Pink Floyd Books

© copyright Vernon Fitch / The Pink Floyd Archives


This is a listing of the various Pink Floyd books I have in The Pink Floyd Archives reference library. This list includes books that are solely about Pink Floyd or one of their compositions. Publishing information, including title, author, publisher, date published, ISBN number, page length, and a brief summary is provided about each book in an effort to help anyone who wants to obtain copies of these wonderful publications.


For those just starting out, the books I would recommend reading are:

  1. Inside Out - A Personal History of Pink Floyd by Nick Mason (for an inside look at the history of the band)
  2. The Pink Floyd Encyclopedia by Vernon Fitch (for an understanding of the people, places, and things throughout Pink Floyd's history)
  3. Comfortably Numb-A History of "The Wall" - Pink Floyd 1978-1981 by Vernon Fitch & Richard Mahon (for a look at how the band worked in the studio and on stage, during one of the most complex times in their history)
  4. Mind Over Matter - The Images of Pink Floyd by Storm Thorgerson and Peter Curzon (for an explanation of the images used by the band)
  5. The Complete Pink Floyd - The Ultimate Reference by Glenn Povey (for an examination of the concerts & recording sessions of the band over the years)
  6. Pink Floyd - The Press Reports 1966-1983 by Vernon Fitch (to read interviews of the band members about their activities)

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Pink Floyd Books

  1. A Collectors Guide to Pink Floyd Audio Recordings by The Pink Floyd Archives
  2. A Collectors Guide to Pink Floyd Video Recordings by The Pink Floyd Archives
  3. A Pink Floyd Fan's Illustrated Guide to Cambridge by Mark Worden and Alfredo Marziano
  4. Comfortably Numb-A History of "The Wall" - Pink Floyd 1978-1981 by Vernon Fitch & Richard Mahon
  5. The Complete Guide to the Music of Pink Floyd by Andy Mabbett
  6. The Complete Pink Floyd - The Ultimate Reference by Glenn Povey
  7. The Dark and Bright Side of Pink Floyd by Anthony Petropoulos
  8. The Dark Side of the Moon - The Making of the Pink Floyd Masterpiece by John Harris
  9. Dark Side of the Moon Revealed by Brian Southall
  10. Echoes - The Complete History of Pink Floyd by Glenn Povey
  11. Echoes - The Stories Behind Every Pink Floyd Song by Cliff Jones
  12. The Echoes FAQ
  13. Embryo - A Pink Floyd Chronology 1966-1971 by Rick Hodges and Ian Priston
  14. The Final Cut - A History of Pink Floyd 1982-1983 by Vernon Fitch
  15. The Flaming Cow - The Making of Pink Floyd's Atom Heart Mother by Ron Geesin
  16. Guide pratique et complet sur la musique de Pink Floyd by Herve Guilleminot
  17. Guitar World Presents Pink Floyd Compiled by Alan di Perna, edited by Jeff Kitts and BradTolinski
  18. Inside Out - A Personal History of Pink Floyd by Nick Mason
  19. A Journey Through Time and Space with Pink Floyd compiled by Jon Rosenberg, Pat Ammentorp and Dave Claussen
  20. Le Livre du Pink Floyd by Alain Dister, Jacques LeBlanc and Udo Woehrle
  21. The Making of Pink Floyd The Wall by Gerald Scarfe
  22. Mind Over Matter - The Images of Pink Floyd by Storm Thorgerson and Peter Curzon
  23. The Night of Wonders - Pink Floyd a Venezia - 15 luglio 1989 by Associazione Culturale Floydseum
  24. One of These Days by Naoki Tachikawa
  25. Pigs Might Fly - The Inside Story of Pink Floyd by Mark Blake
  26. Pink Floyd by Urmos Attila
  27. Pink Floyd by Francois Ducray
  28. Pink Floyd by Orhan Kahyaoglu and Sinan Guler
  29. Pink Floyd by Jean-Marie Leduc
  30. Pink Floyd by Jason Rich
  31. Pink Floyd by William Ruhlman
  32. Pink Floyd by Rick Sanders
  33. Pink Floyd by Jurgen Seibold
  34. Pink Floyd by Naoki Tachikawa
  35. Pink Floyd by Peter Williams
  36. Pink Floyd - A Life in Pictures by Marie Clayton
  37. Pink Floyd and Philosophy - Careful With That Axiom, Eugene edited by George A. Reisch
  38. Pink Floyd - Another Brick - The Illustrated Pink Floyd Story
  39. Pink Floyd Back-Stage - Another Lapse from the Inside by Bob Hassall
  40. Pink Floyd Back-Stage by Bobby Hassall
  41. Pink Floyd - Behind the Wall By Hugh Fielder
  42. Pink Floyd - The Black Strat - A History of David Gilmour's Black Fender Stratocaster by Phil Taylor
  43. Pink Floyd Bootlegs by Raymond Steeg
  44. Pink Floyd - Bricks in the Wall by Karl Dallas
  45. Pink Floyd - Collectors Book by John Lisners
  46. Pink Floyd Concert Appearances by The Pink Floyd Archives
  47. Pink Floyd - Dortmund '81 by Hans Rombeck and Frank Konig
  48. Pink Floyd - Elektronischer Rock in Vollendung by Paul Sahner and Thomas Veszelits
  49. The Pink Floyd Encyclopedia by Vernon Fitch
  50. Pink Floyd FAQ - Everything Left to Know ... and More! by Stuart Shea
  51. Pink Floyd - Glorious Torment by Sean Egan
  52. Pink Floyd - Guide des Compact Disc Pirates
  53. The Pink Floyd Handbook by Frances Ruiz
  54. Pink Floyd - The Illustrated Discography compiled by Miles
  55. Pink Floyd - An Illustrated History by Patrick Humphries
  56. Pink Floyd - In de Polder by Charles Beterams and Robert Haagsma
  57. Pink Floyd: In the Flesh by Glenn Povey and Ian Russell
  58. Pink Floyd: The Labyrinth Through the Fancyscope by Sohnosuke Imai and Nobukazu Takahashi
  59. Pink Floyd - Learning to Fly by Chris Welch
  60. Pink Floyd - Live Tapes Re-Wound 1965-1981 by Paul Houlston
  61. Pink Floyd Lyric Book
  62. Pink Floyd - Manual Rock 4 by Luca Ferrari
  63. Pink Floyd movie - Press Book
  64. Pink Floyd 1965-1987 by Stefano Magnani
  65. Pink Floyd - Noen Innfallsvinkler til en Analyse av Rockgruppas Plateproduksjon by Stale Reinamo
  66. Pink Floyd - Non-Pok
  67. Pink Floyd - Progressive Music Series by Vladimir Dribuscshak, Alexander Galin, Alexander Zheleznov
  68. Pink Floyd - The Early Years by Barry Miles
  69. Pink Floyd - The Modern English Poetry in Rock
  70. Pink Floyd on Forty-Five by Charles Beterams
  71. Pink Floyd - The Official History by Nick Mason
  72. Pink Floyd - The Press Reports 1966-1983 by Vernon Fitch
  73. Pink Floyd - The Records by Andreas Kraska
  74. Pink Floyd Revealed by Ian Shirley
  75. Pink Floyd - REX Collections Edited by Marcus Hearn
  76. Pink Floyd - storie e segreti by The Lunatics
  77. Pink Floyd - Shine On compiled by Nick Mason, David Gilmour and Storm Thorgerson
  78. Pink Floyd Story by Giancarlo Radice
  79. Pink Floyd - Story & Discography
  80. Pink Floyd - Ta Keimena Ton Tparoyaion Me Th Metaopaeh Toye by Exodoaels Eynyiwrn
  81. Pink Floyd - Tear-Out Photo Book
  82. Pink Floyd Tour Folders & Concert Programmes by The Pink Floyd Archives
  83. Pink Floyd - Viaje al Sonido by Jordi Sierra i Fabra
  84. Pink Floyd-The Visual Documentary by Miles and Andy Mabbett
  85. Pink Floyd - The Wall
  86. Pink Floyd - The Wall 80 / 81 - Performed Live - A Visual Documentary
  87. Pink Floyd The Wall - Behind the Wall Retrospective Photographs by David Appleby
  88. Pink Floyd - The Wall - In the Studio, On Stage, and On Screen by Jeff Bench & Daniel O'Brien
  89. Pink Floyd - The Wall - Press Information
  90. Pink Floyd - The Wall screenplay by Roger Waters
  91. Pink Floyd - The Wall 20. Yil Ozel Baski by Necmiye Ucansoy and Nedime Harmandagli
  92. Pink Floyd - Through the eyes of . . . the band, its fans, friends and foes edited by Bruno MacDonald
  93. Pink Floyd - Welcome to the Machine
  94. Pink Floyd - World Tour Itinerary September-October 1987
  95. Pink Floyd - World Tour Itinerary October-December 1987
  96. The Piper at the Gates of Dawn by John Cavanagh
  97. Rockklassiekers - Pink Floyd by Wouter Bessels
  98. The Rough Guide to Pink Floyd by Toby Manning
  99. Saucerful of Secrets-The Pink Floyd Odyssey by Nicholas Schaffner
  100. `Speak to Me': The Legacy of Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon edited by Russell Reising
  101. The Treasures of Pink Floyd by Glenn Povey
  102. Tearing Down the Wall-The Contemporary Guide to Decoding Pink Floyd The Wall-One Brick at a Time by Mark Yoshimoto Nemcoff
  103. Which One's Pink by Phil Rose


