By F G Dimes

One of many difficulties which beset the sensible conservation of stone constructions is the fragmentation of the disciplines concerned. This booklet, with either volumes now to be had as one necessary paperback, brings those disciplines jointly via the involvement of members with various reports and techniques to a similar material.



half one is an creation to the complexities and historical past historical past of stone conservation through the main entire description but produced of the development and ornamental stones utilized in the British Isles.

In half , practitioners concerned about stone conservation describe ways that significant structural masonry difficulties, secondary construction difficulties and diverse stone floor stipulations could be taken care of. various development varieties and environments has been used to make sure that the huge scope of universal difficulties is roofed. This moment a part of the e-book may be of sensible worth to artwork historians, archaeologists, architects, surveyors and engineers, masonry contractors and sculpture conservators in fixing difficulties and in studying to exploit every one other's talents and event.

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