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Goold, James Alipius (1812-1886): Select Bibliography

compiled by Kerrie Burn, last updated 20 February 2019

The following sources include biographical information related to James Alipius Goold. A permalink to the Mannix Library catalogue record and location information for the library’s print holdings is provided.

Books and Book Chapters

Arneil, Stanley Foch. Out where the dead men lie: the Augustinians in Australia 1838-1992. Manly Vale, N.S.W.: Augustinian Historical Commission, 1992.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 271.1 A748 OWTD 1992

Boland, T. P. St Patrick’s Cathedral: a life. Melbourne: Polding Press, 1997.
Mannix Library Folio Collection 726.6 A93815 XB687 SPCA

Bourke, D. F. The history of the Catholic Church in Victoria. Melbourne: [Catholic Education Office], 1988.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 BOU

Bygott, Ursula M. L. With pen and tongue: the Jesuits in Australia, 1865-1939. Carlton, Vic.: Melbourne University Press, 1980.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.4 BYG

Carmody, Shane. “The Baroque Bishop: Piranesi in the collection of J. A. Goold.” In The Piranesi Effect, 220-236. Edited by Kerrianne Stone and Gerard Vaughan. Sydney: NewSouth Publishing, 2015.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 769.92 P667 XS878 TPEF 2015

Reprinted in Stitz, Charles ed. Australian Book Collectors: Some Noted Australian Book Collectors and Collections of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Vol. 4. Bendigo, Vic.: Bread Street Press; Melbourne: Book of Kells, 2010-2016.

Carmody, Shane, Kerrie Burn. Nick Gellatly and Huw Sandaver. "Divining a purpose: the Logic of Bishop Good's Library." In A Baroque Bishop in Colonial Australia: James Goold (1812-1886), edited by Jaynie Anderson, Shane Carmody, and Max Vodola. Melbourne: Miegunyah Press, forthcoming.

Condon, Brian and Ian Waters, eds. The diary of James Alipius Goold: first Catholic bishop and archbishop of Melbourne, 1848-1886, prepared for the Melbourne Diocesan Historical Commission of the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne, 1997.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.44 G6591 TDOJ

Electronic edition

Dowd, Christopher Paul. Rome in Australia: the papacy and conflict in the Australian Catholic missions, 1834-1884. Leiden ; Boston: Brill, 2008.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.4 DOW

eBook edition

Ebsworth, Walter. Pioneer Catholic Victoria. Melbourne: Polding Press, 1973.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 EBS

Finn, Edmund. The chronicles of early Melbourne, 1835 to 1852: historical, anecdotal and personal / by "Garryowen". Melbourne: Fergusson and Mitchell, 1888.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 994.5102 F5141 TCOE 1888

Grigsby, J. R. J. “Goold, James Alipius (1812–1886).” In Australian dictionary of biography, Vol. 4, 1851-90, 265-7. General editor Douglas Pike. Carlton, Vic.: Melbourne University Press, 1972.
Mannix Library Reference Collection 944 AUS

R. J. Grigsby, At what price victory? The growth and administration of the Catholic Church in Melbourne 1848 – 1886 (Episcopate of Most Rev. James Alipius Goold DD.) Thesis The University of Melbourne, 1962.

Mannix Library Special Collections Room

Heaton, J. H. “Goold, Most Rev. James Alipius.” In Australian dictionary of dates and men of the time : containing the history of Australasia from 1542 to May, 1879. 79-80. Sydney: George Robertson, 1879.
Mannix Library Stacks Collection 944 H4422 ADOD
Also available as an eBook

Hogan, James F. “A biographical sketch of the late Most Rev. James Alipius Goold. D.D., O.S.A., First Archbishop of Melbourne, with an account of his obsequies at St Patrick’s Cathedral.” In Fathers, martyrs and Queen of the Holy Rosary / by the abbé M. Orsini, Henry Formby and John Gilmary Shea ; with an introduction by James Gibbons. pp.xix-xxx. Melbourne: Samuel McCardel, [188-]
Mannix Library Stacks Collection 232.93 O76 FMAQ 1800

Holden, Colin, "Archbishop Goold's First Paris Edition of Piranesi's Works." in The Piranesi Effect, edited by Kerrianne Stone and Gerard Vaughan, 213-19. Sydney: NewSouth Publishing, 2014.

Mannix Library Special Collections Room 769.92 P667 XS878 TPEF 2015

Holden, Colin, Piranesi's Grandest Tour: From Europe to Australia. Sydney, NSW: NewSouth Publishing, 2014.

