New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1982. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Small quarto, pp. xi, 510. Indexed, illustrated with b/w photographs and drawings. Mild ex-library. Very good in very good DJ. Item #19333
Here is a veritable library of information on the design and specification of wood in structures where environment may adversely affect wood's endurance. This book contains 37 articles by leading engineers and wood technologists who assess the current state of the art and analyze the latest research findings. From the Old House Journal library.