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Books

 

Crochet Patterns  

'Crochet Patterns'

by James Walters
Queen Anne Press, 1976
paperback – now out of print

227x300mm, 48pp:18 innovative projects (garments)

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Crochet Patterns  

'Crochet Patterns'

by James Walters introducing patterns by Sylvia Cosh
Macdonald & Janes, 1978
ISBN 0354 08534 4 (hardback) – now out of print

230x306mm, 144pp:51 innovative projects, including those in the paperback (garments, accessories and household items)

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Crochet Workshop  

'Crochet Workshop'

by James Walters
Sidgwick & Jackson, 1979
ISBN 0 283 98396 5 (hard & softback) – now out of print

198x255mm, 256pp:a comprehensive manual of crochet technique

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Crochet  

'Crochet'

by James Walters & Sylvia Cosh
Octopus, 1980
ISBN 0 7064 1347 4 – now out of print

225x289mm, 80pp: techniques with over 20 projects designed by Gidela Banbury, Kathleen Basford, José Butler, Amanda Cosh, Sylvia Cosh, Muriel Kent, Heather Lickley, Nancy Palmer-Jones and James Walters

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The Harmony Guide to Crochet Stitches  

'The Harmony Guide to Crochet Stitches'

compiled by James Walters & Sylvia Cosh
Lyric Books, 1986
ISBN 07111 0028 4 (paperback) – this edition no longer in print

212x297mm, 96pp: the original volume of the Stitch Dictionary which the publishers extended to become a series without our involvement

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The Crochet Sweater Book  

'The Crochet Sweater Book'

by Sylvia Cosh with James Walters
Dorling Kindersley, 1987, ISBN 0 86318 201 1
Crown Publishers, NY, NY, 1987, ISBN 0-517-56478-5
– both now out of print

220x297, 128pp: over 30 original innovative designer patterns by Sylvia

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The Crochet Workbook  

The Crochet Workbook

by Sylvia Cosh & James Walters
B T Batsford, 1989, ISBN 07134 59158
St Martin's Press, NY, NY,1989, ISBN 0-312-04032-6
– both now out of print
Le Temps Apprivoisé, Paris, ISBN 2-283-58952-5 ('Le Crochet')
(in French)

220x248mm, 96pp: no patterns, but an exploration of techniques from first steps all the way to fully creative and expressive forms and structures, including "Scrumbling" with colour and texture - our original approach to free-form fabric-making with a hook!

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The
background image
on this page
is a detail of James's
'Aran' sweater
 

In the USA, Susan Vazquez at The Wool Room in New York can sometimes obtain them – email The Wool Room for information or to visit The Wool Room website.

Otherwise, if you don't get lucky at your local library or you must have your own personal copy, you may need to contact a good Search Service such as:

Avril Whittle,
Swarthgill House, Garsdale, Sedbergh, Cumbria LA10 5PD, UK
(remember to enclose your SSAE)
Phone: +44 (0)15396 20026 Fax: +44 (0)15396 21770

or try online at:

http://www.amazon.com/
http://www.bibliofind.com
http://www.abebooks.com


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