  1. A Collectors Guide to Pink Floyd Audio Recordings
    1966-1983 & solo tours

    Author: Vernon Fitch / The Pink Floyd Archives
    Publisher: PFA, 1998, 76 pages
    Synopsis: A privately issued booklet that covers Pink Floyd and related audio recordings. Every known live Pink Floyd recording from 1966 to 1983, plus recordings of solo tours, are listed chronologically with venue, date, length of recording and quality of recording. Additionally, every song on each recording is cataloged with timings. Also included is a listing of bogus and mislabeled tapes.


  2. A Collectors Guide to Pink Floyd Video Recordings

    Author: Vernon Fitch / The Pink Floyd Archives
    Publisher: PFA, 1998, 76 pages.
    Synopsis: A privately issued booklet listing all known Pink Floyd and related videos. Sections include Live and Promo Videos, Specials & Interviews, Related Videos, and Movies with Pink Floyd Involvement. Every video is listed chronologically with venue, date, length and quality of recording. Additionally, every song on each video is listed with it's timing.


  3. A Pink Floyd Fan's Illustrated Guide to Cambridge

    Author: Mark Worden and Alfredo Marziano
    Publisher: B. Damned Publishing, 2007, ISBN 9780953249121, 96 pages.
    Synopsis: A pocket sized book that examines the various Pink Floyd related sites in Cambridge, England. Color pictures and explanations about each location.


  4. Comfortably Numb-A History of "The Wall" - Pink Floyd 1978-1981

    Authors: Vernon Fitch & Richard Mahon
    Publisher: PFA Publishing, Inc., 2006, U.S., hardcover, limited edition of just 5,000 copies, each copy is numbered & signed by both authors, ISBN 0-9777366-0-1, 288 pages.
    Synopsis: A deluxe, full-color limited edition book about The Wall. Includes chapters on The Making of The Wall album, The Wall album, Preparing to Stage The Wall Live, The Wall Live in Concert, a look at each of the 31 Wall concerts, The Wall Live album, and an overview of the band's history leading up to The Wall. Features hundreds of rare pictures. Also includes a Wall discography including bootlegs, and a detailed look at the equipment used to record The Wall album and stage The Wall concerts.

    For more information, see:
    PFA Publishing website


  5. The Complete Guide to the Music of Pink Floyd

    Author: Andy Mabbett
    Publisher: Omnibus Press, 1995, ISBN 0-7119-4301-X, OP47735, 150 pages.
    Synopsis: A CD-sized book that features an album-by-album, track-by-track explanation of every song released by Pink Floyd. Includes overseas compilations, solo recordings, and many photos.


