MACMILLAN PUBLISHERS-St. Martin's Books: The Knitting Encyclopedia. This comprehensive guide for all knitters will be the only knitting reference ever needed! Start with all the basics then move to intermediate and more advanced techniques. It includes clear full- color photographs and step-by-step instructional diagrams throughout. Also included are 30 knitting patterns from beginner to advanced plus a stitch dictionary with a full range of stitches. Author: Claire Montgomerie. Hardcover, spiral-bound, 224 pages. Imported.