Traditional Buildings of Britain by R. W. Brunskill
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Traditional Buildings of Britain
By R. W. Brunskill

Traditional Buildings of Britain

An Introduction to Vernacular Architecture 3rd Revised edition

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Traditional Buildings of Britain by R. W. Brunskill

Book Description

The third edition contains a completely new and exciting chapter on the Vernacular Revival, which carries the story forward from the nineteenth to the late twentieth century, and is illustrated with Dr Brunskill's fine drawings, a feature of the books since the original publication. In addition, the Bibliography has been brought up to date, the Preface has been revised and a number of photographs have been replaced.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780304366767
ISBN-10: 0304366765
Format: Hardback
(255mm x 200mm x 23mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publish Date: 10-Jul-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author R. W. Brunskill

Traditional Buildings of Cumbria by R. W. Brunskill Traditional Buildings of Cumbria, Paperback (November 2010)

Introduces the traditional houses, barns, watermills and chapels of the Lake District and the surrounding hills and valleys that make up the county of Cumbria. This title explains how the building types have developed over the centuries.

Brick and Clay Building in Britain by R. W. Brunskill Brick and Clay Building in Britain, Hardback (June 2009)

With an account of how bricks, brick files and terracotta have been made and used from medieval times onwards, this title presents an illustrated glossary of brickwork where virtually every term is shown in photographs and diagrams and a chronological photographic survey ranges from the earliest survivors to the twentieth century.

Traditional Farm Buildings and Their Conservation by R. W. Brunskill Traditional Farm Buildings and Their Conservation, Paperback (June 2007)

Combines text with diagrams and photographs to explain and illustrate the farm buildings. This work records the origins and uses of traditional building types, then explores the conflicting demands of conservation and re-use and the dangers of enthusiastic restorers who may unwittingly destroy the character of that which they desire to preserve.

Traditional Buildings of Britain by R. W. Brunskill Traditional Buildings of Britain, Paperback (May 2004)

Third edition (and 10th impression) of the standard introduction to traditional buildings - houses, cottages, farmhouses, farm buildings, small manor houses and chapels.

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Author Biography - R. W. Brunskill

Dr Brunskill is the acknowledged authority on vernacular architecture and author of the definitive book on the subject Traditional Buildings of Britain. He was born in Cumbria and now lives in Wilmslow, Cheshire.

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