Legal History

Compiled by Jacqueline Woollam on behalf of Information Services, Aberystwyth University.

Started in 1977, this is a bibliography of published works relating to British and Irish legal history. It is confined to items of more than a few pages in length. Recent lists are published in the Cambrian Law Review and this website is updated annually. The last update included items published in 2005/6.

Any correspondence relating to the Bibliography with information on items suitable for inclusion should be sent to the compiler at Hugh Owen Library, Aberystwyth University, Penglais Campus, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3DZ. The email address is

To search this extensive database, enter a word from the title of a work or an author's surname.

This search tool will match parts of words as well as whole words and is not case-sensitive. So, for example, COX will match Cox, Coxon, Wilcox, WILCOX etc.