Fisher, H. A. L. James Bryce. 2 vols. New York: Macmillan, 1927. The standard biography.
Ions, Edmund S. James Bryce and American Democracy, 1870-1922. New York: Humanities Press, 1970. Ions considers Bryce’s role as an interpreter of the United States and as a British diplomat in Washington, D.C.
Keller, Morton. “James Bryce and America.” Wilson Quarterly 12 (Autumn, 1988). Covers specific aspects of Bryce’s public career.
Robbins, Keith. Politicians, Diplomacy, and War in Modern British History. Rio Grande, Ohio: Hambledon Press, 1994. Includes two informative chapters about Bryce.
Shaughnessy, D. F. “Anatomy of the Republic: On Bryce’s Americans.” Encounter 73 (July/August, 1989). Covers specific aspects of Bryce’s public career.
Tulloch, Hugh. James Bryce’s “American Commonwealth”: The Anglo-American Background. Wolfeboro, N.H.: Boydell Press, 1988. A volume from the Royal Historical Society. Includes an index and a bibliography.