Rivington's Building Construction
Major Percy Guillemard Lewellin Smith
When this series first appeared in 1875, it was considered the best textbook on the subject, as it provided comprehensive coverage of all aspects of building construction work. This new reprint of the revised 1904 edition, in 3 volumes, contains over 1,350 pages of text and useful line drawings. Volume 1 covers brickwork, carpentry and roofing, giving detailed practical guidance on all aspects of the work and offering definitions of the terms used. Volume 2 includes sections on joinery, stairs and floors with Volume 3 providing detailed information on materials, including stone, brickwork, lime and paint. 2004, 1376 pp (3 volumes), hardback.
Price: $140.00 (1 set in-stock)