  6. The Complete Pink Floyd - The Ultimate Reference

    Author: Glenn Povey
    Publisher: Sterling Publishing, 2016, U.S., hardcover, ISBN 978-1-4549-1869-1, 448 pages.
    Synopsis: This book covers all Pink Floyd concerts and recording dates, on a day by day basis, as well a record releases. Very thorough.


  7. The Dark and Bright Side of Pink Floyd

    Author: Anthony Petropoulos
    Publisher: Aonva Press, 2007, softcover, ISBN 978-960-89684-204, 176 pages.
    Synopsis: A history of Pink Floyd, from the 1960s up through their reunion at Live 8. Written in Greek, this book covers their albums, concerts, and film soundtracks. Includes a discography and a videography.


  8. The Dark Side of the Moon - The Making of the Pink Floyd Masterpiece

    Author: John Harris
    Publisher: Da Capo Press, 2005, ISBN 0-306-81342-4, 191 pages.
    Synopsis: A book about the Pink Floyd album, Dark Side of the Moon. Includes band origins, the story of the album, and pictures of the people involved. Cover design by Storm Thorgerson.


  9. Dark Side of the Moon Revealed

    Author: Brian Southall
    Publisher: Clarksdale Books, 2013, softcover, ISBN 978-1-9059-5998-3, 190 pages.
    Synopsis: A book about the Pink Floyd album, Dark Side of the Moon. Written by a former member of EMI Records.


  10. Echoes - The Complete History of Pink Floyd

    Author: Glenn Povey
    Publisher: Mind Head Publishing, U.K., 2007, softcover, ISBN 978-0-9554624-0-5, 368 pages.
    Synopsis: An updated and expanded version of the book In the Flesh. An examination of the performance history of Pink Floyd, as well as solo tours. Also includes a discography. Recommended.


  11. Echoes - The Stories Behind Every Pink Floyd Song

    Author: Cliff Jones
    Publisher: Omnibus Press, 1996, ISBN 0 7119 5571 9, 176 pages.
    Synopsis: A book that examines every Pink Floyd song. Includes listings of musicians, recording dates, details, producer, and commentary for each song, plus a chronology, discography, and book listing. Unfortunately there are many factual errors in this book.


  12. The Echoes FAQ

    Authors: The members of the Echoes mailing list.
    Publisher: The Echoes mailing list.
    Synopsis: The Echoes FAQ is a "Frequently Asked Questions" compilation of the Echoes Internet mailing list, an electronic Pink Floyd forum. This document is a valuable source of Pink Floyd information, and an essential Pink Floyd reference work.


  13. Embryo - A Pink Floyd Chronology 1966-1971

    Authors: Rick Hodges and Ian Priston
    Publisher: Cherry Red Books, 1998, ISBN 1-901447-07-3, 302 pages.
    Synopsis: A chronological study of the early works of Pink Floyd, from 1966 to 1971. Yearly listings include studio recording dates, concert performances, press quotes, and analyses of events by the authors.


  14. The Final Cut - A History of Pink Floyd 1982-1983

    Author: Vernon Fitch
    Publisher: PFA Publishing, Inc., 2014, U.S., hardcover, limited edition of just 1,500 copies, each copy is numbered & signed by the author, ISBN 0-9777366-9-5, 120 pages.
    Synopsis: A deluxe, full-color limited edition book about The Final Cut. Includes chapters on the recording sessions, The Final Cut album, Holophonics, When the Tigers Broke Free, and The Final Cut film. Features hundreds of rare pictures. Also includes a Final Cut discography including bootlegs.

    For more information, see:
    PFA Publishing website


  15. The Flaming Cow - The Making of Pink Floyd's Atom Heart Mother

    Authors: Ron Geesin
    Publisher: The History Press, July 17, 2013, U.K., hardcover, ISBN 978-0-7524-8615-4, 120 pages.
    Synopsis: A book that details Ron Geesin's work on the Pink Floyd song, Atom Heart Mother. Also includes chapters on the 2002 and 2008 performances of the piece. Foreward by Nick Mason.


  16. Guide pratique et complet sur la musique de Pink Floyd

    Author: Herve Guilleminot
    Publisher: Editions Prelude et Fugue, 1999, France, ISBN 2-84343-052-6, 127 pages.
    Synopsis: A French book, written in French about the music of Pink Floyd. Features a history of Pink Floyd, a concert listing, a discography, a list of videos and films, and a solo discography.


  17. Guitar World Presents Pink Floyd

    Authors: Compiled by Alan di Perna, edited by Jeff Kitts and Brad Tolinski
    Publisher: Hal Leonard, 2002, ISBN 0-634-03286-0, 122 pages.
    Synopsis: A collection of articles and interviews from the pages of Guitar World Magazine. Includes the history of Pink Floyd, photos, interviews with Alan Parsons, Bob Ezrin and band members.


  18. Inside Out - A Personal History of Pink Floyd

    Author: Nick Mason
    Publishers:
    First edition: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Books, U.K., 2004, hardcover, ISBN 0 297 84387 7, 260 pages.
    Audio edition: Orion Audiobooks, U.K., 2005, ISBN 0-75287-327-X, 3 CDs. (read by Nick Mason)
    Synopsis: A personal account of the history of Pink Floyd by band member Nick Mason. An absolutley priceless book filled with inside stories, never before seen pictures, and a wealth of information about Pink Floyd. A must own.


  19. A Journey Through Time and Space with Pink Floyd

    Authors: Compiled by Jon Rosenberg, Pat Ammentorp and Dave Claussen
    Publisher: Private printing.
    First printing: October 1988.
    Second printing: July 1990. 88 pages.
    Synopsis: An excellent reference work for dates and events throughout Pink Floyd's history. Includes a day-by-day listing of every Pink Floyd event, including recording sessions, performances, and TV and radio appearances. "A precise calendar of everything Floydian."


