Lowndes, W. S. and George Johnson Jervis Plain And Fancy Brickwork
Philadelphia, PA David McKay Company 1929 Trade Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and edge wear. There is a three inch long patch of fraying / nibbling to the top edge of the rear cover. The wear doesn't affect the rear panel, just the cloth covering. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers have generalized toning. The dust jacket has several large chips missing from the spine ends and rear cover. The dust jacket also has two oily patches. "Plain and Fancy Brickwork consists of two parts, Common Brickwork and Face and Ornamental Brickwork. The first part or common brickwork treats of the manufacture and classification of common brick, also of the sizes, colors and weight. Brickwork, or the construction in which brick is used, is then discussed, the subjects considered being the strength, measurements, and numbers of brick tha will be required."