[Building Trades]. Bevis, Henry, surveyors.
Bevis's Builders' Price Book for Architects, Engineers, Surveyors, Builders and Contractors...and Guide for ESTIMATES.
Bevis & Company
Small 8vo, 250pp., including interesting display ads interspersed. Some 23 sections are accorded separate estimatings for various trades (e.g., machinery and scaffolding, excavator, tiler, slates, stonemason, pavior, carpenter, joiner, sawyer, ironmonger, smith and founder, bellhanger, glazier, etc).
A wealth of information for the building trades and related professions in the 1880s. The associated trade ads are also enlightening. A wonderful piece of trade lit.
Edition: First edition
Binding: original cloth with gilt stamping (a bit dull)
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 10120