Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling (1775–1854)

Bibliographical resources compiled by Dr. Christopher S. Morrissey, Trinity Western University


Grounding 1842d Mythology 1842a Paulus 1841 History 1833 Aeginetan 1817 Samothrace 1815 Ages 1815a Ages 1813 Ages 1811 Clara 1810b Statement 1806 Three 1804a/1810a Freedom 1809 Religion 1804b Art 1802-3 Bruno 1802b Rupture 1801/1802a Idealism 1800 Nature 1799a Ideas 1797a Reader


1854c/a. PMR VII: 24-37 / II: 11-24. Schelling's Philosophy of Mythology and Revelation, Three of Seven Books Translated and Reduced with General Introduction by Victor C. Hayes (Armidale, NSW: Australian Association for the Study of Religions Book Series, 1995). SW 14: 1-334 / SW 11: 253-572.

1854b. PMR VI: 9-23. SW 13: 175-530.

1854a. PMR II: 11-24. Schelling translated by Kyla Bruff, "Schelling's Late Political Philosophy: Lectures 22-24 of the Presentation of the Purely Rational Philosophy", Kabiri, Vol. 2 (2020): 93–135. SW 11: 253-572.

1850. "On the Source of the Eternal Truths", in The Owl of Minerva 22.1 (1990): 55-67, translation by Edward A. Beach. SW 11: 575-590.

1842d. PMR V: 1-8. The Grounding of the Positive Philosophy: The Berlin Lectures. SW 13: 1-174.

1842c. PMR IV: 7-29. Philosophy of Mythology: Mythology. SW 12: 133-674.

1842b. PMR III: 1-6. Philosophy of Mythology: Monotheism, trans. Hadi Fakhoury (McGill University, Dec 2020). SW 12: 1-132.

1842a. PMR I: 1-10. Historical-Critical Introduction to the Philosophy of Mythology, trans. Richey and Zisselsberger, 2007. SW 11: 1-252.

1815. The Ages of the World, trans. Jason M. Wirth (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2000).

1811. The Ages of the World (1811), trans. Joseph P. Lawrence (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2019).

1810b. Clara: Or, On Nature's Connection to the Spirit World, trans. Fiona Steinkamp (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2002).

1810a. "Stuttgart Seminars", in Thomas Pfau (ed. and trans.), Idealism and the Endgame of Theory: Three Essays by F. W. J. Schelling (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 1994), 195-243, 261-268.

1809. Philosophical Investigations Into the Essence of Human Freedom, trans. Jeff Love and Johannes Schmidt (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2006). ISBN 978-0-7914-6873.

1809. Of Human Freedom, translation with critical introduction and notes by J. Gutmann, Chicago: Open Court, 1936.

1806. Statement of the True Relationship of the Philosophy of Nature to the Revised Fichtean Doctrine (Review Essay and Main Text), trans. Dale E. Snow (State University of New York Press, 2018).

1804. "System of Philosophy in General and of the Philosophy of Nature in Particular", in Thomas Pfau (ed. and trans.), Idealism and the Endgame of Theory: Three Essays by F. W. J. Schelling (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 1994), 139-194, 255-261.

1803. On University Studies, translated E.S. Morgan, edited N. Guterman, Athens, Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1966.

1802-3. The Philosophy of Art, Minnesota: Minnesota University Press, 1989.

1802b. Bruno, or On the Natural and the Divine Principle of Things, translated with an introduction by M. Vater, Albany: State University of New York Press, 1984.

1802a. Further Presentations from the System of Philosophy, trans. 2012.

1801. Presentation of My System of Philosophy, trans. 2012.

1801b. On the True Concept of Philosophy of Nature and the Correct Way of Solving its Problems, in Berger and D. Whistler, The Schelling-Eschenmayer Controversy, 1801 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2020). ISBN 9781474434393.

1800. System of Transcendental Idealism, translated by P. Heath, introduction M. Vater, Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1978.

1799. "Introduction to the Outline of a System of the Philosophy of Nature, or, On the Concept of Speculative Physics and the Internal Organization of a System of this Science", in First Outline of a System of the Philosophy of Nature, trans. Keith R. Peterson (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2004), 193-232.

1797. "Treatise Explicatory of the Idealism in the Science of Knowledge", in Thomas Pfau (ed. and trans.), Idealism and the Endgame of Theory: Three Essays by F. W. J. Schelling (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 1994), 61-138, 244-255.

1794. "Timaeus", in Epoche 12.2 (Spring 2008): 205-248. Translated by Adam Arola, Jena Jolissaint, and Peter Warneck.


Charlotte Alderwick, Schelling's Ontology of Powers (Edinburgh: EUP, 2021).

Edward Allen Beach, The Potencies of God(s): Schelling's Philosophy of Mythology (Albany: SUNY Press, 1994).

Andrew Bowie, Schelling and Modern European Philosophy: An Introduction (Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 1993).

Jerry Day, Voegelin, Schelling, and the Philosophy of Historical Existence (Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2003). ISBN 9780826214935.

Peter Dews, Schelling's Late Philosophy in Confrontation with Hegel (OUP, 2022).

Teresa Fenichel, Schelling, Freud, and the Philosophical Foundations of Psychoanalysis: Uncanny Belonging (Routledge, 2018).

Matt Ffytche, The Foundation of the Unconscious: Schelling, Freud and the Birth of the Modern Psyche (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011).

Iain Hamilton Grant, Philosophies of Nature After Schelling (Continuum, 2006).

Wolfram Hogrebe, Predication and Genesis: Metaphysics as Fundamental Heuristic after Schelling's 'The Ages of the World' (Edinburgh: EUP, 2024).

Bruce Matthews, Schelling's Organic Form of Philosophy: Life As the Schema of Freedom (Albany: SUNY Press, 2011).

Sean J. McGrath, The Dark Ground of Spirit: Schelling and the Unconscious (Routledge, 2012).

Sean J.McGrath, The Philosophical Foundations of the Late Schelling (Edinburgh: EUP, 2022).

Judith Norman and Alistair Welchman (eds.), The New Schelling (London: Continuum, 2004).

Tyler Tritten, Beyond Presence: The Late F.W.J. Schelling's Criticism of Metaphysics (Boston: De Gruyter, 2012).

Tyler Tritten, The Contingency of Necessity: Reason and God As Matters of Fact (Edinburgh: EUP, 2017).

Nikolaj Zunic, Schelling on Truth and Person: The Meaning of Positive Philosophy (Lexington Books, 2022). ISBN 978-1666915884


SUNY Press: Schelling titles

Kabiri: The Official Journal of the North American Schelling Society []

Analecta Hermeneutica, Vol. 5 (2013), The Many Faces of F.W.J. Schelling, edited by Sean J. McGrath and G. Anthony Bruno