Fiber/Textile Source List for Re-enactors.

Re-enactor's Source List for Fiber Preparation and 18th-Century Textiles

Aspin, Chris. The Woolen Industry. Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1982. ISBN 0 85263 598 2.

Baines, Patricia Flax and linen. Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1985. ISBN 0 85263 727 6.

Baines, Patricia Spinning Wheels, Spinners & Spinning. Robin and Russ Handweavers, McMinnville, OR, 1976.

Bemiss, Elijah The Dyer's Companion. Dover Publications, NY, 1973.ISBN 0486-20601-7. (originally published 1815).

Bennett, Helen. Scottish Knitting. Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1986. ISBN 0 85263 784 5.

Benson, Anna and Neil Warburton Looms and Weaving. Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1986. ISBN 0 85263 753 5.

Bush, Nancy. Folk Socks: The History and Techniques of Handknitted Footwear. Interweave Press, Inc. Loveland, C. l994. ISBN 0-934026-97-1.

Bronson, J. and Bronson, R. Early American Weaving and Dyeing: The Domestic Manufacturer's Assistant and Family Directory in the Arts of Weaving and Dyeing. Dover Publications, Inc., NY, 1977. (Originally published 1817).

Casselman, Karen Leigh. Craft of the Dyer: Color from Plants and Lichens. Dover Publications, Inc., NY, 1993. ISBN 0-486-27606-6.

Channing, Marion L The Magic of Spinning: How to Do It Yourself with the Emphasis on Wool, the History of Spinning and Other Facts. Channing Books, Marion MA, 1978. ISBN 0-9600496-0-6.

Channing, Marion The Textile Tools of Colonial Homes. Channing Books, Marion MA, 1971. ISBN 0-9600496-1.

Davidson, Mary Frances. The Dye-Pot. Published by Author, Rt. 3, Gatlinburg, TN. 37738, 1976.

Dozer, Iris. "Wonderful Worsted". Spin-Off; June 1983:32-38. Interweave Press, Inc. Loveland, CO.

Farrell, Jeremy. Socks and Stockngs. B.T. Batsford Ltd., London, England, 1992. ISBN 0 7134 6665 0.

Fournier, Nola and Jane. In Sheep's Clothing a Handspinner's Guide to Wool. Interweave Press, Inc., Loveland, CO. l995. ISBN 1 883010 11 X.

Fryer, Linda G. Knitting by the Fireside and on the Hillside A History of the Shetland Hand Knitting Industry c. 1600 - 1950. Shetland Times, Ltd., Lerwick, Shetland, England. ISBN 1 898852 01 4.

Gibson-Roberts, Priscilla A. "Woolcombing in the Peasant Way". Spin-Off; June 1988:42-46. Interweave Press, Inc., Loveland, Co.

Grierson, Su. Dyeing and Dyestuffs. Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1989 ISBN 0 85263 978 3.

Hartly, Marie, and Joan Ingilby. The Old Hand-knitters of the Dales (with an introduction to the Early History of Knitting). Dalesman Books, (Clapham, Lancaster, England. 1991 (originally published 1951) ISBN 1 85568 021 1.

Henson, Elizabeth. British Sheep Breeds. Shire Publications Ltd., Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1986 ISBN 0 85263 779 9.

Hochberg, Bette. Spin Span Spun. Fact and Folklore for Spinners and Weavers. Published by Bette Hochberg, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, 1979. ISBN 0-9600990-3-4.

Leadbeater, Eliza Spinning and Spinning Wheels. Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1979. ISBN 0 85263 469 2.

Liles, J.N. The Art and Craft of Natural Dyeing: Traditional Recipes for Modern Use. University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, TN 1990. ISBN 0-87049-670-0.

MacDonald, Anne L, No Idle Hands: The Social History of American Knitting. Ballentine Books, NY. 1988. ISBN 0-345 36253-5.

Mellaart, James. The Neolithic of the Near East. Charles Scribners Sons, New York. 1977.

Palmer, Marilyn. Framework Knitting. Shire Publications Ltd, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England, 1984. ISBN 0 85263 668 7.

Paludan, Lis. Crochet: History and Technique. Interweave Press, Inc. Loveland, CO. 1995. ISBN 1-883010-09-8.

Ponting, Kenneth. Sheep of the World in Colour. Blandford Press, Poole, Dorset, England, 1980. ISBN 0 7137 0941 3.

Pulliam, Deborah. "Moving from Hand Cards to Industrialization". Spin-Off; Fall 1992:75-77. Interweave Press, Inc.. Loveland, CO.

Ross, Mabel. Encyclopedia of Handspinning. Interweave Press, Inc. Loveland, CO. ISBN 0-934026-32-7.

Rutt, Richard. A History of Handknitting. Interweave Press, Inc. Loveland, CO. ISBN 0 934026 35 1.

Stockham, Peter. Early Nineteenth Century Crafts and Trades. Dover Publications, NY. 1992. ISBN 0-486-27293-1. (originally published 1807).

Stockham, Peter. Little Book of Early American Crafts and Trades. Dover Publications, NY. 1976. ISBN 0 486 23336 7. (originally published 1807).

Stockharn, Peter. Old-Time Crafts and Trades, Dover Publications, N Y:. 1992. ISBN 0 486 27398 9. (originally published 1807).

Sullivan, Catherine. Legacy of the Machault: A Collection of 18th Century Artifacts. Minister of the Environment, Ottowa, Canada, 1986. ISBN 0 60 12067 4.

Teal, Peter. Hand Woolcombing and Spinning: A Guide to Worsteds from the Spinning Wheel. Blandford Press, NY 1976. ISBN 1 56659 052 3.

Whiting, Gertrude. Old Time Tools & Toys of Needlework. Dover Publications, New York. 1971. ISBN 0 486 22517 8 (originally published 1928).

Willison, George F. Saints and Strangers. Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, 1945.

Bibliography © 1997, Phyllis and Paul Dickinson