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General Hand Knitting Books

  • Big Book of Knitting - Katherina Buss
    (Impressive and encyclopedic.)

  • Vogue Knitting
    (Also comprehensive.)

  • Knitters' Handbook - Montse Stanley
    (Very useful.)

  • All knitting books by Mary Thomas
    (They are old, but very good.)

  • The Complete Book of Progressive Knitting - Ida Riley Duncan
    (This is also old, but excellent. It's full of templates for various knitted items.)

  • The June Hiatt Knitting Book
    (This is THE BEST, however it's out of print and costs about $200)

    You may want to return to Recommended Knitting Books.