[Building as Envelope]. Rempel, John I.
Building With Wood and Other Aspects of Nineteenth Century Building in Central Canada.
Univ Of Toronto Pr
Quarto, pp 454, indexed. b/w photographs, construction details and line drawings throughout. From the Old House Journal Reference Library.
This book discusses the construction of wood frame houses, mills, churches, schools and other structures. Building geometry, woodworking tools of the period, exterior decoration, and building in conjunction with masonry, are some of the topics included. Also examined are French and English building techniques. This is a wonderful resource for builders, preservationists, and architectural historians.
Edition: Revised edition
Binding: Color Decorated Wraps, yellow, red
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 17026