Mannix Library Special Collections Room 709.4563 p667 XH726 PGTF

Hunt, Thomas A. OSA, "The Irish Augustinians in Australia, 1838-1992." In The Irish Augustinians in Rome, 1656-1994 and Irish Missions Throughout the World, edited by Francis Xavier Martin and Clare O'Reilley (eds), 141-53. St Patrick's College, Rome, 1994.

Mannix Library Special Collections Room 271.1 A9237 XM379 TIAI 1994

Kenny, Dean. A History of the commencement and progress of Catholicity in Australia up to the year 1840. Sydney: F. Cunninghame & Co., 1886.
Mannix Library Catholic Heritage Collection XVIII a 279.4 K367 AHOT 1886
Mannix Library Stacks Collection 279.4 K367 AHOT 1886

Mackle, Francis. The footprints of our catholic pioneers: the beginnings of the Church in Victoria, 1839-1959. Melbourne: Advocate Press, [1924].
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 M1589 TFOO

Martin, F. X. “ ‘A great battle’ – Bishop James A. Goold of Melbourne (1848-1864) and the State Aid for Religion controversy.” In Ireland and Irish-Australia: studies in cultural and political history, edited by Oliver MacDonagh and W. F Mandle, 195-216. London: Croom Helm, 1986.
Mannix Library Main Collection 941.5 M1351 IAIA 1986

Martin, Francis Xavier, "The Irish Augustinians in Rome, 1656-1994." In The Irish Augustinians in Rome, 1656-1994 and Irish Augustinian Missions Throughout the World, edited by Francis Xavier Martin and Clare O'Reilly, 5-56. St Patrick's College, Rome, 1994.

Mannix Library Special Collections Room 271.1 A9237 XM379 TIAI 1994

Moran, Patrick Francis. History of the Catholic Church in Australasia. Sydney: Oceanic Publishing Company, 1896. NB: It contains Goold diaries of 1848-51, 1855, 1858-59.
Library holds various editions.
Mannix Library Main Collection 279.4 MOR
Mannix Library Stacks Collection 279.4 MOR

O’Farrell, Patrick. The Catholic Church and community: an Australian history.  3rd rev. ed. Kensington, N.S.W.: University of New South Wales Press, 1992.
Mannix Library Main Collection 279.4 OFA

O'Farrell, Patrick and Dierdre O'Farrell, eds. Documents in Australian Catholic History. Volume 1, 1788-1883. London : Geoffrey Chapman, 1969.

Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.4 OFA:D

O’Kane, Frances. A path is set: the Catholic Church in the Port Phillip district and Victoria, 1839-1862. Carlton, Vic.: Melbourne University Press, 1976.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 OKA

O’Kane, Frances (Hale, Frances). The Catholic Church in the Port Philip District and Victoria under Rev. P. B. Geoghegan and Bishop Goold, 1839-1862, MA thesis University of Melbourne, 1973.

Pawsey, Margaret M. The demon of discord: tensions in the Catholic Church in Victoria, 1853-1864. Carlton, Vic.: Beaverton, Or.: Melbourne University Press ; International Scholarly Book Services, 1982.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 PAW

Pawsey, Margaret M. The popish plot: culture clashes in Victoria 1860-1863, Manly, N.S.W.: St. Patrick's College, 1983.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 PAW

Rogan, John P. In celebration of the 150th anniversary of the arrival on 4 October 1848 of Melbourne's first Catholic Bishop : James Alipius Goold, Pioneer Bishop and Pastor : the man and his vision 1848-1886 / catalogued prepared by John P. Rogan with the assistance of Shane Carmody ; biographical essay by Frances O'Kane Hale ; edited by Ian Waters ; exhibition curated by John P. Rogan. East Melbourne: Archdiocese of Melbourne, St. Patrick's Cathedral, 1998.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 ROG

Serle, Percival. “Goold, James Alipius.” In Dictionary of Australian biography. Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1949.

Serle, Geoffrey. The Golden Age: a History of the Colony of Victoria, 1851-1861. Melbourne University Press, 1963.

Mannix Library Special Collections Room 994.5 S485 TGAA 1963

Southerwood, W. T. Planting a faith in Melbourne: Colonial era 1839-1899. Sydney: Opus Books/Charles Paine, 1973.
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 SOU

St Patrick's Cathedral, Melbourne, 1839-1939. Melbourne: Advocate, 1939

Tough, James. A short history of St. Francis' Church 1839-1979. Historical text by James Tough. Edited by Tony Lawless. Design by Marie Grunket. Illustrations by Phillip Belfrage.
Melbourne: Blessed Sacrament Fathers, [1979]
Mannix Library Special Collections Room 279.45 TOU

Wiltgen, Ralph M. The Founding of the Roman Catholic Church in Oceania, 1825-1850. Canberra: Australian National University Press, 1979.

