The Useful Arts Employed in the Construction of Dwelling Houses. Second Edition

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Author Anonymous
Title The Useful Arts Employed in the Construction of Dwelling Houses. Second Edition
Original Publication United Kingdom: John W. Parker,1851.
Contents The walls: stone and stone-work -- On the durability of stone buildings -- The walls: bricks and brick-work -- The roof: slates and other roof coverings -- The wood-work: growth and transport of timber -- The wood-work: carpentry -- The fire-place -- The windows and lead-work -- The interior: plastering and paper-hanging -- The interior: painting and gilding -- A model dwelling-house -- Fire-proof houses -- Miscellaneous processes.
Credits Charlene Taylor and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at https://www.pgdp.net (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive)
Language English
LoC Class NA: Fine Arts: Architecture
LoC Class TH: Technology: Building construction
Subject Architecture, Domestic
Subject Building materials
Subject Dwellings -- Design and construction
Category Text
EBook-No. 67636
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Most Recently Updated Mar 16, 2022
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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