistles and Gospels for Sundays and Holydays, 1946, Sheed & Ward
  • The Mass in Slow Motion, 1948, Sheed & Ward
  • The Creed in Slow Motion, 1949, Sheed & Ward
  • On Englishing the Bible, 1949, Burns & Oates
  • The Gospel in Slow Motion, 1950, Sheed & Ward
  • St.Paul's Gospel, 1950, Catholic Truth Society
  • Enthusiasm, 1950, Clarendon Press
  • Stimuli, 1951, Sheed & Ward
  • The Hidden Stream, 1953, Sheed & Ward
  • Off the Record, 1953, Sheed & Ward
  • A Retreat For Lay People, 1955, Sheed & Ward
  • A Commentary on the New Testament, 1953, Burns,Oates & Washbourne
  • The Window in the Wall, 1956 Burns,Oates & Washbourne
  • Bridegroom and Bride, 1957, Sheed & Ward
  • On English Translation, 1957
  • Literary Distractions, 1958, Sheed & Ward
  • The Priestly Life, 1959, Sheed & Ward
  • Lightning Meditations, 1959, Sheed & Ward
  • In Three Tongues, 1959, Chapman & Hall
  • Proving God, 1959
  • The Layman and His Conscience, 1961, Sheed & Ward
  • Retreat in Slow Motion, 1961, Sheed & Ward
  • University Sermons, 1963, Palm Publishers


TRANSLATIONS

  • The Miracles of King Henry VI, 1923, editor & translator
  • Aeneid, Books VII - IX, 1924, editor & translator
  • The Westminster Hymnal, 1936
  • Summi Pontificatus Encyclical Letter of Pope Pius XII, 1939
  • The Holy Bible, 1944, 1948, 1950, Sheed & Ward
  • Holy Week, 1951, Sheed & Ward
  • Autobiograhpy of a Saint; Therese of Lisieux, 1958, Harvill Press
  • The Imitation of Christ, 1959, Burns & Oates, begun by Msgr.Knox and finished by Michael Oakley after Knox's death



DETECTIVE STORIES

  • Viaduct Murder, 1925, Methuen & Co
  • The Three Taps, 1927, Methuen & Co
  • The Footsteps at the Lock, 1928, Methuen & Co
  • The Body in the Silo, 1933, Hodder & Stoughton
  • Still Dead, 1934, Hodder & Stoughton
  • Double Cross Purposes, 1937, Hodder & Stoughton

WITH THE DETECTION CLUB  each chapter is written by a different author

  • Behind the Screen, 1930
  • The Scoop, 1930
  • The Floating Admiral, 1931
  • Six Against the Yard, 1938

SHORT STORIES

  • Solved by Inspection, Oxford Book of Detective Stories
  • The Adventure of the First-Class Carriage, Murder on the Railways, 1996, Orion

EDITOR

  • The Best Detective Stories of 1928, 1929, Horace Liveright
  • The Best Detective Stories of 1929, 1930, Horace Liveright


WITH RONALD COX, C.M.,S.T.L.,S.S.L.  Ronald Knox translations of Scripture arranged in continuous narrative and paired with commentary by Father Ronald Cox

  • It Is Paul Who Writes, 1956, Sheed & Ward
  • Waiting For Christ, 1960, Sheed & Ward
  • The Gospel Story


BIOGRAPHIES AND MORE

  • The Life of The Right Reverend Ronald Knox, Evelyn Waugh, 1959, Chapman & Hall
  • Memories of Ronnie, Vernon Cecil Johnson, Catholic Records Press
  • Ink in His Blood, Br.Edward Overstreet, C.S.C., 1960, Dujarie Press
  • English Spiritual Writers, from Aelfric of Eynsham to Ronald Knox, ed. Charles Davis, 1961, Sheed & Ward
  • Ronald Knox, the Priest,Thomas Corbishley, 1964, Sheed & Ward
  • Ronald Knox, the Writer, Robert Speaight, 1966, Sheed & Ward
  • Sins For Father Knox, Josef Skvorecky, 1973 Norton & Co.
  • The Knox Brothers, Penelope Fitzgerald, 1977, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan
  • The Detective Stories of Ronald A.Knox, William Reynolds, 1981, The Armchair Detective
  • Catholic Lifetime Reading Plan, John Hardon, S.J, 1989  Grotto Press
  • The Quotable Knox, 1996, Ignatius Press
  • Literary Converts Joseph Pearce, 2000, Ignatius Press
  • Controversies, Karl Keating, 2001 Ignatius Press
  • Classic Catholic Converts, Charles P. Connor, 2001, Ignatius Press
  • The Moral Imagination, Gertrude Himmelfarb, 2006, Ivan R. Dee
  • Ronald Knox As Apologist, Milton Walsh, 2007, Ignatius Press
  • Second Friends, Milton Walsh, 2008, Ignatius Press
  • The Wine of Certitude; A Literary Biography of Ronald Knox, David Rooney, 2009, Ignatius Press
  • Ronald Knox and English Catholicism, Terry Tastard, 2009, Gracewing
  • Ronald Knox and Sherlock Holmes, Michael Crowe, 2011, Wessex Press