By Lesley Durbin
subject matters lined provide sensible counsel on conservation and recovery options together with the issues of manufacture, cleansing, alternative or fix and mortars. strategies are illustrated through accomplished case reviews, opposed to a heritage of the function of earlier architects and architects in historical schemes.
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