Practical Building Conservation. Volume 2. Brick, Terracotta & Earth English Heritage Technical Handbook
Gower Technical Publishing  1990 reprint
xiii + 126pp with b/w plates and diagrams in text. 4to. Boards in dw. New copy. Volume 2 Brick, Terracotta and Earth covers the control of damp and the repair and maintenance of brick, clay and earth structures. The book investigates the causes of damp (with a fascinating case study), methods of mortar analysis and their advantages and disadvantages, and gives a guide to pointing stone and brick work.