Friday, June 01, 2007

307) Conservation of Clay and Chalk Buildings ***

Pearson, G.T. (1992). Conservation of Clay and Chalk Buildings. Donhead Publishing, Dorset.
  • Glossary (msxvi-xix)
  • Introduction to earth walling: the materials (ms1-7)
  • Methods of construction (ms8-42)
  • The qualities of earth walling (43-65)
  • Repairs, alterations and extensions: general principles (ms66-81)
  • Repair, alterations and extensions: methods (ms82-157)
  • Wall protection (ms158-169)
  • Wall decoration (ms170-184)
  • Conclusion: the future of earth building (ms185-191)
  • Bibliography (ms192-195)