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Copper Pipe-Line Services in Building

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London., Copper Development Association: 1947

Edition: 6th impression

Sellers ID: 01582

Condition: Very Good


The purpose of this book was to collect in one volume much of the theoretical and practical information that was known about using Copper pipe in the building trade between its first issue in 1938 and this revised edition in 1947. This is a clean and tight copy. View more info

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Putting Back the Style: Directory of Authentic Renovation

By: Artley, Alexandra

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK., Evans Brothers Ltd: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02936

ISBN: 0237456036

Condition: Very Good


If you have a limited budget but you love old houses, this book is for you. Leading conservationists show the layman how to restore his ' ordinary' home with true historical accuracy, both inside and out, and care for it in such a way as to avoid any further damage. This book is totally practical. Each expert has ' done up' their own house and therefore knows the problems you face. Packed with vital information 'Putting back the Style ' is one of the most important source books available. The D/W is lightly faded on the spine and has some creasing to the head of the spine. View more info

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Crestwood Hills: The Chronicle of a Modern Utopia

By: Buckner, Cory

Price: £18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Angel City Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03016

ISBN: 1626400245

Condition: Very Good


In these pages, Cory Buckner shares the fascinating story of Crestwood Hills, displays defining photographs of many of the houses that has survived, and artfully demonstrates how idealism and modernist design merged at mid-century to create American architectural landmarks in Los Angeles. A good , clean tight copy. View more info

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English Architecture at a Glance.

By: Chatterton Frederick

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London UK, The Architectural Press: 1946

Edition: 5th Edition - 6th impression

Sellers ID: 02017

Condition: Good


The plain light brown boards shows signs of sun fading and markings with light wear to the spine corners. View more info

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Victorian Style

By: Crowley David

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Leicester, Silverdale Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 01269

ISBN: 1845092287

Condition: Good


An illustrated guide to the decorative styles of the period.The covers and page edges shows signs of light shelf wear, and the corners have been creased. View more info

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Building and Public Works Administration Estimating and Costing

By: Geddes Spence

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes Ltd: 1952

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 01598

Condition: Very Good


There is light shelf wear and a dedication on the fep. View more info

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Victorian Sensation: Or the Spectacular, the Shocking and the Scandalous in Nineteenth-Century Britain

By: Michael Diamond

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Anthem Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04629

ISBN: 1843310767

Condition: Very Good


Drawing on a wealth of primary material. the author explores the stories that impacted on Victorian society through the eyes of the contemporary media. The author shows that the spectacular, the shocking and the scandalous were as integral a part of society in the nineteenth century as they are today. There is light spotting on the inside of the d/w A good , and tight copy. View more info

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Suffolk's Historic Farms

By: Peter Hopper

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Breedon Books Publishing Co Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03665

ISBN: 1859834221

Condition: Near Fine


This carefully researched and wide-ranging look at some of Suffolk's most important historic farms will appeal to anyone with an interest in the history of the county and its agricultural life. There is light rippling to the base of the front of the D/W. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Royal Berkshire Hospital 1839-1989

By: Railton Margat

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Marshall Barr: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01294

ISBN: 0951437305

Condition: Very Good


Several dedications and christmas wishes inthe book and has had the price cut as an oblong on lower flap. View more info

Thatch: A Manual for Owners, Surveyors, Architects and Builders

By: Robert C. West

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1989

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03775

ISBN: 0715388495

Condition: Near Fine


In this book, Bob West is himself a Master Thatcher and Managing director of the Thatching advisory Service, dispels the general mystique surrounding thatch by outlining the basic principles of the craft. He goes on to explain clearly understood terms all the practical considerations: how to identify long -straw , combed-wheat- reed and water-reed thatch; how to maintain a thatched roof; how to assess its condition and any likely repairs; how to find and commission a thatcher; plus many other hints and tips such as how to minimise fire risk etc - all invaluable material for owners and surveyor... View more info

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Elements of Quantity Surveying

By: Willis. Arthur J.

Price: £16.50

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood & Son , Ltd.: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 01596

Condition: Good


There are faint white lines on the front cover.There is also shelf wear to the bottom of the covers and spine.This book also has a dedication in ink and pencil on the inside front board. View more info

More Avanced Quantity Surveying

By: Willis.F.S.I & J.arthur

Price: £16.50

Publisher: london, Crosby Lockwood & son ltd: 1942

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 01607

Condition: Good


The book is full of detail about Quantity Surveying The spine is slightly faded on the spine.There is writing on the end papers . View more info