Dylan to English Dictionary, by A.J. Weberman. New York, 2005. This curious resource would seem, at first glance, to be a basic reference work treating Dylan's lyrics to some form of translation. One only needs to read the very first paragraph of this work to learn that its author was
The Bob Dylan Encyclopedia, by Michael Gray. New York, 2006. Unlike The Dylan to English Dictionary, this book can be used as a real reference source to look up song titles, people, and other entries related to Dylan's life and work. Its aim is to "burrow into Dylan's art at
Keys to the Rain: The Definitive Bob Dylan Encyclopedia
Keys to the Rain: The Definitive Bob Dylan Encyclopedia, by Oliver Trager.
New York, 2004. "An encyclopedic source book providing details about the songs and albums recorded by one of the 20th century's most important artists."
The Mammoth Book of Bob Dylan, by Sean Egan. London, 2011.
"Interviews, essays, features and reviews from Dylan intimates and scholars such as John Bauldie, Michael Gray, Nat Hentoff and Jules Siegel are interspersed with new narrrative and reviews." ~ back cover
The Poetry of Rock: The Golden Years, by David R. Pichaske. Illinois, 1981. This 1981 book "recalls the days when rock was an art form and rock lyricists were poets." The chapter on Bob Dylan offers an interesting comparison between Dylan and rock musicians that emerged in the 1970s, noting