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Archer, H, 1927, Fisherman's Handy Billy, Published by Fishing Vessel Owners' Association, Hull

Compton, Rae, 1983, The complete Book of Traditional Guernsey and Jersey Knitting, B.T. Batsford Ltd., London

Drake-Carnell, Francis, 1939, It's and Old Scottish Custom, Peter Davis, London

Harrison, Isabel, 19 ...that's fit I can mine: growing up in Buckie in the 1930s

Harvey, Michael & Compton, Rae, n.d., Fisherman Knitting, Shire Publications Ltd

Munro, Henrietta and Compton, Rae, 1983, They Lived by the Sea: Folklore and Ganseys of the Pentland Firth, Printed by The Northern Times Ltd., Golspie,Sutherland, Scotland

Pearson, Michael, 1984, Traditional Knitting: Aran, Fair Isle and fisher ganseys, Collins, London, Glasgow & Syndey

Thompson, Gladys, 1955, Guernsey and Jersey Patterns, B.T. Batsford Ltd., London

Thompson, Gladys, 1969/79, Pattens for Guernseys, Jerseys & Arans: fishermen's sweaters from the British Isles, Dover Publications, New York


Poggie, J J, Jr, Pollnac, R B and Gersuny, Carl, Risk as a Basis for Taboos among Fishermen in Southern New England, Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 1976, 15 (3), p258 (footnote).