London: David & Charles, 1988. First American edition. Original Cloth. Octavo, pp. 160, indexed, illustrated with b/w photos and drawings. Includes two issues of Thatch, a newsmagazine of Thatching Advisory Service laid in (Winter 1986, octavo pp. 19; and Summer 1987, octavo pp. 24). As New in Fine DJ. Item #19106
All practical considerations of owning and working on a thatched roof are covered - how to maintain, how to assess condition and how to effect repairs. Architects and builders will benefit from the information which is becoming increasingly valuable as the thatch makes a comeback today.