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Title:
Brick pavement and fence-walls : authentic details for design and restoration
Author:
Harrison, Peter (Peter Joel)
Publication Information:
New York : John Wiley, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xvi, 263 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780471383376
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

One of the oldest and most versatile building materials available, brick is used for period landscape design in walkways, entry pavements, courtyards, terraces, porticoes, steps, and fencewalls. With the increased interest in traditional landscape design, this book will appeal to anyone who is interested in restoring old brickwork or in creating new brickwork with a historic feel.


Table of Contents

Brick Pavement
Of Brick
Of Paving
Of Courses and Bonds
Of Joinings
Of Corners
Of Edging and Borders
Of Walks
Of Entrance Pavements
Of Court Yards, Terraces, Piazzas and Porticoes
Of Steps
Fence Walls
Of Brick Work
Of Courses and Bonds
Of Elivations and Profiles
Of Fence-Walls
Of Pierced Work
Of Garden Entrances
Of Pillars
Of Capitals for Pillars
Of Balls for Pillars
Of Urns and Decorative Ornaments for Pillar
Dictionarial Index