Bibliography of Henry Ginsburg


1967 Thai literary tales derived from the Sanskrit Tantropakhyana with special reference to the Pisacapakaranam. Master’s Thesis, University of Hawaii.
1971 The Sudhana-Manohara tale in Thai: a comparative study based on two texts from the National Library, Bangkok, and Wat Machimawat, Songkhla. Ph.D. thesis, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.
1989 Thai manuscript painting. London: British Library.
2000 Thai art and culture: historic manuscripts from western collections. London: British Library.
2006 Siam in trade and war: royal maps of the nineteenth century. Narisa Chakrabongse, Henry Ginsburg … [et al]. Bangkok: River Books.

Journal articles and chapters in books

1972 The Manora dance-drama: an introduction. Journal of the Siam Society, Vol. 60, Pt. 2 (July 1972), pp. 169 –181.
1975 The Thai tales of Nang Tantrai and the Pisaca tales. Journal of the Siam Society, Vol. 63, Pt. 2 (July 1975), pp. 279 –314.
1985 Low in Thailand. FMR America no. 13, July/August 1985, p. 125.
1985 Thailand and Cambodia. Buddhism: art and faith. Edited by W Zwalf. London: British Museum Publications, pp. 175 –186.
1987 The Sudhana-Manohara tale in Thai. Lāi Sū Thai: essays in honour of E H S Simmonds. Edited by Jeremy H C S Davidson. London: School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, pp. 116 –128.
1993 Elephant manuscript restoration progresses. OIOC Newsletter, No. 48 –49 (Autumn 1993), p. 18. [A short note on the ‘reunification’ of illustrations from a Thai manuscript treatise on elephants in the British Library, Or.13652.]
2003 A monk travels to heaven and hell. Pearls of the Orient: Asian treasures from the Wellcome Library. Edited by Nigel Allan. London: The Wellcome Trust, pp. 145 –160
2005 Ayutthaya painting. The Kingdom of Siam: the art of Central Thailand, 1350 –1800. San Francisco: Asian Art Museum, pp. 94 –109
2006 Manuscript chests from Thailand and Burma; A royal Thai letter. A cabinet of oriental curiosities: an album for Graham Shaw from his colleagues. Edited by Annabel Teh Gallop. London: British Library, [nos.] 32 –33.


1973 Review of: Ten lives of the Buddha: Siamese temple paintings and Jataka tales, Elizabeth Wray, Clare Rosenfield and Dorothy Bailey (New York: Weatherhill, 1972). The Journal of Asian Studies, Vol. 32, No. 3 (May 1973), pp. 559 –561.
1974 Review of: Hindu gods of peninsular Siam, Stanley J O’Connor, Jr. (Ascona: Artibus Asiae, 1972). Oriental Art, New Series, Vol. 20, No. 3 (Autumn 1974), p. 318.
1990 Review of: Thai and Cambodian sculpture, from the 6th to the 14th century, Martin Lerner and Wolfgang Felten (London: Philip Wilson, 1989). Oriental Art, 11, p. 147.
1991 New York and Washington: Indonesian art. The Burlington magazine, Vol. 133, No. 1060 (July 1991), pp. 480-482. [A review of three major touring exhibitions: The sculpture of Indonesia, Court arts of Indonesia and Beyond the Java Sea.]

Reviews of books by Henry Ginsburg

1990 Brown, Robert L. Review of: Thai manuscript painting. In: Journal of Asian Culture, 14, pp. 90 –92.
1991 Guy, John. Review of: Thai manuscript painting. In: Orientations, Vol.22, No.3 (March 1991), p.73 –76.
2001 Raendchen, Jana. Review of: Thai art and culture: historic manuscripts from Western Collections. In: Tai Culture International Review on Tai Cultural Studies, Vol. 6 (2001), pp. 383 –384.