Boston: McGraw-Hill Book Co., Inc., 1982. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Small quarto, pp. xii, 433, indexed, profusely illustrated in b/w. Mild ex-library. Very good in Very good DJ. Item #19332
Written by one of the US's leading authorities on historic preservation, this book focuses on a wide spectrum of strategies available for the adaptation or renovation of old buildings, complexes and districts. It provides a holistic overview of preservation and restoration that will be of interest not only to professionals - architects, renovators, and public officials - but also to anyone concerned with the desolation of our architectural past. From the Old House Journal library.