Rational Building, Being a Translation of the Article "Construction" in the Dictionnaire Raisonne de l'Architecture Francaise
New York and London, Macmillan 1895
Translated by George Martin Huss. xii + 367pp illustrated with b/w line illustrations. Introduction summarises the life and works of Viollet le Duc. THe remainder is a very useful translation of the section of his Dictionnaire into English concerning construction methods. Topical given the current restoration of Notre Dame which he restored in the period c1846-1856.