Wiltshire, UK: The Crowood Press, 2015. First edition. Color Pictorial Wraps. Quarto, pp 224, indexed. Color photographs and illustrations on every page. As New. Item #20239
A guide for architect, artisans, and home owners which teaches techniques for preserving and repairing historic stone and masonry structures. Beautifully illustrated - it depicts how to do surveying for conservation reports, select the appropriate stones, limes and mortars, do pointing, do repairs and cleaning, do casting, and scagliola. The author is an "Advanced Craft Stonemason" and Professionally Accredited Conservator-Restorer.