http://www.dotmaker.co.uk/page9.htm which has * RARE VINTAGE BOOKS, EPHEMERA & PRINTS * and on the first page were TWO books we have here!
Make Do and Mend - Wartime Book which does what it says on the cover:
Mary Thomas Dictionary of Embroidery Stitches, which used to belong to
my Grandmother, this book dates from the 1950s:
This is definitely a site to look at again!
Another link from the same site: http://www.theschooloflife.com/