Adam, Robert and James The Works in Architecture of Robert and James Adam, 3 Vols (1773-1822), republished 1975 by Academy Editions with an introductory essay by Robert Oresko. This contains the complete text of the introductions, as well as the plates.
Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, Journal - Heritage IV,
Essays on Robert Adam,
Astley, Stephen. Robert Adam's Castles. Essays for the
Catalogue of the 2002 Sir John Soane's Museum travelling exhibition
of the same name.
Beard, G - The Work of Robert Adam,
Bolton, AT - The Architecture of Robert and James Adam, 2 Vols
Brown, IG - Monumental Reputation: Robert Adam and the Emperors Palace (National Library of Scotland, 1992).
Cameron, Joy Prisons and Punishment in Scotland, From the Middle
Ages to the Present
The Caldwell Papers
The City of Edinburgh,
Clarke, BFL - The Building of the Eighteenth-Century Church,
Colvin, HM - A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840
Craig, WS - History of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh,
Crook, JM - The British Museum: a Case-study in
Cruft, K and Fraser, A (ed.), James Craig, 1744-1795,
Fleming, John - Robert Adam and his Circle in Edinburgh and Rome
Fleming, J, Honour, H and Pevsner, N - The Penguin
Dictionary of Architecture
Fyfe, J.G. Scottish Diaries and Memoirs 1746 -1843 Henry
Fraser, Andrew G - The Building of Old College,
The Gentlemans Magazine, March 1792, pp.282-283: Obituary of Robert Adam.
Gerson, MB - "A Glossary of Robert Adams Neo-Classical Ornament", in Architectural History: Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain, Vol.24 (1981), pp.59-82.
Gifford, J - William Adam, 1689-1748: A Life and Times of Scotlands Universal Architect, (Mainstream Publishing, Edinburgh, 1989).
Gifford, John, McWilliam, Colin and Walker, David - The Buildings of Scotland: Edinburgh, (Penguin, 1984).
Glendinning, MacInnes, MacKechnie, A History of Scottish Architecture.
Graham, H.G. The Social Life of Scotland in the Eighteenth Century
Grant, James Cassell's Old and new Edinburgh. Its History, its
People and its Places.
Gray, W Forbes - "An Eighteenth-Century Riding School," in The Book of the Old Edinburgh Club, Vol.20 (1935), pp.111-159.
Halsby, Julian Scottish Watercolours 1740-1940,
Harris, Eileen. The Genius of Robert Adam, His Interiors.
Hay, G - The Architecture of Scottish Post-Reformation Churches
Ison, Walter - The Georgian Buildings of Bath, (1948).
Ison, Walter - The Georgian Buildings of Bristol,
King, David - The Complete Works of Robert and James Adam,
Lees-Milne, James - The Age of Adam,
Lenman, Bruce R Integration and Enlightenment, Scotland 1746-1832
Lindsay, I - Georgian Edinburgh,
Livingstone, Shiela. Confess and be Hanged, Scottish Crime and Punishment through the Ages. (Berlinn Ltd. ISBN 1 84158 002 3)
Lynch, Michael. Scotland. A New History
McKean,C with Walker,D. Edinburgh An Illustrated Architectural Guide.
Macaulay, J - The Gothic Revival, 1750-1850,
Macintyre, Dr L - Charlotte Square, Edinburgh: Past Times, Personalities and Professions, 1792-1992, (National Trust for Scotland, 1992).
MacIvor, I - Edinburgh Castle (Batsford/Historic Scotland, 1994).
Manco, J - "Pulteney Bridge", in Architectural History: Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain, Vol. 38 (1995), pp.129-45.
Markus, TA - "Buildings for the Sad, the Bad and the Mad in
Urban Scotland, 1780-1830", in TA Markus (ed), Order in Space
Markus, TA (Editor), Order and Space in Society,
Milliken, S - "The Tribune in English Architecture," in
Minto, C.S Victorian and Edwardian Scotland from old Photographs
Palladio, Andrea - The Four Books of Architecture. Translated into English by Isaac Ware. Facsimile of 1738 edition with new introduction by AF Placzek, Dover Publications, 1965.
Paton, HM - "The General Register House," The Book of the Old Edinburgh Club, Vol.17 (1930), pp.147-175.
Proposals for Carrying on certain Public Works in the City of Edinburgh, (1752).
Robert Adam (Architectural Heritage, Vol.4), (Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland, 1993)
Robert Adam and Scotland: The Picturesque Drawings, (Scottish Arts Council, Exhibition Catalogue, 1972).
Robertson, DS - Greek and Roman Architecture
Rowan, Alistair - "After the Adelphi: Forgotten Years in the
Adam Brothers Practice", (Especially pp.659-78 on "William
Adam and Company").
Rowan, A. Designs for Castles and Country Villas by Robert &
Rowan, A. Robert Adam Catalogues of Architectural Drawings in the
Victoria and Albert Museum
Sanderson, Margaret - "Robert Adams Last Visit to Scotland, 1791," Architectural History: Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain, Vol. 25 (1982), pp.33-46.
Sanderson, Margaret - Robert Adam and Scotland: Portrait of an Architect
Stillman, D - The Decorative Work of Robert Adam
Summerson, Sir John - Architecture in Britain: 1530-1830
Summerson, Sir John - Georgian London,
Tait, Alan A - "The Register House: the Adam Building", Scottish Historical Review, Vol.53 (1974), pp.115-23
Tait, Alan A - "Robert Adam Drawings and Imagination"
Vitruvius - The Ten Books on Architecture, Translated by MH Morgan
Whinney, Dr Margaret - Home House, No. 20 Portman Square,
Wilson, Daniel Memorials of Edinburgh in the Olden Times
Youngson, AJ -The Making of Classical Edinburgh, 1750-1840,