Betty Barnden is a needlecraft designer. She has written books on knitting, crochet and embroidery and continues to inspire crocheters all over the world.
This book is an illustrated reference book. Over 200 crochet stitches are explained in full, each accompanied by a photographed sample and easy to follow symbol charts.
There are additional chapters on basic techniques and materials, a stitch selector and a how to use section for beginners and experts alike.
The terminology is UK but accompanying symbols are universal.