Author:Robert Scott Burn with an Introduction By Ian Pritchett


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Masonry, Bricklaying, and Plastering

By: Robert Scott Burn with an Introduction By Ian Pritchett

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Dorset, UK, Donhead Publishing Ltd: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 020119

ISBN: 1873394489

Condition: Brand New

Robert Scott Burn wrote this book in 1871 at a time of great developments in science, industry and exploration, and when materials for engineering and building were constantly being improved and replaced. It offers, therefore, an interesting and useful coverage not only of traditional techniques and materials such as stone, brick and pisé. It also examines the developments in the use of cement for wall covering, as well as cement blocks to be used as artificial stone. This new reprint of the original work contains over 400 pages of text dealing with materials, practical construction technique... View more info