Practical Building Conservation: Stone

Practical Building Conservation: Stone

English Heritage

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See other items by same publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd


  • ISBN
  • Format
  • Language
  • Pages
  • Publisher
  • Date Published
  • 9780754645528
  • Hardback
  • English
  • 348
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Mar 2012
Stone considers the wide variety of historical uses, from simple masonry walling through to elaborate carving and decoration. The book considers why stone decays or fails and how to assess and understand the causes, before concentrating on the practical methods of treatment, repair and maintenance.