Secaucus [NJ]: Wellfleet Press, 1990. Facsimile of the 1878 edition (hardback). 4to (33cm by 24cm), 224pp. Illustrated throughout in colour. Original red cloth, dustwrapper. The book is in very good condition; the dustwrapper is near-VG (some minor fraying of the extremities). ISBN 1555216307 (Book ref. 27178) £15.00
Brickwork Repair and Restoration
Attic Books 1986 Large format softback, VG ....FOR FURTHER DESCRIPTION, PLEASE ENQUIRE. ISBN: 0948083034 ** To see a scan of this book please visit our Home page ** Our shop is open to visitors Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm. - Credit and (UK) Debit cards welcome.- Books posted Worldwide. - For any queries please contact us direct. (Book ref. 34252) £14.00
London: Cassell, 1912. Cloth Covered Boards. Good/No Jacket. (Book ref. 27016) £18.00
Brickwork and Drainage.
George Allen&Unwin, Ltd, London, 1946. 2nd.Impr., 5"x7", H/B, Good, 109 pp. (Book ref. 1388) £4.00
The complete handyman.
London: Evans Brothers, 1960. 1st. VG black cloth h/b with silver lettering to spine; VG beige d/w with b/w illus & black lettering, not pc, some chips & edgewear. 15.5cms x 22cms, 344pp. B/w illus endpapers; b/w frontis & numerous b/w diagrams & illus; 27 chaps. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 691g. (Book ref. 2750) £5.00
Building Stone Lathing , Plastering, and Tiling Common Brickwork Ornamental Brickwork and Terra Cotta Lighting Fixtures Use and Design of Lighting Fixtures Architectural Design ( I. C. S. Reference Library )
Scranton: International Textbook Company, 1909. Three Quarter Leather. Very Good -/No Dustwrapper. 8vo A tight 9 " by 6 " hardback with cloth reinforced hinges. The dark maroon leather spine has a lot of loss ( the gilt " I. C. S. Reference Library " is dulled but complete , some parts of some of the words of the sections are missing ) and the back hinge is relying on the cloth reinforcement. The There out of four of the leather coners are worn through to the board. The brown endpapers with the overlall red drawings are clean. The text, drawings and plates are generally crisp and clean with only a very few minor pale spots. (Book ref. 024996) £70.00
Standard Examples of Architectural Details
Westminster: The Proprietors or the Architectural Review (undated) Selected by Mervyn and Macartney. A large folder (46x60cms) containing 25 architectural plates. Large scale examples of architectural details which are representative of their several periods. Included on the plates are small photographic reproductions, which show the actual work. Includes the following: Staircase at Thorpe Hall; Porch at Rainham; King's Bench Walk Doorways; Panelling and Chimneypiece in New River Company's Offices; Judge's House, Salisbury; Exterior Brickwork from Enfield; Library Chimneypiece, Thorpe Hall; Staircase in the Guildhall, Rochester; Dining-Room, Chimneypiece, Bourdon House, London; Staircase in Cromwell House, Highgate; Chimneypiece ascribed to Settignano, in South Kensington Museum. Plates have very light browning to edges. Folder has green cloth spine, green paper covered boards and fold-ins, black lettering to front with list of plates, list of plates also pasted inside front cover. some rubbing with loss of paper to edges, small split to cloth at spine base and one small nick to centre of spine. Lacks ribbon ties. Still a Very Good item. (Book ref. 20054) £40.00
I.C.S.REFERENCE LIBRARY: Brickwork, Terra-Cotta, Faience and Tiling, Building Stones, Masonry, Carpentry ,Roofing
Liss, Hampshire, England: International Correspondence Schools. Illustrated by Profusely Illustrated. Reprint. Black Board, gilt Type. Very Good/No D/jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Hard Cover No 85. Not dated, asume erly twenties. A wonderful book.Blind embossed boards. Red edges.Pictorial endpapers. Stamp on title page "023424", presumably student number of original owner. Beautifully illustrated with 87 figs. Many illustrations. Very bright, tight, clean copy. ALSO has a loose insert of original pink bookmark " How to Open a New Book"! Heavy book, will require extra postage UK-overseas.. (Book ref. 003884) £20.00
Rye House, Hertfordshire, and Aspects of Early Brickwork in England.
