Author:C.W. Pasley with an Introduction By Lawrence Hurst


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Practical Architecture

By: C.W. Pasley with an Introduction By Lawrence Hurst

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dorset, UK, Donhead Publishing Ltd: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023132

ISBN: 1-873394-47-0

Condition: Brand New

Pasley’s work was first written in 1826 as a course of architecture for his students at the Royal Engineer’s School in Chatham. The original title of the book, Outline of a Course of Practical Architecture is therefore a little misleading to the modern reader as the course was primarily concerned with building construction, concentrating on all aspects of brickwork. Major General Sir C.W. Pasley, K.C.B wanted his students to be in a position to construct, maintain and extend all different types of ordinary brick buildings such as barracks, hospitals and store-houses. But whilst his interes... View more info