Some historic needlecraft books are available in Kindle format at no cost.
Here is what I found on Amazon.com:
The Ladies' Knitting and Netting Book by Miss Watts
Spool Knitting by Mary A. McCormack
The New Guide to Knitting & Crochet by Marie Jane Cooper
The Bath Tatting Book by P. P.
The Art of Modern Lace Making by The Butterick Publishing Co.
For a fun read...
Lace Curtain Cleaning A Successful Home Business by Mrs. Albert Leigh
Enjoy this resource, Debby