  20. Le Livre du Pink Floyd

    Authors: Alain Dister, Jacques LeBlanc and Udo Woehrle
    Publisher: Albin Michel/Rock & Folk, 1978, ISBN 2-226-00622-2, 120 pages.
    Synopsis: An excellent French book on the history of Pink Floyd. Although written in French, it includes numerous rare photos from Pink Floyd's many visits to France and a Chrono-Discographie.


  21. The Making of Pink Floyd The Wall

    Author: Gerald Scarfe
    Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 2010, U.K., hardcover, ISBN 978-0-297-86335-9, 256 pages.
    Synopsis: A beautiful full-color book by Gerald Scarfe on his story of the making of The Wall. Numerous illustrations and background information by the co-creator and designer of the images in The Wall.


  22. Mind Over Matter - The Images of Pink Floyd

    Authors: Compiled and designed by Storm Thorgerson and Peter Curzon. Text by Storm Thorgerson.
    Publisher:
    First edition: Sanctuary Publishing, October 1997, hardcover, ISBN 1-86074-206-8, 176 pages.
    Second edition: Sanctuary Publishing, 2000, softcover, ISBN 1-86074-268-8, 192 pages.
    Fourth edition: Omnibus Press, 2007, hardcover, ISBN 978-1-84609-763-8, 255 pages.
    Fifth edition: Omnibus Press, 2015, hardcover, ISBN 978-1-78305-621-7, 296 pages.
    Synopsis: An excellent visual history of the images of Pink Floyd by photographer and graphic designer Storm Thorgerson, the man behind many of the Pink Floyd album covers, and one of the founders of the graphic design company, Hipgnosis. Each Pink Floyd album is examined and explained, with many behind-the scenes anecdotes. The lastest edition includes new images for Pink Floyd releases in 2013.


  23. The Night of Wonders - Pink Floyd a Venezia - 15 luglio 1989

    Publisher: Associazione Culturale Floydseum, December 2014, ISBN 978-889038164-5, 112 pages.
    Synopsis: An Italian book, written in Italian, about Pink Floyd's performance in the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy on July 15, 1989. Includes pictures from the show, concert memorabilia, newspaper clippings about the event, and reminiscences about the concert.


  24. One of These Days

    Author: Naoki Tachikawa
    Publisher: Shinko Muysic Publishing Co., 1992, ISBN 41401-61410-0, 237 pages.
    Synopsis: A Japanese book, written in Japanese, about Pink Floyd. Includes photos.


  25. Pigs Might Fly - The Inside Story of Pink Floyd

    Author: Mark Blake
    Publisher: Aurum Press Limited, U.K., hardcover, 2007, ISBN 978-1-84513-261-3, 418 pages
    Synopsis: A history of Pink Floyd, from their early days in the 1960s to their recent reunion at Live8 in London in 2005. Lots of inside stories, with 16 pages of pictures and a bibliography.


  26. Pink Floyd

    Author: Urmos Attila
    Publisher: Cartafilus Kiado, Budapest, hardcover, 1995, ISBN 963 85486 0 6, 270 pages
    Synopsis: A Hungarian book, written in Hungarian, about Pink Floyd. Features a history of the band, a chapter on Hipgnosis and cover art, and a discography with films and bootlegs.


  27. Pink Floyd

    Author: Francois Ducray
    Publisher: Librio Musique, France, 2000, ISBN 2-290-30646-0, 96 pages.
    Synopsis: A French book, written in French, about the history of Pink Floyd. Also includes a discography, a filmography, a bibliography, and a list of Pink Floyd internet sites.


  28. Pink Floyd

    Authors: Orhan Kahyaoglu and Sinan Guler
    Publisher: Metronom, Turkey, 1986, 197 pages.
    Synopsis: A Turkish book, written in Turkish, with lyrics in both English and Turkish. This book examines the albums of Pink Floyd. Includes a discography and some tour dates.


  29. Pink Floyd

    Author: Jean-Marie Leduc
    Publisher: Albin Michel Books, France, 1977, 192 pages
    Synopsis: A French book, written in French, about Pink Floyd. A history of the band. Includes numerous black and white photographs.


  30. Pink Floyd

    Author: Jason Rich
    Publisher: Carlton Books, 1994, ISBN 1-85868-066-2, 120 pages
    Synopsis: A CD sized book with the Pink Floyd story, photos and a discography.


  31. Pink Floyd

    Author: William Ruhlman
    Publisher: Smithmark Publishers, 1993, hardcover, ISBN 0-8317-6912-2, 96 pages
    Synopsis: A history of Pink Floyd with photos and a poster.


  32. Pink Floyd

    Author: Rick Sanders
    Publisher: Futura Publications, 1976, ISBN 0-8600-7264-9, 143 pages.
    Synopsis: One of the first books about the story of Pink Floyd.


  33. Pink Floyd

    Author: Jurgen Seibold
    Publisher: V.I.P., Very Important Paperback Music, 1993, Germany, ISBN 3-552-05088-4, 80 pages.
    Synopsis: A color paperback book, written in German, about the history of Pink Floyd. Includes numerous color photographs from all different historical periods and a discography.


  34. Pink Floyd

    Author: Naoki Tachikawa
    Publisher: Shinko Muysic Publishing Co., 1978, 0073-61049-3129, 287 pages.
    Synopsis: A Japanese book, written in Japanese, about Pink Floyd. Includes photos.


  35. Pink Floyd

    Author: Peter Williams
    Publisher: Ekaoeeie Kaktoe, Greece, 1981, 205 pages.
    Synopsis: A Greek book on the history of Pink Floyd. Written in Greek. Includes photos and some lyrics.


  36. Pink Floyd - A Life in Pictures

    Author: Marie Clayton
    Publisher: Transatlantic Press, U.K., 2012, softcover, ISBN 978-1-908849-00-7, 48 pages.
    Synopsis: Brief summaries of historical events, with pictures.


  37. Pink Floyd and Philosophy - Careful With That Axiom, Eugene

    Author: Edited by George A. Reisch
    Publisher: Open Court Publishing, 2007, softcover, ISBN 0-8126-9636-0, 298 pages.
    Synopsis: A collection of essays about philosophical issues related to Pink Floyd. Includes a section on Pink Floyd in Popular Culture, Alienation, Perception, and the Art of Insanity.


