A Treasury of Knitting Patterns, the book by Barbara G. Walker will help you to start designing your own projects. This book on knitting is organized into basic pattern groups, right from simple knit-purl combinations to ribbing, color-change patterns, slip stitch, and twist stitch. With the information and instructions on lace and cable stitch patterns, this book by Barbara G. Walker helps you become a pro in the activity of knitting. Learning from this book on knitting is simple and fun, thanks to its clear and concise directions. A Treasury of Knitting Patterns also features several excellent photographs, making it easier to follow instructions.
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The three volumes comprising Walker's knitting treasuries, published in 1968-72 by Scribner, have long been out of print. They have recently been reissued by Schoolhouse Press and should be seriously considered for purchase by large public libraries and textile collections.
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Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1968. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Early printing of the first edition quarter cloth hard cover with dust jacket, VG/G. Prior owner's name inked on front flyleaf. Jacket is good only, worn and chipped, now in a new mylar cover. 301pp., index, illustrations. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 054714
Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1968. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Second printing of the first edition quarter cloth hard cover with dust jacket, VG/VG. Clean, tight, crisp and unmarked copy showing slight use. Slightly rubbed at heel. Dust jacket has modest edgewear and several closed edge tears. Offered in new archival grade mylar cover. 301pp., index, illustrations. This is a nice copy of this reference work. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 23136