Books about the history of the town

A bibliography of articles about Stratford from Warwickshire History can be found here.

Stratford-upon-Avon Wills 1348-1701 (two volumes)

Stephanie Appleton and Mairi Macdonald (editors)

Dugdale Society, 2020, 466pp

It's Not about Shakespeare: Aspects of ordinary life in Stratford-upon-Avon, 1775-1915

Val Horton

YouCaxton Publications, 2019, 200pp

Town Ordnance Survey Map 1885: 15 inches per mile (Reprint)

Barrie Trinder

Alan Godfrey Maps, 2015, 20pp

Minutes and Accounts of the Stratford-upon-Avon Corporation

Robert Bearman (editor)

Dugdale Society, 2011, 588pp

The Register of the Guild of the Holy Cross, Stratford-upon-Avon

Mairi Macdonald (editor)

Dugdale Society, 2007, 586pp

Clopton Bridge: A short history of the gateway to Stratford-upon-Avon

Maurice Ribbans

Lulu Publishing, 2005, 51pp

The History of an English Borough: Stratford-upon-Avon 1196-1996

Robert Bearman (editor)

Sutton Publishing, 1997, 218pp

The Civil War in Stratford-upon-Avon

Philip Tennant

Alan Sutton Publishing, 1996, 202pp

The Shakespeare Tercentenary of 1864

Richard Foulkes

Society for Theatre Research, 1984, 64pp


History of St Andrew's Parish Shottery

John Winterburn

Duplicated typescript, 1984, 60pp



Shakespeare and the Bawdy Court of Stratford

E. R. C. Brinkworth

Phillimore, 1972, 184pp



The Borough Town of Stratford upon Avon

Levi Fox

Corporation of Stratford, 1953, 168pp