  38. Pink Floyd - Another Brick - The Illustrated Pink Floyd Story

    Publisher: Omnibus Press, 1984, ISBN 0-7119-0521-5, 72 pages.
    Synopsis: Reissue of the book, Pink Floyd - The Illustrated Discography.


  39. Pink Floyd Back-Stage - Another Lapse from the Inside

    Author: Bob Hassall
    Publisher: Made in Italy, October 1991, 66 pages.
    Synopsis: A limited edition (1000) book by a fan about his travels to see Pink Floyd.


  40. Pink Floyd Back-Stage

    Author: Bobby Hassall
    Publisher: Mind Head Publishing, England, 2011, softcover, ISBN 9 780955 462429, 68 pages.
    Synopsis: A republished and updated version of the book, Pink Floyd Back-Stage - Another Lapse from the Inside, about a fan's travels to see Pink Floyd. Includes a new chapter about the Division Bell '94, plus new pictures of a backstage party in Rotterdam 1994, and backstage photos from Venice 1989.


  41. Pink Floyd - Behind the Wall

    Author: Hugh Fielder
    Publisher: Race Point Publishing, U.S., 2013, hardcover, ISBN 978-1-937994-25-9, 240 pages.
    Synopsis: A book about the history of Pink Floyd to date. Includes lots of full color pictures.


  42. Pink Floyd - The Black Strat - A History of David Gilmour's Black Fender Stratocaster

    Author: Phil Taylor
    First Edition: Private printing, England, 2007, softcover, ISBN 978-0-95566350-5, 126 pages.
    Second Edition: Hal Leonard Books, New York, 2008, hardcover, ISBN 978-1-4234-4559-3, 160 pages.
    Third Edition: Hal Leonard Books, New York, 2010, softcover, ISBN 978-1-4234-9270-2, 206 pages.
    Synopsis: A history of David Gilmour's black Fender Stratocaster guitar by Gilmour's studio manager and equipment technician, Phil Taylor. Includes a year by year look at how the guitar has been modified by Gilmour, and features pictures of the guitar in concert throughout the years. Also includes a chapter on guitar accessories including guitar straps and pics. This historical account of the guitar was researched by Phil Taylor and Vernon Fitch.


  43. Pink Floyd Bootlegs

    Author: Raymond Steeg
    Synopsis: A private catalog of Pink Floyd bootlegs.


  44. Pink Floyd - Bricks in the Wall

    Author: Karl Dallas
    1) Publisher: Spi Books, U.S., 1987, ISBN 1-56171-132-2, 193 pages.
    2) Publisher: Shapolsky Publishers, 1987, ISBN 0-933503-88-1, 189 pages.
    Synopsis: A pocket paperback book on the history of Pink Floyd. Includes a synopsis of The Wall film, photos, and a Roger Waters interview.


  45. Pink Floyd - Collectors Book

    Author: John Lisners
    Publisher: Point Publications, 1998, ISBN 1-84069-010-0, 97 pages.
    Synopsis: A CD sized book that accompanies the CD Pink Floyd-Star Profile. Another brief history of the band, with photos and discography.


  46. Pink Floyd Concert Appearances

    Author: Vernon Fitch / The Pink Floyd Archives
    Publisher: PFA, 1996, 1997, 1998, 60 pages.
    Synopsis: A book that lists every Pink Floyd, Syd Barrett, David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Roger Waters concert appearance. Includes separate categories for Years and Albums, Benefit Concerts, Festival Appearances, Radio and TV Appearances, Major Tours and Other Significant Concert Appearances. This book was incorporated into The Pink Floyd Encyclopedia.


  47. Pink Floyd - Dortmund '81

    Authors: Hans Rombeck and Frank Konig
    Publisher: Bastei Lubbe, 1981, West Germany, ISBN 3-404-60052-5, 234 pages.
    Synopsis: A pocket paperback book, written in German, about the history of Pink Floyd and their Wall shows in Dortmund, West Germany in February 1981. Includes numerous live color and black & white photos, a discography and a history of significant dates.


  48. Pink Floyd - Elektronischer Rock in Vollendung

    Authors: Paul Sahner and Thomas Veszelits
    Publisher: Heyne Discothek, 1980, West Germany, ISBN 3-453-80044-3, 175 pages.
    Synopsis: A pocket paperback book, written in German, about Pink Floyd and their use of electronics. Includes numerous black and white photos and a discography of Pink Floyd.


  49. The Pink Floyd Encyclopedia

    Author: Vernon Fitch
    First edition: CG Publishing, November 1998, ISBN 1-896522-44-0, 456 pages, with 2 song Hawkwind tribute CD.
    Second edition: CG Publishing, November 1999, ISBN 1-896522-44-0, 448 pages, with 2 song Hawkwind tribute CD.
    Polish edition: KAGRA Publishing, 2002, ISBN 83-87598-73-9, 468 pages translated into Polish (no Hawkwind CD).
    Third edition: CG Publishing, April 2005, ISBN 1-894959-24-8, 448 pages, with 3 song Hawkwind tribute CD.
    Synopsis: An in-depth reference work by Vernon Fitch of The Pink Floyd Archives. This book includes the Pink Floyd Reference Encyclopedia, a listing of Pink Floyd and solo member concert dates, and a historical look at Pink Floyd's equipment throughout the years. Also included with the book is a special CD of Hawkwind performing the Pink Floyd song Interstellar Overdrive, plus two additional Pink Floyd tribute songs, commissioned exclusively for release with this book.
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  50. Pink Floyd FAQ - Everything Left ot Know ... and More!

    Author: Stuart Shea
    Publisher: Backbeat Books, 2009, softcover, ISBN: 978-0-87930-950-3, 330 pages.
    Synopsis: A book of essays about Pink Floyd that cover a wide range of topics. Includes an afterword by Ginger Gilmour.


  51. Pink Floyd - Glorious Torment

    Author: Sean Egan
    Publisher: Flame Tree Publishing, 2013, hardcover, ISBN 978-0-85775-988-7, 128 pages
    Synopsis: A history of Pink Floyd that focuses on the conflicts within the band.