Mannix Library Main Collection 279 WIL

Journal Articles

Darragh, Thomas A. “Bishop Goold and Ferdinand von Mueller: a 30 year acquaintance.”Footprints 20, no. 1 (June 2003): 3-9.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Hale, Frances O’Kane. “James Alipius Goold pioneer bishop and pastor: the man and his vision 1848-1886.” Footprints.15, no. 2 (Dec 1998): 17-32.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Hayes, Rev Brendan. “James Alipius Goold: a retrospect.” Footprints 14, no. 1 (June 1997): 18-25.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Hayes, Brendan. “James Alipius Goold: first bishop and archbishop of Melbourne 1812-1886: first voyage overseas 1851-1853.” Footprints 23, no. 1 (June 2006): 14-47.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Hazel, T. “Dr Goold’s Library.” Footprints, 1, no. 3 (July 1971): p. 4-5.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Keaney, John. “The Goold letters.” Footprints 1, no. 9 (January 1973): 17-19.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Martin, Francis Xavier, ’James Alypius Goold OSA, First Archbishop of Melbourne (1812-1886)’, Journal of the Cork Historical and Archaeological Society, XCIII, no 252, Australian Bicentennial Number, January to December 1988, pp. 1-13.

McCarthy, Kathleen. “Bishop Goold: art collector.Footprints 26, no. 2 (Dec 2009): 16-23.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

McCarthy, Kathleen. “The martyrs of Gorkum - a painting in the Goold collection.” Footprints 30, no. 2 (Dec 2015): 41-48.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

McCarthy, Kathleen. “Archbishop Goold as art collector.Kairos Catholic Journal 25, no. 18 (2014): 22-23.

Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Morgan, Patrick. “Bishop Goold’s first four visits to Gippsland: 1850-1861.” Footprints 14, no. 1 (June 1997): 26-29.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Southerwood, W. T. “A pioneer episcopal friendship’ (Revealed in the letters of Bishop Robert William Willson of Hobart Town and Bishop James Alipius Goold of Melbourne, 1848-1865).” Australasian Catholic Record 70, no. 3 (July 1993): 354-365.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Waters, Ian B. “Victorian bishops and research in Roman archives.” Footprints 4, no. 1 (1980): 4-and no. 2 (1981): 4-8
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Waters, Ian B. “The Sesquicentenary of the Diocese of Melbourne.” Footprints 14, no. 1 (June 1997): 3-17.
Mannix Library Print Journal Collection

Newspapers

Advocate (Melbourne), 1868-86

Australasian, 29 June 1872

Illustrated Australian News, 1882, Saturday 26th June 1886

Argus (Melbourne), 12, 13, 16 June 1886

Freeman's Journal (Sydney), 19 June, 3 July 1886

Archives

Melbourne Diocesan Historical Commission (MDHC) - archives, Goold Papers

Museums

The Goold Catholic Museum – Museum of the Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne

Websites

Mannix Library, Archbishop Goold Special Collection.

Grigsby, J. R. J. “Goold, James Alipius (1812–1886),” In Australian dictionary of biography, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, published first in hardcopy 1972. Accessed 29 July 2017. http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/goold-james-alipius-3633/text5649,

“James Alypius Goold osa,” Augustinians, Accessed 16 August 2017. http://www.augustinians.org.au/en/osa/osa-history-australia/some-notable-augustinians/james-alypius-goold-osa/

Brian Condon: Letters and Documents in 19th Century Australian Catholic History. Letters listed in Date Order. http://www.library.unisa.edu.au/condon/CatholicLetters/

Other

Melbourne Public Library Trustees. Catalogue of the works of art: ornamental and decorative art exhibited by the Trustees of the Melbourne Public Library and Museum in March, April and May 1869. Melbourne: printed for the Trustees by Mason, Firth & Co., 1869.

The Dairy of James Alipius Goold OSA - 1848 – 1886 https://www.cam.org.au/Portals/0/2018/MDHC/GooldDiary1848-1886Complete.pdf

Goold Library Inventory: Publication dates 1599 – 1865  https://www.cam.org.au/Portals/0/2018/MDHC/GooldLibraryInventory1599-1865.pdf

Goold Expenditure Ledger 1870 – 1886 https://www.cam.org.au/Portals/0/2018/MDHC/GooldExpenditureLedger1870-1886.pdf