Architectutal Conervation - Issues & Developmets Edited by Vincent Shacklock Managing Editor: Jill Pearce Publication date 2006 144 pages This authoritative book offers contributions from leading practitioners and scholars presenting an assessment of the current state of conservation in the UK.
Cements Limes & Plasters - Their materials, manufacture and properties, third edition By Edwin C. Eckel With new introductions by Paul Livesey (UK) and Wiliam G. Hime (USA) Publication date 2005 752 pages
Conservation of Historic Buildings and their Contents Addressing the conflicts Edited by David Watt and Belinda Colston Publication date 2003 128 Pages The conference entitled 'Where Conservation Meets Conservation', held at De Monfort University, Leicester on 9th September 2002 providing opportunity to explore the interface between historic buildings...
House Decoration By Paul Hasluck Publication date 2001 176 Pages Developments in the use of paint analysis techniques for researching the painted interiors and exteriors of our most prestigious historic structures while they are being conserved.
John Fowler - The Invention of Country House Style Edited by Helen Hughes Publication date 2005 96 pages The eminent interior designer, John Fowler, was responsible for transforming some of Britian's most important historic interiors.
Mortars and Cements By L J Vicat Publication date 1997 652 Pages L J Vicat's investigatiosn into the nature and use of limes first appreared in this English language edition in 1837 translated by Captian J T Smith, with the inclusion of extensive notes on developments in England at that time.
Stone Conservation - Principles & Practice Edited by Alinson Henry Managing Editor: Jill Pearce Publictaion date 2006 352 Pages Winner of the 2007 RIBA Book Award for Construction The conservtaion os stone buildings and monuments requires not only a good understanding of the essential repair techniques
The Art of the Plasterer By George Bankart Publication date 2002 368 pages George Bankart first write The Art of the Plasterer in 1908. It was then re-issued, with amendments, a few years later. Now available as a facsimile edition, this impressive, well illustrated volume offers an artistic interpretation of the way plaster was used in response to...
The Weathering of Natural Building Stones By R J Schaffer Publication date 2004 208 pages This important study, first published in 1932, provides a general account of the factors which cause decay of building stones and a summary of the best methods to reduce the incidence of decay.