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These are grouped into topics but many of these books are useful for a number of areas of research. In the interests of brevity, these books have been included in the areas I found them most useful.

 

Clothing and Textiles

Textiles and Clothing, c.1150-1450: Finds from Medieval Excavations in London
Medieval Finds from Excavations in London series
by Elisabeth Crowfoot, Frances Pritchard & Kay Staniland
Museum of London,
The Boydell Press. 1992

Dress In The Middle Ages
Francoise Piponnier & Perrine Mane
Yale University Press,
New Haven & London. 1997
Translated by Caroline Beamish.

Medieval Garments Reconstructed: Norse Clothing Patterns
By Else Ostergard, By Anna Norgard, By Lilli Fransen
Aarhus University Press,
ISBN 13: 9788779342989 ISBN 10: 8779342981
27 February 2011

Dress In Italian Painting 1460 - 1500
by Elizabeth Birbari
W&J Mackay Limited,
Great Britain: 1975

Fashion in the Age of the Black Prince: A Study of the Years 1340-1365
by Stella Mary Newton
Boydell & Brewer Ltd
The Boydell Press 1980

Of His Array Telle I No Lenger Tale
Aspects of Costume, arms and armour in Western Europe, 1200-1400

by H.M. Zijlstra-Zweens
Rodopi Press, Amsterdam 1988

Gothic Woman's Fashion.
Dust Jacket Title: Gothic Fashion in Women's Dress

Sronkova, Olga; Dr. Emil Fiala (Transl.)
Artia; First Edition edition 1954
ASIN: B000R333CC

Merchants, Princes and Painters
Silk Fabrics in Italian and Northern Paintings, 1300-1550

Lisa Monnas
Yale University Press, Feb 17, 2009
ISBN: 9780300111170

Medieval Clothing and Textiles. Book 1
Edited by Robin Netherton and Gale R. Owen-Crocker
The Boydell Press. 2005

Medieval Clothing and Textiles. Book 2
Edited by Robin Netherton and Gale R. Owen-Crocker
The Boydell Press. 2005

Medieval Clothing and Textiles. Book 3
Edited by Robin Netherton and Gale R. Owen-Crocker
The Boydell Press. 2005

The Medieval Tailor's Assistant-Making common garments 1200 - 1500
by Sarah Thursfield.
Quite Specific Media Group Ltd.
California 2001

Medieval Fabrications. Dress, Textiles, Cloth Work & other Cultural Imaginings
edited by E. Jane Burns
The New Middle Ages Series
Palgrave Macmillian, 2004

A Dictionary of English Costume 900-1900
by C.W. & P.E. Cunnington and Charles Beard.
Adam & Charles Black,
London. 1960.

English Costume
by Dion Clayton Calthrop
Adam & Charles Black,
London · MCMVII

Medieval Costume and Fashion
by Herbert Norris.
Dover Publications Inc, 1999

English Costume of the Early Middle Ages- The Tenth to the Thirteenth Centuries
Drawn & described by Iris Brooke
A & C Black,
London, 1936

Pattern Design. An Introduction to the Study of Formal Ornamentation
with over 400 illustrations

by Archibald H Christie
Dover Publications Inc,
New York, 1969

Historic Costumes and How To Make Them an unabridges republication of:
Costume Design and Making: A Practical Handbook
by Adam and Charles Black, London, 1937

by Mary Fernald and E. Shenton
Dover Publications Inc,
Mineola, New York, 2006

The Basilica of Saint Mark
and the Gold Altarpiece - 120 colour plates
by Maria Da Villa Urbani
Storti Edizoni - Venizia. 1996-1997

A History of Costume In The West
by Francois Boucher
Thames & Hutton,
London. 1989

La Cotte Simple- An exploration of clothing and accessories of the late 14th and early 15th centuries
by Tasha Dandelion Kelly
http://www.cottesimple.com/index.html
Copyright ©2003–2011

Some Clothing of the Middle Ages
Historical Clothing from Archaeological Finds

by I. Marc Carleson
http://www.personal.utulsa.edu/~marc-carlson/cloth/bockhome.html
Copyright 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005.