  52. Pink Floyd - Guide des Compact Disc Pirates

    Publisher: Pigs (Three Diferent Ones), France, edition 5.1, December 1995, 62 pages.
    Synopsis: A French booklet, written in French, listing all the Pink Floyd bootleg CDs. Includes name of CD, length, label, matrix number, date, sources and song titles.


  53. The Pink Floyd Handbook

    Author: Frances Ruiz
    Publisher: Emereo Publishing, 2016, softcover, ISBN 9781489118721, 482 pages.
    Synopsis: A book of Pink Floyd trivia. Numerous individual paragraphs, in no particular order, on a variety of subjects.


  54. Pink Floyd - The Illustrated Discography

    Author: Compiled by Miles
    Publisher: Omnibus Press, ISBN 0-86001-783-4, reissued as Pink Floyd - Another Brick, 84 pages.
    Synopsis: A 1981 discography of Pink Floyd. Covers British releases only. Includes some session work albums, and bootlegs.


  55. Pink Floyd - An Illustrated History

    Author: Patrick Humphries
    Publisher: Chameleon, 1997, hardcover, ISBN 0 233 99174 3, 120 pages.
    Synopsis: The history of Pink Floyd as told by a rock journalist.


  56. Pink Floyd - In de Polder

    Authors: Charles Beterams and Robert Haagsma
    Publisher: Uitgeverij Aprilis, 2007, hardcover, ISBN 978 905994 180 9, 227 pages.
    Synopsis: A book, written in dutch, about Pink Floyd performance history in the Netherlands. Includes photos taken at various Pink Floyd Dutch concerts, and pictures of posters. Also includes a chronology of Pink Floyd tour dates.


  57. Pink Floyd: In the Flesh - the complete performance history

    Authors: Glenn Povey and Ian Russell
    Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing, 1997, hardcover, ISBN 0 74745 3293 1, 256 pages.
    Synopsis: A book about Pink Floyd performance history over the years. Includes a history of Pink Floyd, yearly concert summaries with dates, set lists, live photos and pictures of memorabilia, plus a discography section.


  58. Pink Floyd: The Labyrinth Through the Fancyscope

    Authors: Sohnosuke Imai and Nobukazu Takahashi
    Publisher: Hachiman Media Publishers, Inc., 1997, ISBN4-89350-323-5, 311 pages.
    Synopsis: A Japanese book that explores Pink Floyd's influences with Greek mythology and transpersonal psychology. For additional information see Pink Floyd Fancyscope home page.


  59. Pink Floyd - Learning to Fly

    Author: Chris Welch
    Publisher: Castle Communications, 1994, ISBN 1-898141-70-3, 160 pages.
    Synopsis: A book on Pink Floyd with lots of photos. Contains many factual errors.


  60. Pink Floyd - Live Tapes Re-Wound 1965-1981

    Author: Paul Houlston
    Publisher: private publication, 1996, 181 pages.
    Synopsis: A book that reviews Pink Floyd live tapes with a listing of setlists, show identifications and bogus tapes. Also includes a listing of bootleg CDs and their identifications.


  61. Pink Floyd Lyric Book

    Author: Lyrics by Roger Waters
    Publisher: Blandford Press, 1982, ISBN 0-71371-280-5, 79 pages.
    Synopsis: A U.K. book with a Roger Waters interview and complete lyrics for Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals and the Wall.


  62. Pink Floyd - Manual Rock 4

    Author: Luca Ferrari
    Publisher: Arcana Editrice, 1985, ISBN 88-85008-75-7, 192 pages.
    Synopsis: An Italian book, written in Italian, about Pink Floyd.


  63. Pink Floyd movie - Press Book

    Publisher: April Fools Films, Inc., U.S., 1974, 4 pages.
    Synopsis: The official advertising, publicity and promotion booklet for the Pink Floyd movie, aka Live at Pompeii. Includes a variety of poster ads, the press release, and publicity information.


  64. Pink Floyd 1965-1987

    Author: Stefano Magnani
    Publisher: Italian Rockbooks, 1988, 174 pages.
    Synopsis: A Italian book, written in Italian, covering the Pink Floyd Story and a Pink Floyd discography.


  65. Pink Floyd - Noen Innfallsvinkler til en Analyse av Rockgruppas Plateproduksjon

    Author: Stale Reinamo
    Publisher: University paper, Hovedoppgave, Musikkvitenskapelig Institutt, Universitetet I Trondheim, Norges laererhogskole, Trondheim 1982, 218 pages.
    Synopsis: A Norweigan analysis of Pink Floyd. Includes a history, ideology, analysis of six albums, a discography, and a look at a 1973 technical stage production.


  66. Pink Floyd - Non-Pok

    Publisher: EKAOEEIE, Greece, 1983, 200 pages.
    Synopsis: A Greek bibliography on Pink Floyd. Written in Greek.


  67. Pink Floyd - Progressive Music Series

    Authors: Vladimir Dribuscshak, Alexander Galin, Alexander Zheleznov
    Publisher: Rock ExPress Publishing, 2015, hardcover, ISBN 978-5-906326-05-8, 208 pages.
    Synopsis: A Russian book about the history of Pink Floyd. Written in Russian. Features photos, a full discography with comments, and a videography.


  68. Pink Floyd - The Early Years

    Author: Barry Miles
    Publisher: Omnibus Press, 2006, ISBN 1-84609-444-5, 160 pages
    Synopsis: A history of Pink Floyd, from the 1960s through Dark Side of the Moon.


  69. Pink Floyd - The Modern English Poetry in Rock

    Publisher: ARMA-ATA, Russia, 1990, ISBN 5-605-00765-3, 64 pages
    Synopsis: A Russian book of the lyrics for Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, and Animals. Includes lyrics in both Russian and English, and Russian illustrations.


  70. Pink Floyd - The Official History

    Author: Nick Mason
    Publisher: Unreleased, November 1995, ISBN 0-684-81600-8, 256 pages
    Synopsis: Not the complete book, just a promo BLAD for the release of the book. Includes full color front and back covers, liner notes, release information, and 12 actual glossy full color pages of the book with unreleased pictures.


