The Art of Weaving by Else Regensteiner
paperback, 194 pages, 1986
This is a comprehensive guide to the craft of weaving. In text, diagrams and examples of fine woven fabrics, the book offers complete coverage of the materials and equipment needed, the techniques used, and most important, the creative possibilities in weaving. Included are chapters on the warp; explaining the weaves (with sections on drafting, basic weaves, color patterns, and 8 harness twill); double weave; color and function; tapestry; rugs; and design.