The Pevsner Architectural Guides are a series of guide books to the architecture of Great Britain and Ireland.
The Pevsner Architectural Guides are a series of guide books to the architecture of Great Britain and Ireland. Begun in the 1940s by the art historian Sir Nikolaus Pevsner, the 46 volumes of the original Buildings of England series were published between 1951 and 1974. The series was then extended to Scotland, Wales and Ireland in the late 1970s.
Architectural Salvage: . .has been added to your Cart. While this book has some very good technical information about some of the materials and structural elements of houses that are found it salvage yards, it's written for the UK market.
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Architectural Salvage book
Architectural Salvage book. This informative guide tells you everything you need to know about tracking down and purchasing reclaimed building materials of all kinds, including bricks, roof and floor tiles Whether you live in a Georgian town house, a Victorian terraced property, or a 1930s semi, when it comes to carrying out repair and refurbishment work it is always better to use original materials.
The e industry was born out of a sense that lovely things were going to waste, some of them the .
The e industry was born out of a sense that lovely things were going to waste, some of them the fruits of empire. Between 1840 and 1940 Britain imported more than half of all timber exports worldwide, including centuries-old, first-growth timber for public buildings now being demolished, says Thornton Kay of Salvo, an service. Outfits hired to knock down a building routinely recycle metals or valuable bits and will set such profits against their own fees. But ideally, salvage firms need time to scope out doomed buildings before the wrecking crews move in.
Salvaged items of the same vintage as the house are more likely to be in keeping with the building because their surface ageing makes them match and blend better than modern materials, and they may be of higher quality and craftsmanship.
Salvage the Bones is an intense book, with powerful, direct prose that dips into poetic metapho. e are immersed in Esch’s world, a world in which birth and death nestle close, where there is little safety except that which the siblings create for each other. That close-knit familial relationship is vivid and compelling, drawn with complexities and detail’ Los Angeles Times.
Coles unearths Britain’s involvement in the recent ethnic cleansing of Tamil civilians by the Sri Lankan government, the invasion of Somalia by Somali and Ethiopian warlords, and Indonesia’s atrocities in Papua. He also exposes the extensive use of drones for murder and intimidation across the Middle East and elsewhere. Britain’s Secret Wars is essential reading for anyone who wants to dig beneath the surface of current events.
Author: T.J. Kay,H.J. Matravers
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Publisher: Imprint unknown (June 1991)
Pages: 32 pages
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