Stockings & Suspenders- A Quick Flash

by Rosemary Hawthorne
Souvenier Press. Great Britain. 1993

Bras- A Private View

by Rosemary Hawthorne
Souvenier Press. Great Britain. 1992

Medieval Costume in England and France
the 13th, 14th and 15th centuries
by Mary G Newton.
Dover Fashion and Costumes. Dover Publications (April 11, 1996)
ISBN-10: 0486290603
ISBN-13: 978-0486290607

The 1363 EnglishSumptuary Law: AComparison with Fabric Prices of the Late 14th Century
by Sarah Kelly Silverman
The Ohio State University


Dress Accessories


Dress Accessories 1150-1450. Medieval Finds from Excavations In London
Geoff Egan and Frances Pritchard
Museum of London
The Boydell Press, 2002

Shoes and Pattens. Medieval Finds from Excavations in London
Francis Grew & Margarethe de Neergaard
Museum of London
The Boydell Press, 2001

Medieval Jewellery in Europe 1100-1500
by Marion Campbell
V&A Museum
V&A Publishing, London 2009

Seven Thousand Years of Jewellery
edited by Hugh Tait
British Museum Press
New edition edition (April 1989)

Kat's Hats- Historical hats, clothes and accessiories
by Katrina Wood
http://www.kats-hats.co.uk/
© 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011


Women's Studies


Medieval Women- A Social History of Women in England 450 - 1500.
by Henrietta Leyser
Pheonix Giant Paperback,
Orion Books, London

A Medieval Home Companion - Housekeeping in the Fourteenth Century
HarperTrade,
New York. 1991

Women in England, c.1275-1525: Documentary Sources
Edited by P.J.P. Goldberg, Translated by P.J.P. Goldberg
Manchested University Press, ISBN 13: 9780719040566 ISBN 10: 0719040566
20 November 2002

Between Pit and Pedestal- Women in the Middle Ages
by Marty Williams and Anne Echols
Markus Wiener Publishers,
Princeton, NJ 1994

A Small Sound of the Trumpet - Women in Medieval Life
by Margaret W Labarge
Beacon Press,
Boston 1986

Mistress, Maids and Men- Baronial Life in the Thirteenth Century
by Margaret Wade Labarge
Pheonix.
Great Britain. 1965

Women and Power in the Middle Ages
by Editors Mary Erler & Maryanne Kowaleski
Univ of Georgia Pr, Athens, Georgia,
U.S.A. 1988.

Most Wise & Valiant Ladies- Remarkable Lives, Women of the Middle Ages
by Andrea Hokins
Welcome Rain / Collins,
London. 2000

Women in the Middle Ages- The Lives of Real Women in a Vibrant Age of Transition
by Frances & Joseph Gies
Harper & Row,
New York. 1980.

Women in the Medieval English Countryside:
Gender & Household in Brigstock Before the Plague

by Judith M Bennett
Oxford University Press,
New York. 1987

Love and Marriage in the Middle Ages
by George Duby
The University of Chicago Press, 1994
Translated by Jane Dunnett.

Women, Family and Society in Medieval Europe- Historical Essays, 1978-1991
by David Herlihy
Berghahn Books.
USA 1995

Love Locked Out- A Survey of Love, Licence and Restriction in the Middle Ages
by James Cleugh
Athony Blond,
London. 1963

The Artifice of Beauty. A History and Practical Guide to Perfumes and Cosmetics
by Sally Pointer
The History Press Ltd 2005

 

Artifacts

The Secular Spirit: Life and Art at the End of the Middle Ages
by the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
EP Dutton & Co
NY Inc.

The Medieval Household. Daily Living. 1150-1450
Museum of London Series
by Geoff Egan
The Boydell Press

Prague, Crown of Bohemia- 1347-1437
edited by Barbara Drake Boehm and Jiri Fajit
Metropolitian Museum of Art
Yale University Press
New Haven and London, 2005

The Medieval Art of Love- Objects and Subjects of Desire
by Michael Camille
Laurence King Publishing,
London 1998

Medieval Artifacts Catalogue and Price Guide
by Nigel Mills
Greenlight Publishing, Essex

Masterpieces - Medieval Art
by James Robinson
The British Museum
The British Museum Press, 2012

Masterpieces- Early Medieval Art
Sonja Marzinzik
The Brittish Museum Press, 2012

Medieval & Renaissance Material Culture
by Karen Larsdatter
http://www.larsdatter.com/sitemap.htm


Museums, Churches & Cathedrals

The Berlin Museum- Paintings in the Picture Gallery, Dahlem-West Berlin
by Rudiger Klessmann translated from the German
Harry N Abrams Inc.
New York 1971

