Published material about the Reformation is vast. Information for the exhibition comes partly from the books themselves. Of the secondary literature, this list is of a few specific titles used most intensively for the purposes of our exhibition.
General / Publications pertaining to two or more items
Barnard, John, and D.F. McKenzie, (ed.), The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain. Vol. 4, 1557-1695 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002). Several chapters.
Bruce, F.F., History of the Bible in English from the Earliest Versions (London: Lutterworth Press, 1978)
Daniell, David, The Bible in English: Its History and Influence (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2003)
Davis, David J., Seeing Faith, Printing Pictures: Religious Identity during the English Reformation (Leiden: Brill, 2013)
‘Dissolution of the London Monasteries’, History of London, http://www.thehistoryoflondon.co.uk/dissolution-of-the-london-monasteries/ [accessed Feb. 2017]
Gillespie, Vincent, and Susan Powell (ed.), A Companion to the Early Printed Book in Britain, 1476-1558 (Cambridge: Brewer, 2014). Several chapters.
Green, I.M., Print and Protestantism in Early Modern England (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000)
Hellinga, Lotte, and J.B. Trapp (ed.), The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain. Vol. 3, 1400-1557 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999). Several chapters.
Loades, David, ‘Books and the English Reformation prior to 1558’, in Jean-François Gilmont (ed.), The Reformation and the Book, trans. by Karin Maag (Aldershot: Ashgate, 1998), pp. 264-91
MacCulloch, Diarmaid, All Things Made New: Writings on the Reformation ([England]: Allen Lane, 2016)
MacCulloch, Diarmaid, Reformation: Europe’s House Divided, 1490-1700 (London: Penguin, 2004)
Marshall, Peter (ed.), The Oxford Illustrated History of the Reformation (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015)
Raymond, Joad (ed.), Cheap Print in Britain and Ireland to 1660, vol. 1 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011). Several chapters.
Publications about a single item
Cressy, David, Bonfires and Bells: National Memory and the Protestant Calendar in Elizabethan and Stuart England (London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1989)
Dunan-Page, Anne (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Bunyan (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010)
Evenden, Elizabeth and Thomas S. Freeman, Religion and the Book in Early Modern England: The Making of Foxe's Book of Martyrs (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011)
The Great Tournament Roll of Westminster: A Collotype Reproduction of the Manuscript, introd. by Sydney Anglo (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1968)
Griffiths, David N., The Bibliography of the Book of Common Prayer, 1549-1999 (London: British Library, 2002)
Happé, Peter, John Bale (New York: Twayne, 1996)
Hodges, Kenneth, ‘Making Arthur Protestant: Translating Maory’s Grail Quest from Spenser’s Book of Holiness’, Review of English Studies, 62 (2011), 193-211
Hooker, Richard, Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity, ed. by A.S. McGrade and Brian Vickers (London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1975)
Jacobs, Alan, The Book of Common Prayer: A Biography (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2013)
King, John N., Foxe's Book of Martyrs and Early Modern Print Culture (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006)
Panayi, Panikos (ed.), Germans in Britain since 1500 (London: Hambledon, 1996)
Peardon, Barbara, ‘The Politics of Polemic: John Ponet's Short Treatise of Politic Power and Contemporary Circumstance 1553-1556’, Journal of British Studies, 22 (1982), 35-49
Ramsay, Nigel, ‘‘The Manuscripts flew about like Butterflies’: The Break-Up of English Libraries in the Sixteenth Century’, in James Raven (ed.), Lost Libraries: The Destruction of Great Book Collections since Antiquity (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004), pp. 125-44
Reames, Sherry L., The Legenda Aurea: A Reexamination of its Paradoxical History (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1985)
Ryrie, Alec, The Age of Reformation: The Tudor and Stewart Realms, 1485-1603 (Harlow: Pearson Longman, 2009)
Thornbury, Walter, Old and New London, vol. 2 (London: Cassell, Petter & Galpin, 1878)