  71. Pink Floyd on Forty-Five

    Author: Charles Beterams
    Publisher: Aprilis, Netherlands, November 2008, ISBN 978-905994-245-5, 237 pages
    Synopsis: A book that documents all the vinyl singles released by Pink Floyd over the years. Includes full-color pictures of the labels and picture sleeves of singles from all over the world. The first 100 copies are numbered and include a copy of the Roger Waters picture sleeve single, Hello (I Love You), pressed in clear vinyl.


  72. Pink Floyd - The Press Reports 1966-1983

    Author: Vernon Fitch
    Publisher: CG Publishing, May 2001, ISBN 1-896522-72-6, 304 pages.
    Synopsis: Ever wonder what the band members, themselves, were saying about their activities as they were happening? In this book are hundreds of band interviews, compiled for the first time from the major music papers during the years 1966 through 1983. Also reported in this book are record reviews, reviews of significant live performances, reports of band projects, and more, in a chronological history of Pink Floyd as told in the news articles of the time. A must read.

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    Pink Floyd - The Press Reports


  73. Pink Floyd - The Records

    Author: Andreas Kraska
    Publisher: Buchverlag Michael Schwinn, 1988, ISBN 3-925077-10-3, 201 pages.
    Synopsis: An excellent German book, written in German, that includes discographies from Germany, U.K., Italy, U.S., and Japan of Pink Floyd singles, EPs, LPs, and CDs. Also includes a discography of vinyl bootlegs, plus a Pink Floyd biography, and lists of fanzines and tour dates.


  74. Pink Floyd Revealed

    Author: Ian Shirley
    Publisher: Fall River Press, 2009, U.S., hardcover, ISBN 978-1-4351-1772-3, 204 pages.
    Synopsis: A history of Pink Floyd in words and pictures. Includes full color pictures of the band and memorabilia.


  75. Pink Floyd - REX Collections

    Editor: Edited by Marcus Hearn
    Publisher: Reynolds & Hearn, 2008, Hardcover, ISBN 9781905287499, 160 pages.
    Synopsis: A book of photographs of Pink Floyd from a large British photographic picture library. Includes photos of the band from 1967-2007.


  76. Pink Floyd - storie e segreti

    Authors: The Lunatics
    Publisher: Giunti, 2012, Hardcover, ISBN 978-88-09-77374-5, 255 pages.
    Synopsis: A book of stories and secrets about Pink Floyd. Written in Italian, this book features a variety of pictures of rare Pink Floyd memorabilia, and a collection of stories about the band.


  77. Pink Floyd - Shine On

    Authors: Compiled by Nick Mason, David Gilmour and Storm Thorgerson
    Publisher: A book that accompanies the Pink Floyd-Shine On CD Boxed Set, 1992, 112 pages.
    Synopsis: The story so far, including history, lyrics and photos.


  78. Pink Floyd Story

    Author: Giancarlo Radice
    Publisher: Gammalibri Milano, 1984, 111 pages.
    Synopsis: An Italian book, written in Italian, about Pink Floyd.


  79. Pink Floyd - Story & Discography

    Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd., Japanese Exceed Press Pop Culture Series, 1999, ISBN 4-89369-739-0, 160 pages.
    Synopsis: This Pink Floyd book, written in Japanese, includes the history and a discography of Pink Floyd. Although this is a Japanese book, the discography is of the British releases. Includes albums, singles, and session work, with pictures.


  80. Pink Floyd - Ta Keimena Ton Tparoyaion Me Th Metaopaeh Toye

    Author: Exodoaels Eynyiwrn
    Publisher: A. Zuyouayac, Greece, 95 pages.
    Synopsis: A Greek book of Pink Floyd lyrics, all in Greek. Covers Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, and The Wall. Some illustrations.


  81. Pink Floyd - Tear-Out Photo Book

    Publisher: Oliver Books, U.K., 1993, ISBN: 1 870049 51 9, 44 pages.
    Synopsis: A large full color book of 20 tear-out photos of Pink Floyd. Includes a bit of Pink Floyd history on the back of each photo.


  82. Pink Floyd Tour Folders & Concert Programmes

    Author: Vernon Fitch / The Pink Floyd Archives
    Publisher: PFA, 1998, 68 pages.
    Synopsis: A privately issued booklet listing Pink Floyd and related tour folders and concert programmes. Each programme is listed with photo, title, venue, date, size, number of pages, color, paper, and program information.


  83. Pink Floyd - Viaje al Sonido

    Author: Jordi Sierra i Fabra
    Publisher: Musica de Nuestro Tiempo, Spain, 1976, ISBN 84-7175-101-1, 173 pages.
    Synopsis: A Spanish book written in Spanish about Pink Floyd. Includes a history, chronology, and a brief discography.


  84. Pink Floyd - The Visual Documentary

    Authors: Miles and Andy Mabbett
    Publisher:
    Omnibus Press, 1980, ISBN 0-399-41001-4 (first edition)
    Omnibus Press, 1988, ISBN 0-7119-1444-3 (21st anniversary edition)
    Omnibus Press, 1994, ISBN 0-7119-4109-2, (25th Anniversary Edition)
    Synopsis: An excellent look at the history of Pink Floyd in pictures. This is a large full color book detailing the history of the band with many rare photos, a complete chronology and a comprehensive discography including solo works.


  85. Pink Floyd - The Wall

    Publisher: Avon Books, 1982, ISBN 0-380-81521-4
    Synopsis: A U.K. book with the complete lyrics and action stills from the movie The Wall.


  86. Pink Floyd - The Wall 80 / 81 - Performed Live - A Visual Documentary

    Publisher: Music Minded, Netherlands, March 2000, 84 pages.
    Synopsis: A limited edition book of 750 copies made for the presentation of Is There Anybody Out There?, March 23, 2000 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. This book contains photographs of Pink Floyd performing The Wall live, by Hjalmar den Ouden, Bert Hankes, and Peter Koks.


