[Trades, Misc.]. Jester, Thomas C., Editor.
Twentieth Century Building Materials: History and Conservation.
Getty Conservation Institute
Los Angeles, CA
Octavo, pp. 320 richhly illustrated w/ color and b/w photographs. With a new preface by Tom Jester.
The first in-depth study of 20th century building materials, this beautifully made book provides necessary information to the preservation community about how materials deteriorate, how to diagnose their condition, and how to fix them, as well as directions, bibliographies and sources for further research. An impressive and originally very scarce title, here available once again in a beautiful reissue.
Edition: Reissue, revised
Binding: New, illustrated front cover.
Condition: New in wrappers
Book Id: 16762