Brick and Clay Building in Britain

Shopping Cart Notice

In order to purchase a book title from our shopping cart you must download and install the Mozilla Firefox browser. If you're unable to download and install Firefox, you may also place your order directly from our fulfillment warehouse, Triliteral, by calling 1-800-405-1619. If you have received a promotional code for an event or conference purchase, please mention it when placing your order.
 
Please note that the Triliteral Call Center is open Monday thru Friday, 9 am to 5 pm EST. Due to the influx of calls, wait times may be longer than usual. We appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience.

R. W. Brunskill

View Inside Format: Cloth
Price: $50.00
YUP
Our shopping cart only supports Mozilla Firefox. Please ensure you're using that browser before attempting to purchase.

This new edition includes a fascinating account of how bricks, brick files and terracotta have been made and used from medieval times to the present day, along with an illustrated glossary, a chronological photo survey, appendices, and bibliography.

R.W. Brunskill was formerly Professor at De Montfort University, Leicester, and before that Reader in Architecture at the University of Manchester.

‘[An] outstandingly valuable book.’

"Dr Brunskill’s expanded volume on brick building in Britain appears at an important time, and could help bricks to enjoy many more decades of success."—David Mason, Construction History Society Newsletter

"Brick and Clay Building in Britain is an essential reference work and should find a rightful home on shelves in conservation offices up and down the country. Even if you think you know your brick bonds pretty well, Brunskill is certain to have noticed that elusive one you have not yet come across and recorded it here."—Michael Scammell, CONTEXT

ISBN: 9780300116878
Publication Date: August 18, 2009
264 pages, 7 1/2 x 9 3/4
120 b/w illus.
Timber Building

R. W. Brunskill

View details