[Trades, Misc.]. Jester, Thomas C., Editor.
Twentieth Century Building Materials: History and Conservation (from the reference library of Old House Journal Magazine).
Octavo, pp. 352, indexed, richly illustrated w/ color and b/w photographs.
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 very scarce title.
Edition: First edition, Third printing
Binding: Cloth over Boards, Silver Lettering
Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket
Book Id: 17129