[Building Trades]. Burn, R. Scott.
Building Construction; Showing the Employment of Timber, Lead, and Iron Work, in the Practical Construction of Buildings. Vol. 1 - Text. Collins' Advanced Science Series.
William Collins, Sons, & Co.
London and Glasgow
12mo, pp. 256. Indexed, illustrated with 481 b/w in-text Figures. newspaper clipping on stair building laid in.
A very nice copy of this later 19th century trade manual on various aspects of construction. This is the Text volume, which is more scarce than the Plates volume. Thoroughly illustrated, and in excellent condition for its age.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Original Embossed Cloth Over Boards
Condition: Very Good, no DJ as issued; light shelfwear, light stains/foxing
Book Id: 15706