The Royal Archaeological Institute, Reprinted from The Archaeological Journal, Volume 132, 1975 Offprint, 25cms x 18.5cms, PAPERBACK/Green Wrappers (Very Good), 111 - 150pp, 16 Figures. (Book ref. 9588) £7.95
A HISTORY OF ENGLISH BRICKWORK
Woodbridge, Antique Collector's Club, Reprinted 1990 Size 30.5cm x 22cm, xi, 449pp, Numerous Black-and-White Illustrations, Cloth/Hardback with Gilt cover & spine (Very Good), Dust Jacket (some creasing & a few small tears o/w Good). (Book ref. 13121) £34.95
Report on Brickwork Tests Conducted by a Sub-Committee of the Science Standing Committee of the Royal Institute of British Architects
London: The Royal Institute of British Architects, 1905. Hardcover. Very Good. Original purple cloth with gilt titling, spine sunned, 139pp, illustrated with figures and tables, ex Society of Engineers library with their accession No on spine. (Book ref. 014511) £35.00
Van Nostrand Reinhold Company Inc. 1982 New York pp 160 glossary. 150 b&w photographs, 60 line drawings index bibliogr. paper covers Very Good (Book ref. 2345) £7.50
Masonry - How to Care for Old and Historic Brick and Stone
Preservation Press - National Trust for Historic Preservation 1986 Washington, DC pp 208 index paper covers Very Good (Book ref. 2346) £7.50
Decorative and Ornamental Brickwork
Dover 1982 New York pp 87 162 b&w photographs paper covers Good Overall (Book ref. 2408) £4.50
Bricks and Brickwork
The Brick Development Association, 1974 142p, 243 figures and nine tables in the text and illustrated end-papers, 8.5”x 12”, hardback, a very good+ copy in a very good dust-jacket (The book is undated and 1974 is an approximation) (Book ref. 109896) £10.00
Brickwork in Italy. A brief review from ancient to modern times.
Chicago, American Face Brick Association,, 1925 With a map and nearly 400 plates and illustrations, 20 coloured, pages xix, 298 and errata slip, roy 8vo, original morocco-backed cloth : a nice to fine copy. In four parts (Roman Antiquity, Middle Ages, Renaissance and Baroque, and, the Modern Period) by, alternately, I. C. Roccatelli and I. E. Verdozzi. With a preface by Gustavo Giovannoni and an introduction by the editor. 1925 (Book ref. 6710) £115.00
TEACH YOURSELF BRICKWORK ... MINT with dust jacket
Published by English Universities Press / EUP, London, 1962. Hard cover, blue cloth, 12mo. First Edition , 2nd imp., 1962. Condition: externally FINE; contents MINT, AS NEW and UNREAD; dust jacket has some tears, chips and creases along the bottom edge (front and back), otherwise FINE, price (6/-) not clipped. Packed weight 500g. (Book ref. 19436) £6.99
Architectural Brickwork. With 108 colour plates.
London: Studio Editions, 1992. Full-page colour plates. Folio, pp.224, softcover; an excellent copy. A facsimile reprint of the edition of 1878 by Lacroux, "La Brique Ordinaire". (Book ref. 8107) £12.00
Bricks and Brickwork.
London: Brick Development Association, n.d. Coloured illustrations throughout. 4to, pp.142, original cloth in dustwrapper; binding very good; dustwrapper slightly bumped along edges, some soiling and shelf-wear; internally, very good. (Book ref. 4566) £9.00
New builders' handbooks No 1 Brickwork and Drainage
Allen and Unwin, 1945. Hardcover. Acceptable/Fair. Book GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN LTD 1945. 108PP. Numerous black and white illustrations in text. Cloth Binding. Acceptable, clean copy, just front end paper loosening, in fair dustwrapper, soiled and price clipped. UK dealer, immediate dispatch (Book ref. 6321) £4.19