The Poldi - Pezzoli Museum in Milan. Visitor's Guide
by Franco Russoli
Arnaud, Florence. 1970

The Peter and Paul Altarpiece and Friedrich Pacher
by Avraham Ronen
Tel Aviv University,
Jerusalem. 1974

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Guide
edited by Kathleen Howard
The Metropolitan Museum of Art,
New York. 1983

Art Treasures in France- Monuments, Masterpieces, Commissions & Collections
by Paul Hamlyn,
The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd.
London, Sydney 1969

Art Treasures in Germany- Monuments, Masterpieces, Commissions & Collections
by Paul Hamlyn,
The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd.
London, Sydney

Art Treasures in Italy- Monuments, Masterpieces, Commissions & Collections
by Paul Hamlyn,
The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd.
London, Sydney

Kaariye Mosque. The Old Hora Monastery
Guzel Sanatlar Matbaasi.
Turkey. 1979

Zagorsk State Museum- Preserve of History and Art
An Illustrated Guidebook
Planeta Publishers,
Moscow, 1988

The Basilica of Saint Mark
and the Gold Altarpiece - 120 colour plates
by Maria Da Villa Urbani
Storti Edizoni - Venizia. 1996-1997


Brasses

Brasses and Brass Rubbings
by Clare Gittings
Blandford Press,
London. 1970

Hertfordshire Brasses- A Guide To Brasses in the Churches of Hertfordshire
by Mary Rensten
Hertfordshire Publications 1982

Brasses
by JMS Ward, B.A., F.R.Hist.S
The Cambridge Manuals of Science & Literature
Cambridge at the University Press, 1912


Manuscripts

Medieval Rural Life from the Luttrell Psalter
by Janet Backhouse
The British Library, 2000

The Goodman of Paris- Le Menagier de Paris
A Treatise on Moral and Domestic Economy by A Citizen of Paris. c.1393

Translated by Eileen Power
George Routeledge A Sons Ltd 1928
The Folio Society. 1992

Tacuinum Sanitatis. The Medieval Health Handbook

Translated and adapted by Oscar Ratti and Adele Westbrook
from the original Italian edition by Luisa Cogliati Arano
George Braziller NY 1976

The Trotula: An English Translation of the Medieval Compendium of Women's Medicine
The Middle Ages Series
edited by Monica H. Green
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002

Hildegard von Bingen's Physica:
The Complete English Translation of Her Classic Work on Health and Healing

edited by Priscilla Throop
Healing Arts Press, 1998

On Union With God by Albert the Great
Ways of Mysticism
Continuum Publishing Inc. London. 2000

Illuminated Manuscripts
by John Bradley
Braken Books,
London 1996

Gothic Illuminated Manuscripts
by Emma Pirani
Hamlyn, 1966

Magna Carta - Icon of Liberty
edited by Rex Davis
Published by the Dean and Chapter of Lincoln

Illuminated Manuscripts
The Pocket Library of Art
Brockhampton Press,
London, 1997

Czechoslovakian Miniatures- From Romanesque and Gothic Manuscripts
by Jan Kvet
Fontana Unesco Art Books, 1964

Illustrated Letters of the Paston Family- Private Life In The 15th Century
edited by Roger Virgoe
Macmillian,
London. 1989

Basic Documents in Medieval History No. 38
by Norton Downs
An Anvil Original
D. Van Nostrand Co,
New Jersey. 1959


Art & Artists

Art and Society in Italy 1350 - 1500
by Evelyn Welch
Oxford History of Art series,
Oxford University Press. 1997

Flemish Painting From Van Eyck To Breughel
Translated from the French by Jonathan Griffin
by Pierre Courthion
The Student's Gallery series,
Thames & Hudson, London. 1958

The Book Of Art- Volume 1 Origins of Western Art
Text by Dr Donald E Strong
Grolier Incorporated. Designed in London.
Printed in Italy. 1965

Early Medieval Art
by John Beckwith
Praeger World of Art Paperbacks,
Books That Matter. 1964

The Italian Renaissance- Painting of the Western World
by Ian Barras Hill
Galley press.
Netherlands. 1980

Artists of the Renaissance- A selection from "Lives of the Artists"
by Giorgio Vasari
Penguin Books Ltd.
London. 1965

The Paintings of Bruegel. Bruegel. The Paintings.
Complete Edition by F Grossmann
Phaidon press,
London.

