Further Resources on Vestments

Links on Vestments

Books on Vestments

  • J. M. Neale, History of the Holy Eastern Church, London, 1850.
  • W. Pugin, Glossary of Ecclesiaatical Ornament and Costume, London, 1859.
  • Dolby, Church Vestments, their Origin, Use, and Ornament, London, 1868.
  • W. B. Marriott, Vestiarium Christianum: The Original and Gradual Development of the Dress of the Holy Ministry in the Church, ib. 1868.
  • P. Stanley, Christian Institutions, chap. VIa., London, 1884.
  • W. Lockhart, The Chasuble: its Form and Size, London, 1891.
  • O. J. Reichel, English Liturgical Vestments in 13th Century, London, 1895.
  • J. K. Boyle, Ecclesiastical Vestments: their Origin and Significance, ib. 1896.
  • R. A. S. Maealiater, Ecclesiastical Vestments, their Development and History, ib. 1896.
  • W. Durand, The Sacred Vestments, an English rendering of the Third Book of the Rationale divinorum officiorum, with notes by T. H. Passmore, ib. 1899.
  • L. Duchesne, Christian Worship, passim, London, 1904.
  • M. IaeColl, The Royal Commission and the Ornaments Rubric, ib. 1906.
  • P. Dearmer, The Ornaments of the Minister, London, 1908.
  • H. Wilson, Why and Wherefore, Milwaukee, 1909 (deals with ornaments, vestments, and ritual).