The literature on Santa Maria del Fiore and the related structures is considerable. We recommend the following:
La Cattedrale di S. Maria del Fiore a Firenze
- Vol. I edited by Francesco Gurrieri
- Vol. II edited by Cristina Acidini Luchinat
Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze 1994 - 1995
Il Battistero di S. Giovanni a Firenze
- Vol I and II edited by Antonio Paolucci
Cosimo Panini Editore - Modena 1994 (in Italian and english)
  Atti del VII Centenario del Duomo di Firenze
- Voll. I*,I**,II*,II** and III edited by Timothy Verdon and Annalisa Innocenti
EDIFIR - Florence 2001

Alla riscoperta di Piazza del Duomo in Firenze

Series directed by Maria Fossi - Todorow
- Vol. I trought VII edited by Timothy Verdon
Centro D - Florence 1992 - 1998
For further study and additional historical,artistic and institutional information, as well as for a fascinating virtual tour of the exterior and interior of the monumental complex see the CD:
  " Florence Cathedral and its Piazza"
  Produced by I.M.T. and the Archdiocese of Florence - Milan 2000