A Documentary History of Art.
Volume 1. The Middle Ages and the Renaissance

Selected and Edited by Elizabeth Gilmore Holt
A DoubleDay Anchor Book.
Garden City. New York

Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages
by Umberto Eco
Yale Univ Press, 1988

Van Eyck To Bruegel- The Fifteenth Century
By Friedlander
Phaidon.
Great Britain. 1969
Translated from the German by Marguerite Kay

Peinture Francais- Des Origines au XVI seicle Collection des Maitres
by Germain Bazin Conservateur adjoint au Musee du Louvre
Braun & C,
Paris 1937

15th Century Paintings (English translation)
by Rose-Marie & Rainer Hagen
Icon Series,
Taschen. 2001

1000 Masterpieces of European Painting from 1300 to 1850
by Christiane Stukenbrock & Babara Topper.
Konemann

The Waning of the Middle Ages.
A Study in the Forms of Life, Thought & Art in France and the Netherlands in the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries

by J Huizinga.
Translated by F Hopman
Penguin books, 1965.

Wet Wall Tattoos- the Art Of Fresco
by Richard Maschal
USA. 1993

The Art of Fresco Painting in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
by Mrs Mary P Merrifield
Dover Publications

Piero Della Francesca
Art Classics
Rizzoli, New York. 2006

Gothic Art
Visual Encyclopedia of Art
Scala Group, Florence, Italy. 2010

Gothic Art
Victria Charles & Klaus H Carl
Parkstone Press International. New York. 2012

Romanesque Art
Victria Charles & Klaus H Carl
Parkstone Press International. New York. 2012


Architecture

The Manor Houses of England
by PH Ditchfield
Illustrated by Sydney R Jones
Studio Editions Ltd.
The Guernsey Press Co. 1994

Art and Architecture of the Late Middle Ages
1350 to the Advent of the Renaissance

by Wim Swaam
Crescent Books. NY 1982

Heavenly Vaults. From Romanesque to Gothis in European Architecture
by David Stephenson
Princton Architectural Press, NY. 2009

Medieval Ornamental Styles.
Polychromatic Decoration as Applied to Buildings in the Medieval Style

by W & G Audsley
Wordsworth Editions, 1988


Medicine

Tacuinum Sanitatis: The Medieval Health Handbook
Translated and adapted by Oscar Ratti and Adele Westbrook
from the original Italian edition by Luisa Cogliati Arano
George Braziller NY 1976

The Trotula:
An English Translation of the Medieval Compendium of Women's Medicine

The Middle Ages Series
edited by Monica H. Green
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002

Hildegard von Bingen's Physica:
The Complete English Translation of Her Classic Work on Health and Healing

edited by Priscilla Throop
Healing Arts Press, 1998

The Western Medical Tradition: 800 BC to AD 1800
by Lawrence I. Conrad
Cambridge University Press. 1995

Culpeper's Complete Herbal & English Physician
by Culpeper
Chrysalis Books,
Greenwich Editions 2003


Society
Sub-sections:
ENGLAND - EUROPE - WORK - ECONOMICS - TRAVEL - DEATH - MISCELLANEOUS

Society- England

Everyday Life in Medieval London: From the Anglo-Saxons to the Tudors
by Toni Mount
Amberley Publishing, ISBN978-1445615417
England , 2014

Mistress, Maids and Men- Baronial Life in the Thirteenth Century

by Margaret Wade Labarge
Pheonix.
Great Britain. 1965

Daily Life In Chaucer's England

By Jeffrey L. Singman and Will McLean
Greenwood Press
1995

The Batsford Companion to Medieval England
by Nigel Saul
Batsford Academic & Educational Ltd.,
London. 1983

The English Medieval Town
by Colin Platt
Secker & Warburg.
London. 1976

The Story of England- Makers of the Realm
by Arthur Bryant
Collins,
London. 1961

English Society in the Early Middle Ages (1066-1307)
by Doris Mary Stenton
The Pelican History of England,
Penguin Books 1962

A Strong Land & A Sturdy. England in the Middle Ages
The Mirror of Britain Series
by Richard Barbar
Andre Deutsch Ltd,
London, 1976

