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This little book covers the essentials of spinning with a hand spindle, and many wheels. It covers preparing fibers, spinning, plying, skeining. It even covers novelty yarns. I'm not in any hurry to spin cattail or milkweed fluff, but this book tells you how!---from a reviewer on amazon

Until recently, I had absolutely no desire to learn to spin yarn. Why? I thought, when there’s so much perfectly wonderful yarn available, would I want to go to all the trouble to make my own? I can’t explain what happened. It sort of snuck up on me, this spin hunger. A friend gifted me …

This is a dye sample but is a good set up for a spinning sample. If the notch is 1" it would show wpi.