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Bibliography of Lacemaking Books

This is not a comprehensive list; just some of the books which I have found to be most useful.
It does not include the many that are primarily pattern books.

Bobbin Lace Techniques - for the less experienced lacemaker:
Introduction to Torchon Lace.Alison TolsonThe Lace Guild
Braid lace for Today.Jennifer FisherDryad
Torchon Lace for Today.Jenifer FisherKangaroo Press
Bobbin Lace Braid.Gil DyeBatsford
Introduction to Bobbin lacemakingRosemary ShepherdBatsford
Torchon Lace Workbook.Bridget CookBatsford
Bedfordshire Basic Instruction Book.Barbara UnderwoodThe Lace Guild
An Introduction to Bucks Point Lace.Jean LeaderThe Lace Guild
Specialised Bobbin Lace Techniques:
Introducing Traditional Bedfordshire Lace in 20 LessonsBarbara UnderwoodRuth Bean
Traditional Bedfordshire LaceBarbara UnderwoodRuth Bean
Building Torchon LaceBridget CookBatsford
Flanders laceMary NivenDryad
Binche LaceMichal GuisianaBatsford
Designing for Bruges Flower laceEdna SuttonDryad
Milanese lace an IntroductionPat Read & Lucy KincaidBatsford
Introduction to Honiton laceSusanne ThompsonBatsford
A Visual Introduction to Bucks Point LaceGeraldine StottBatsford
Bobbin Lace Design:
Drafting Torchon Lace PatternsAlexandra StillwellDryad
Pattern Design for Torchon LaceJane Atkinson Batsford
Dare to DesignAnne DyerWesthope College
Other Lace Techniques
Needlemade LacesPat EarnshawWard Lock
Technique of Teneriffe LaceAlexandra StillwellBatsford
The Art of Shetland LaceSarah DonBatsford
Encyclopaedia of NeedleworkTherese de DillmontDMC
Lace Identification:
Identification and Care of Bobbin and NeedlelacesPat EarnshawBatsford
Lace Machines and Machine LacesPat EarnshawBatsford
How to Recognise Machine LacePat EarnshawGorse Publications
Chart for lace Identification & the Meshes of Handmade LaceE. Lolita EvelethBritta Dorothy Jeppson

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