Blamires, David. David Jones: Artist and Writer. Toronto: Toronto University Press, 1971. An early study of Jones’s life and work in both words and pictures.
Dilworth, Thomas. The Shape of Meaning in the Poetry of David Jones. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1988. A comprehensive scholarly study of the poetry of Jones.
Hague, René. A Commentary on “The Anathemata” of David Jones. Wellingborough, England: C. Skelton, 1977. Elucidates the poem with a line-by-line explication of sources and allusions.
Hills, Paul, ed. David Jones, Artist and Poet. Brookfield, Vt.: Scolar Press, 1997. A collection of interpretive and critical essays.
Humfrey, Belinda, and Anne Price-Owen, eds. David Jones, Diversity in Unity: Studies of His Literary and Visual Art. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2000. A specialized look at all of Jones’s art.
Raine, Kathleen. David Jones: Solitary Perfectionist. Ipswich, England: Colgonooza Press, 1975. Situates Jones’s work within the tradition of Christian poetry.
Rees, Samuel. David Jones. Boston: Twayne, 1978. A helpful biographical and critical introduction for the general reader.
Staudt, Kathleen Henderson. At the Turn of a Civilization: David Jones and Modern Poetics. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1994. Provides extensive analysis of the poetry, especially The Anathemata.