We are frequently asked for advice on which books and publications contain the best
information about labyrinths and mazes. The answer often depends on what kind of
information one is seeking and how far into the depths of the labyrinthine library
you are prepared to search...
This bibliography section lists many of the items in the Labyrinthos collection and
will hopefully provide suggestions for both the general and specialised reader on
a host of particular topics.
It is broken down into two sections - general reading and specialised sources - with
links below leading to further pages with details of specific fields and topics.
Between them they provide a selection to suit all tastes and levels of interest.
These pages list widely available books, mostly still in print or available through
libraries or second-hand booksellers, that provide recommended reading for their
coverage of many aspects of mazes and labyrinths, particularly suitable for newcomers
and general background reading.
These pages provide a more detailed listing of books, papers and articles for those
looking to delve deeper into the history and distribution of labyrinths and mazes,
researchers and students, etc. The majority of the items listed are in the Labyrinthos