The following is a list of Clive Field’s principal bibliographies of British Methodist history, chronologically arranged within cumulative and annual sequences:

Cumulative

‘John William Fletcher (1729-85): a guide to further reading’, John Fletcher, 1729-1785, Vicar of Madeley – A Methodist Bicentenary: Catalogue of an Exhibition held in the John Rylands University Library of Manchester, Manchester: John Rylands University Library of Manchester, 1985, pp. 39-46.

‘Bibliography’ [of the history of British Methodism], A History of the Methodist Church in Great Britain, Vol. 4, general editors: Rupert Eric Davies, Alfred Raymond George and Ernest Gordon Rupp, London: Epworth Press, 1988, second impression, 2000, pp. 651-830.

‘Preparing for the Wesley 250th: British Methodist studies, 1980-88’, Epworth Review, Vol. 15, No. 2, May 1988, pp. 95-109.

‘Anti-Methodist publications of the eighteenth century: a revised bibliography’, Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester, Vol. 73, No. 2, Summer 1991, pp. 159-280.

‘Bibliography of the principal writings of John Ashley Vickers’, Methodism and History: Essays in Honour of John Vickers, edited by Peter Stuart Forsaith and Martin Wellings, Oxford: Applied Theology Press, 2010, pp. 185-99. [with Hilary Campbell]

‘Charles Wesley bibliography, 1985-2009’, Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester, Vol. 88, No. 2, 2010 for 2006, pp. 179-214.

‘Anti-Methodist publications of the eighteenth century: a supplemental bibliography’, Wesley and Methodist Studies, Vol. 6, 2014, pp. 154-86.

  • ABSTRACT: This is a supplement to the author’s consolidated list of anti-Methodist publications of the eighteenth century, which appeared in 1991. It records details of an additional 42 books and pamphlets published in the British Isles between 1739 and 1800 which had significant anti-Methodist motifs. A full bibliographical description is offered for each item, including the availability of surrogates, together with background notes which illuminate the content and context and, where appropriate, cross-refer to other anti-Methodist publications. Indexes of authors and short titles are also provided.

Annual

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1974’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XL, Part 5, June 1976, pp. 145-9.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1975’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLI, Part 2, June 1977, pp. 53-60.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1976’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLI, Part 5, June 1978, pp. 143-51.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1977’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLII, Part 2, September 1979, pp. 55-63.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1978’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLII, Part 5, September 1980, pp. 134-8.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1979’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLIII, Part 2, September 1981, pp. 21-4.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1980’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLIII, Part 4, May 1982, pp. 88-91.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1981’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLIV, Part 1, May 1983, pp. 16-21.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1982’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLIV, Part 4, May 1984, pp. 103-8.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1983’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLV, Part 1, May 1985, pp. 8-14.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1984’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLV, Part 4, February 1986, pp. 116-23.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1985’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLVI, Part 1, February 1987, pp. 13-19.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1986’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLVI, Part 4, February 1988, pp. 100-8.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1987’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLVII, Part 2 (Supplement), May 1989, pp. 61-76.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1988’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLVII, Part 4 (Supplement), February 1990, pp. 141-51.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1989’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLVIII, Part 2 (Supplement), May 1991, pp. 61-8.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1990’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. XLVIII, Part 5 (Supplement), May 1992, pp. 165-76.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1991’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 49, Part 2 (Supplement), May 1993, pp. 65-76.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1992’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 49, Part 5 (Supplement), May 1994, pp. 177-88.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1993’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 49, Part 6 (Supplement), October 1994, pp. 229-42.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1994’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 50, Part 2 (Supplement), May 1995, pp. 65-82.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1995’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 50, Part 5 (Supplement), May 1996, pp. 187-202.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1996’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 51, Part 2 (Supplement), May 1997, pp. 53-71.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1997’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 51, Part 5 (Supplement), May 1998, pp. 177-91.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1998’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 52, Part 2 (Supplement), May 1999, pp. 61-86.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 1999’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 52, Part 5 (Supplement), May 2000, pp. 195-217.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2000’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 53, Part 2 (Supplement), May 2001, pp. 61-80.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2001’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 53, Part 5 (Supplement), May 2002, pp. 181-202.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2002’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 54, Part 2 (Supplement), May 2003, pp. 61-83.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2003’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 54, Part 5 (Supplement), May 2004, pp. 193-218.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2004’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 55, Part 2 (Supplement), May 2005, pp. 77-100.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2005’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 55, Part 5 (Supplement), May 2006, pp. 209-35.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2006’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 56, Part 2 (Supplement), May 2007, pp. 77-111.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2007’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 56, Part 5 (Supplement), May 2008, pp. 241-74.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2008’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 57, Part 2 (Supplement), May 2009, pp. 57-88.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2009’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 57, Part 5 (Supplement), May 2010, pp. 193-224.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2010’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 58, Part 2 (Supplement), May 2011, pp. 101-35.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2011’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 58, Part 5 (Supplement), May 2012, pp. 245-74.

‘Bibliography of Methodist historical literature, 2012’, Proceedings of the Wesley Historical Society, Vol. 59, Part 2 (Supplement), May 2013, pp. 79-104.