1 The University Jew (Joint Chaplaincy Commission to the Universities, 1966).
2 Hebrew Poems from Spain. Introduction, notes and translation by David Goldstein. (London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1965.) Revised, expanded and reprinted as The Jewish Poets of Spain, 900-1250 (Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 19 71); reprinted 1982.
3 The Religion of the Jews (Milton Keynes: Open University Press, 1978).
4 Jewish Folklore and Legend (London: Hamlyn, 1980). Revised and reprinted as Jewish Mythology (1987).
5 Hebrew Manuscript Painting (London: The British Library, 1985).
6 Hebrew Incunables in the British Isles: a Preliminary Census (London: The British Library, 1985).
7 The Ashkenazi Haggadah. Introduction, notes, transcription and English translation by David Goldstein. (London: Thames and Hudson, 1985.)
8 Studies in Eastern European Jewish Mysticism by J. Weiss. Edited by David Goldstein. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985.)
9 The Wisdom of the Zohar. English translation from the Hebrew edition by Isaiah Tishby. 3 vols. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, forthcoming.)
Articles and essays
1 'Judaism' in Man and his Gods: Encyclopaedia of the World's Religions. General editor, G. Parrinder. (London: Hamlyn, 1971.)
2 'Longevity, the rainbow and Immanuel of Rome', Hebrew Union College Annual 42 (1971) 243-50.
2 'The Jews' in Our Religion. Edited by H.A. Guy. (London: Dent, 1973.)
3 'The citations of Judah ben Solomon ha-Cohen in the Commentary to Genesis of Rabbenu Bahya ben Asher', Journal of Jewish Studies 26 (1975) 105-12.
4 Introduction to The Song of Songs. Translated by Peter Jay. (London: Anvil Press, 1975)
5 'A possible autograph of Moses ben Mordecai Galante', Studies in Bibliography and Booklore 13 (1980) 17-19.
6 Introduction to The Book of Proverbs with the Commentary of Immanuel of Rome. A facsimile of the Naples edition, 1487. (Jerusalem: Y.L. Magnes Press, 1981.)
7 'The commentary of Judah ben Solomon Hakohen ibn Matqah to Genesis, Psalms and Proverbs', Hebrew Union College Annual 52 (1981) 203-52.
8 'The Poppelauer catalogues of Hebraica and Judaica', The British Library Journal 7 (1981) 182-6.
9 'Hebrew printed books in the Library of Westminster Abbey', Miscellanies of the Jewish Historical Society of England 12 (1982) 151-4.
10 'Solomon the philosopher in medieval Hebrew texts' in Tradition, transition, transmission: jubilee volume in honor of Dr LO. Lehman (Cincinnati: s.n., 1983) 27-33.
11 'The Barcelona Haggadah' FMR 10 (April 1985) 93-124.
12 'On translating God's name', in The Translator's Art. Edited by W. Radice andB. Reynolds (Penguin, 1987) 72-80. In addition, many book reviews in The Times Literary Supplement, The Library, The Jewish Chronicle, The Jewish Quarterly, The Jewish Observer, Middle East Review, Pointer, European Judaism, etc.; television programmes such as The Passover of the Yemeni Jews for the Open University; radio broadcasts and innumerable lectures. Works in press or in progress included A Talmudic Anthology.