Chronicles of the Age of Chivalry- The Plantagenet dynasty from 1216 to 1377: Henry III and the three Edwards, the Era of the Black Prince and the Black Death
by Elizabeth Hallam
Tiger Books International, London 1995

The Time-traveller's Guide to Medieval England:
A Handbook for Visitors to the Fourteenth Century

by Ian Mortimer
The Bodley Head Ltd, 2008

Life In Norman England
English Life Series
by O.G. Tomkeieff
BT Batsford Ltd.
London W1

The Life And Times Of Richard I
by John Gillingham.
General Editor: Antonia Fraser
Book Club Associates,
London 1973

Cooking and Dining in Medieval England

By Peter Brears
Prospect Books. ISBN 13: 9781903018873 ISBN 10: 1903018870
30 June 2012

Crusaders and Medieval Knights of Britain
by Sir David O'Lorcan.

The Wars of the Roses - Lancaster and York
by Alison Weir
Jonathan Cape,
Random House
UK. 1995

Seven Hundred Years of English Cooking
by Maxine McKendry
edited by Arabell Boxer
Treasure Press. January 1, 1973

Age of Chivalry - Art and Society in Late Medieval England
Nigel Saul (editor)
Brockhampton Press,
England, 1995.


Society- Europe

Life In Medieval France
by Joan Evans
Phaidon.
First published 1929

Europe: Hierarchy and Revolt 1320 - 1450
by George Holmes
Fontana History of Europe.
Fontana/Collins
1975

Western Europe In The Middle Ages
by Joesph R Strayer
Prentice Hall Inc.
New Jersey. 1974

Later Medieval Europe from St Louis to Luther
by Daniel Waley
A Longman Paperback.
London 1975

What Life Was Like in the Age Of Chivalry
Medieval Europe AD 800 - 1500

by the Editors of Time Life Books,
Alexandria, Virginia

Medieval European Society, 1000 - 1450
by Margaret Hastings
Douglass College,
Random House,
New York 1971

Eastern and Western Europe in the Middle Ages
by K. Bosl, A. Guiysztor, F. Graus, M.M. Postan, F. Seibt
Library of European Civilization
Thames & Hudson,
London, 1970

Spain In The Middle Ages from Frontier to Empire, 1000 - 1500
by Angus McKay
New Studies In Medieval History
Macmillian Press, 1977

The Italian Cotton Industry in the Later Middle Ages 1100 - 1600
by Maureen Fennell Mazzaoui

The Imperial Age of Venice 1380 - 1580
Library of European Civilization
by D S Chambers
Thames and Hudson.
London 1970


Society- Work

Making A Living in the Middle Ages. The People of Britain, 850 – 1520
by Christopher Dyer
Yale University Press, 2009

Traditional Crafts and Skills-
Life and Work in Medieval and Renaissance Times

by Vaclav Husa
Translated by Iris Irwin
Paul Hamlyn,
printed in Czechoslovakia, 1967

The Making of the Middle Ages
by R W Southern
Hutchinson Univarsity Library,
Oxford, London. 1967 edition

The Arts in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
by Paul Lacroix
Bracken Books,
London, 1996

Archery In The Middle Ages- Sources of History
by E. K. Milliken, MA
Macmillan. 1967

Life in a Medieval Village
by Francis and Joesph Gies
HarperCollins, 1991


Society- Economics

History of Money-
Discovery of Sciences Series
by Antoine Ascain & Jean-Marie Arnaud
translated by Joan White 1967

Social and Economic Foundations of the Italian Renaissance- Major Issues in History
edited by Anthony Molholo
John Wiley & Sons Inc.
USA 1969

A Social and Economic History of Medieval Europe
by Gerald A J Hodgett
Methuen & Co Ltd.
London. 1972

The Medieval Economy & Society-
An Economic History of Britain in the Middle Ages

by MM Postan
Pelican Books, 1972

Medieval Commerce
by Howard L Adelson
An Anvil Original,
Van Nostrand, City University of New York, 1962

Medieval Cities - Their Origins and the Revival of Trade.
by Henri Pirenne
A Doubleday Anchor Book,
Princeton University Press. 1925

Cathedral, Forge and Waterwheel.Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages
by Frances and Joseph Gies
Harper Perennial
1995

Shopping In History
by Sheila Robertson
Wayland Ltd.,
East Sussex, London. 1984


Society- Travel

Pilgrimage- An Image of Medieval Religion
by Jonathan Sumption
Faber & Faber,
London.1975

