Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside Architectural Building Construction

Architectural Building Construction
A Text Book for the Architectural and Building Student

Volume 1

£22.99

  • Date Published: December 2013
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107635968

£ 22.99
Paperback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Looking for an inspection copy?

This title is not currently available on inspection

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • First published in 1938, as the fourth edition of a 1916 original, this book forms part one of a three-volume series on the area of architectural building construction. The text presents an elementary course of instruction regarding the process of construction, encouraging the student to treat each element of structure as a unit in a complete scheme. Potential problems are also raised, including those arising from choice and suitability of site, selection of materials, building bylaws, and harmony in the detail and conception of structure. Numerous illustrative figures are incorporated throughout. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the history of architecture and the building process.

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: December 2013
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107635968
    • length: 318 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 18 mm
    • weight: 0.41kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    General preface
    Preface to volume 1
    Introduction for the student
    Description of buildings selected for study
    1. Brickwork. Terms employed - bonds
    2. Brickwork. Foundations and footings
    3. Brickwork. General bonding in external and internal walls
    4. Brickwork. Arches and lintols
    5. Brickwork. Fireplace and chimney construction
    6. Masonry
    7. Carpentry. Introduction and temporary carpentry
    8. Carpentry. Permanent carpentry. Lintols and floors
    9. Carpentry. Permanent carpentry. Roofing
    10. Carpentry. Permanent carpentry. Ceilings and partitions
    11. Joinery. Doors, frames and finishings
    12. Joinery. Windows and finishings
    13. Joinery. Stairs
    14. Joinery. Miscellaneous details
    15. Steel sections. Standard forms
    16. Roof coverings and finishings. Slating and roof plumbing
    17. Roof coverings and finishings. Lead flat, eaves gutters and down pipes
    Index.

  • Resources for

    Architectural Building Construction

    Walter R. Jaggard, Francis E. Drury

    General Resources

    Find resources associated with this title

    Type Name Unlocked * Format Size

    Showing of

    Back to top

    This title is supported by one or more locked resources. Access to locked resources is granted exclusively by Cambridge University Press to lecturers whose faculty status has been verified. To gain access to locked resources, lecturers should sign in to or register for a Cambridge user account.

    Please use locked resources responsibly and exercise your professional discretion when choosing how you share these materials with your students. Other lecturers may wish to use locked resources for assessment purposes and their usefulness is undermined when the source files (for example, solution manuals or test banks) are shared online or via social networks.

    Supplementary resources are subject to copyright. Lecturers are permitted to view, print or download these resources for use in their teaching, but may not change them or use them for commercial gain.

    If you are having problems accessing these resources please contact lecturers@cambridge.org.

  • Authors

    Walter R. Jaggard

    Francis E. Drury

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×