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  1. Cleaning Historic Buildings: v. 2

    Cleaning Materials and Processes

    By Nicola Ashurst

    What happens to the fabric of a historic building if it is not cleaned? What is soiling, how does it affect the building? What cleaning methods should be used? This second of a comprehensive two-volume guide addresses these important and controversial questions, along with many others, and offers...

    Published January 9th 1994 by Routledge

  2. Cleaning Historic Buildings v. 1 & 2

    By Nicola Ashurst

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 9th 1994 by Routledge

  3. Treasures on Earth

    A Good Housekeeping Guide to Churches and Their Contents

    Edited by Peter Burman, John Habgood

    Churches are valuable not only for their significance within Christian religion, but also because of the historic value of the buildings themselves, and the artistic objects, furnishings and decorative features contained within them. This book explains the techniques and artistry involved in caring...

    Published December 9th 1993 by Routledge

  4. Heritage

    Conservation, Interpretation and Enterprise

    By J.D. Fladmark

    This volume deals with policy, methods and techniques for the stewardship of our land and our cultural assets. The focus is on interpretation and presentation of heritage themes, and the papers should be of interest to those concerned with school and university curricula, those working in museums...

    Published September 10th 1993 by Routledge

  5. Wood Preservation

    2nd Edition

    By B A Richardson

    The new edition of this comprehensive study of national and international research and application into wood preservation is both well detailed and broad in coverage. The text covers the history of preservation: the anatomy of timbers and their breakdown, preservation principles, materials and...

    Published March 3rd 1993 by Routledge

  6. Encyclopaedia of Architectural Terms

    By James Stevens Curl

    The study of architecture requires not only an understanding of the history of buildings, but also knowledge of the correct terminology that is used to describe them. The "Encyclopaedia of Architectural Terms" provides a comprehensive, clearly written, practical guide to the terminology used in the...

    Published December 31st 1992 by Routledge

  7. Underpinning and Retention

    Edited by S. Thorburn, G.S. Littlejohn

    Various underpinning methods exist, and choosing a particular method or selection of methods is the job of the engineer. Consistent with the underpinning procedure is the need to retain the affected structure plus the surrounding ground and/or buildings. This book will offer advice on how to chose...

    Published November 11th 1992 by CRC Press

  8. Conservation of Clay and Chalk Buildings

    By Gordon T. Pearson

    This publication provides practical guidance on appropriate methods of conservation and repair of earth buildings using traditional building materials. It is the first major work on the subject since Clough Williams-Ellis and the Eastwick-Fields published "Building in Cob, Pise and Stabilized Earth...

    Published July 22nd 1992 by Routledge

  9. Stone Cleaning: And the Nature, Soiling and Decay Mechanisms of Stone - Proceedings of the International Conference, Held in Edinburgh, UK, 14-16 April 1992

    By Robin G.M. Webster

    Much research has recently been undertaken into the cleaning and conservation of stone buildings, particularly those constructed of sandstone, and the debate concerning the best methods continues. This book brings together contributions from a wide range of specialisms, and offers new perspectives...

    Published May 3rd 1992 by Routledge

  10. Getting Rid of Graffiti

    A practical guide to graffiti removal and anti-graffiti protection

    By Maurice J. Whitford

    This book provides, for the first time, clear, authoritative guidance on removing graffiti and protecting surfaces from further attack....

    Published December 4th 1991 by Routledge