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Cassell's Reinforced Concrete - edited by Bernard E. Jones. New and enlarged edition 1920
The Waverley Book Co., Ld of 96 Farringdon St. EC4. pp 432.
(This edition specially prepared for subscribers by Waverley - the sign of a good book.)
A complete treatise on the practice and theory of modern construction in concrete-steel. With a section on house construction in concrete blocks and by reinforced pre-cast methods.
Black cloth boards with no dust jacket, in good condition but colour faded to all faces. Circular gilt emblem to front face and green art-deco titles to spine. All corners and edges excellent but the book is a little weak.
190 photographs and 600 diagrams and drawings. Contributions by thirteen industry heavyweights. All pages tanned.
Fine example of the methods used in the day on numerous famous buildings.
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