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Conservation of timber buildings

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pp. 256, inc. contents, appendix and indexes. The block is crisp and clean with no annotations or markings. The front and back covers show some typical shelf-wear in the form of scratching and rubbed marks, however there is no corner bumping.

In this authoritative volume, first published in 1984 and now reprinted by Donhead, the author looks at the various types of structure generally associated with the timber-frame tradition. He discusses repair techniques, the procedures of investigation, the preliminary survey and the structural survey, followed up by detailed case studies. The text is supported by numerous line illustrations and photographs. Architects, surveyors and craftsmen involved in the conservation of timber structures, whether it be the roof and internal framework of a medieval tithe barn or the half-timber wall of a seventeenth-century farmhouse, will find this both a beguiling and a practical reference work.

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Author(s):
Charles, F. W. B., Charles, Mary
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1873394179
ISBN-13:
9781873394175
Publisher:
Donhead

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pp. 256, inc. contents, appendix and indexes. The block is crisp and clean with no annotations or markings. The front and back covers show some typical shelf-wear in the form of scratching and rubbed marks, however there is no corner bumping.

In this authoritative volume, first published in 1984 and now reprinted by Donhead, the author looks at the various types of structure generally associated with the timber-frame tradition. He discusses repair techniques, the procedures of investigation, the preliminary survey and the structural survey, followed up by detailed case studies. The text is supported by numerous line illustrations and photographs. Architects, surveyors and craftsmen involved in the conservation of timber structures, whether it be the roof and internal framework of a medieval tithe barn or the half-timber wall of a seventeenth-century farmhouse, will find this both a beguiling and a practical reference work.

Author(s):
Charles, F. W. B., Charles, Mary
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1873394179
ISBN-13:
9781873394175
Publisher:
Donhead

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