Many books have been published about the work of Sir Nigel Gresley.  Many are picture books or repeat information published earlier.  The list that follows is of more substantial works and is thought to give a balanced view of the man and his work.

The Locomotives of Sir Nigel Gresley, O S Nock, The Railway Publishing Co. 1946

Nigel Gresley, Locomotive Engineer, F A S Brown, Ian Allan, 1962

Master Builders of Steam, (chapter two), H A V Bulleid, Ian Allan, 1964

Gresley’s Coaches, Michael Harris, David & Charles, 1973

The Gresley Influence, Geoffrey Hughes, Ian Allan, 1983

Trained by Sir Nigel Gresley, Eric Bannister, Dalesman  Publishing, 1984

Gresley and Stanier, John Bellwood and David Jenkinson, National Railway Museum, 1986

The Gresley Legacy, Martin Smith, Argus Books, 1992

Great Northern Locomotive History, Vol 3B, Norman Groves, RCTS, 1992

A Gresley Anthology, Geoffrey Hughes, Wild Swan, 1994

From Stirling to Gresley, F A S Brown, Oxford Publishing, 1994

Sir Nigel Gresley, The Engineer and his Family, Geoffrey Hughes, Oakwood Press, 2004