Everyday Life of Medieval Travellers
by Marjorie Rowling
BT Batsford ltd.
Dorset Press,
New York. 1989

Pilgrimage To Canterbury
by Howard Loxton
Douglas David & Charles Ltd.
Vancouver, Canada

The Atlas of Medieval Man
by Colin Platt
Peerage Books. Macmillan,
London. 1985

Medieval World. The TIMES - Mapping History
by Rosamund McKitterick
Times Books,
HarperCollins, 2003


Society- Death

The Black Death
by Phillip Ziegler
Readers Union, Collins,
London 1969

Death and Art. Europe 1200-1530
by Eleanor Townsend
V&A Museum
V&A Publishing, London. 2009

The Black Death. A Personal History
by John Hatcher
Da Capo Press,
England 2008

After the Black Death. A Social History of Early Modern Europe
by George Huppert
Indiana University Press
Bloomington. USA 2008


Society- Miscellaneous

A Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases
by Christopher Coredon with Ann Williams
DS Brewer,
Cambridge, 2004

Renaissance Secrets. Recipes & Formvlas
by Jo Wheeler
Victoria & Albert Museum,
V&A Publishing, Kensington, London. 2009

Inside the Medieval World. A Panorama of Life in the Middle Ages
by James Harpur
Cardigan Street Publishers,
Melbourne. 1995.
Elizabeth Hallam, Consultant.

A Dictionary of Chivalry
by Grant Uden
Kestrel Books,
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, UK. 1977.

The Northern Renaissance
by Jeffrey Chipps Smith
Phaidon.
London. 2004

Medieval Gardens- A Book Of Days
Past Times,
CLB Publishing Ltd. 1995

Man and Society. The Middle Ages
by David Mahoney
Methuen of Australia,
Brisbane, 1976

The Medieval Castle- Life In A Fortress In Peace and War
by Phillip Warner
Arthur Barker Ltd.
London. 1971

Everyday Life Throught The Ages
A journey of discovery through over 15 000 years of world history

Reader's Digest Association Limited
London 1992

Medieval Places
by Sarah Howarth
The Millbrook Press,
Connecticut, 1992

Medieval People
by Sarah Howarth
The Millbrook Press,
Connecticut, 1992

The Bayeux Tapestry
by L Musset,
Professer at Caen University
Artaud Freres Publication

Tapestries from the Renaissance to the 19th Century
Cassell's Styles In Art
Cassell Publishers Ltd,
London 1988

The Illustrated Reference Book of The Ages of Discovery
Joy of Knowledge
Edited by James Mitchell
Colporteur Press,
Sydney Australia, 1982

The Horizon Book of the Middle Ages
Authored by Morris Bishop
Horizon Magazine,
Cassell & Company Ltd.
London WC1 1968

The Age of Adversity : The Fourteenth Century
by Robert E Lerner
Cornell University Press,
Ithaca, NY. 1968

The Close of the Middle Ages, 1273-1494
by R. Lodge, MA, LLD. Prof History at Edinborough University
Rivingtons,
London. 1915

Black's History Pictures- The Middle Ages 1066-1485
by GH Reed, MA.
A&C Black Ltd.
London.


A Little Book of Saints- Inspirations from Holy Lives
Compiled by Steve Dobell
Southwater, Annes Publishing Ltd. 1996.


Heraldry

Heraldry
by Henry Bedingfeld, Rouge Croix Pursuivant,
Peter Gwynn-Jones, Lancaster Herald
Bison Books, London. 1993

Handbook of Herandry- With Instructions for Tracing Pedigrees & Deciphering Ancient Mss. Rules for the Appointment of Liveries &c
by John E Cussans
Fourth edition with upwards of 400 illustrations.
Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, London. 1983.

The Art of Heraldry
by Carl-Alexander von Volborth
Tiger Books International,
London. 1987

Heraldry. Decoration and Floral Forms
by Herbert Cole.
Crescent Books,
London

The British Herald V2: Or Cabinet of Armorial Bearings of the Nobility and Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland: From the Earliest to the Present
by Thomas Robson (Editor)

A Grammar of English Heraldry
by WH St John Hope, Litt D., Hon DCL (Durham)
The Cambridge Manuals of Science & Literature
Cambridge at the University Press, 1913

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