  87. Pink Floyd The Wall - Behind the Wall Retrospective

    Photographer: Photographs by David Appleby
    Publisher: Mind Head Publishing, England, 2012, softcover, 56 pages.
    Synopsis: A collection of 47 photographs taken by on-site photographer, David Appleby, during the making of the movie, Pink Floyd The Wall.


  88. Pink Floyd - The Wall - In the Studio, On Stage, and On Screen

    Authors: Jeff Bench & Daniel O'Brien
    Publisher: Reynolds & Hearn, 2004, ISBN 1-903111-82-X, 142 pages
    Synopsis: A book about The Wall. Includes a look at concept albums, and the various versions of The Wall.


  89. Pink Floyd - The Wall - Press Information

    Publisher: 1982, MGM, 53 pages
    Synopsis: A collection of promotional materials for the Pink Floyd movie The Wall. Includes The Making of the Film, Brick by Brick, From My View by Alan Parker, complete credits, the story, Pink Floyd discography, biographies, and 13 promo photos.


  90. Pink Floyd - The Wall screenplay

    Author: Roger Waters
    Publisher: Draft - May 8, 1981, 117 pages
    Synopsis: The original screenplay for The Wall movie by Roger Waters. Includes explanations of scenes, lyrics, and rough sketches of ideas.


  91. Pink Floyd - The Wall 20. Yil Ozel Baski

    Authors: Necmiye Ucansoy and Nedime Harmandagli
    Publisher: Studyo Imge, Turkey, 2000, ISBN: 975-7437-23-9, 440 pages
    Synopsis: A Turkish book, written in Turkish, about Pink Floyd. Includes a background of the band, interviews with band members, analysis of albums, pictures, and complete lyrics in both English and Turkish.


  92. Pink Floyd - Through the eyes of . . . the band, its fans, friends and foes

    Author: Edited by Bruno MacDonald
    Publisher: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1996, ISBN 0 283 06273 8, 348 pages.
    Synopsis: An interesting collection of articles written about Pink Floyd from all the different years of their existence. Includes articles from Melody Maker, New Musical Express, Disc and Music Echo, International Times, Rolling Stone, Spin, ICE, Sounds, The Amazing Pudding and more.


  93. Pink Floyd - Welcome to the Machine

    Author: Jordi Bianciotto
    Publisher: Colleccion Imagenes de Rock, Editorial La Mascara 1994, ISBN 84-7974-081-7, 80 pages.
    Synopsis: Spanish book, written in Spanish, about the history of Pink


  94. Pink Floyd - World Tour Itinerary September-October 1987

    Synopsis: An itinerary for the Pink Floyd World Tour from September 7, 1987 through October 23, 1987. Includes travel schedule, band personnel, production personnel, tour contacts, calendar, band and staff notes, FBO and flight times, and telenet numbers. 51 pages.


  95. Pink Floyd - World Tour Itinerary October-December 1987

    Synopsis: An itinerary for the Pink Floyd World Tour from October 24th through December 12th, 1987. Includes travel schedule, band personnel, production personnel, tour contacts, calendar, band and staff notes, FBO and flight times, and telenet numbers. 68 pages.


  96. The Piper at the Gates of Dawn

    Author: John Cavanagh
    Publisher: Continuum Books, 2003, ISBN 0-8264-1497-4, 124 pages.
    Synopsis: A book about Pink Floyd's first album, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn. Includes a look at the songs, how they were recorded, the cover art, and the band at the time.


  97. Rockklassiekers - Pink Floyd

    Author: Wouter Bessels
    Publisher: Rockklassiekers, 2015, NL, paperback, ISBN 9 789074 274777, 244 pages.
    Synopsis: A book about Pink Floyd written in Dutch. Part 1 covers Pink Floyd history. Part 2 looks at the band members solo works. Includes a discography and biography.


  98. The Rough Guide to Pink Floyd

    Author: Toby Manning
    Publisher: Rough Guides, September 2006, U.K., paperback, ISBN 1-84353-575-0, 300 pages.
    Synopsis: A guide to a variety of Pink Floyd information. Includes chapters on band history, albums, top 50 songs, soundtracks, compilations, bootlegs, films, books, websites, and tribute bands.


  99. Saucerful of Secrets - The Pink Floyd Odyssey

    Author: Nicholas Schaffner
    Publisher:
    1) Harmony Books, 1991, first edition hardcover, ISBN 0-517-57608-2, 348 pages.
    2) Nepatejibctbo Ceprer Koejioba, Russia, 1998, hardcover, ISBN 5-901013-01-8, 365 pages. (Russian translation)
    Synopsis: A biography of Pink Floyd. Includes many behind-the-scenes stories about the band and insights into their music. Also includes photos, a selected discography with peak chart positions and a collection of great setlists.


  100. `Speak to Me': The Legacy of Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon

    Author: Edited by Russell Reising
    Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2005, softcover, ISBN 0-7546-4019-1, 251 pages.
    Synopsis: A collection of essays by university scholars about The Dark Side of the Moon. Includes general discussions, musical and structural discussions, theoretical discussions, and the influence of Dark Side of the Moon on contemporary musicians.


  101. The Treasures of Pink Floyd

    Author: Glenn Povey
    Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd., 2012, hardcover, ISBN 978-1-78097-123-0, 63 pages.
    Synopsis: A look at Pink Floyd memorabilia through the years. Includes brief essays about the albums, songs, musicians, and a collection of facsimile memorabilia. Also features photos of the band from the different time periods.


  102. Tearing Down the Wall-The Contemporary Guide to Decoding Pink Floyd The Wall-One Brick at a Time

    Author: Mark Yoshimoto Nemcoff
    Publisher: Wordsushi Books, 2012, softcover, ISBN 9781934602270, 180 pages.
    Synopsis: An analysis of the Pink Floyd album, The Wall, song by song.


  103. Which One's Pink

    Author: by Phil Rose
    Publisher: Collector's Guide Publishing, 1998, 1-89652217-3, 192 pages
    Synopsis: An analysis of the concept albums of Roger Waters and Pink Floyd. Covers The Dark Side of the Moon through The Final Cut.