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1979 cover scanned from my private collection


  • The Spindle
  • The Great Wheel
  • The U-flyer
  • The Bobbin-Flyer Wheel
  • European Wheels
  • North American Wheels
  • Wool Tools
  • Flax Tools
  • Accessories
  • Further Reading
  • Places to Visit

Title: SHIRE ALBUM: Spinning and Spinning Wheels, Book No. 43
Author/Designer: Eliza Leadbeater
Format/Publication Date: TPB:1979
Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd., Princes Risbourough, UK
Language: English
Page Count: 32
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 8 1/4" x 5 3/4"
ISBN: 0852634692

SUMMARY- All photos(and there are a lot) are black-and-white. This book is a nice overview of the gamut of spinning accessories. It isn't exhaustive, but it is a great primer.