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Irish Stone Walls: History, Building, Conservation

Extreame Savings Item! Save 43% on the Irish Stone Walls: History, Building, Conservation by O Brien Press at Birzula. MPN: 200 black & white illustrations, 48 blac. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. A unique history and 'how to' book on one of Ireland's most distinctive landscape features - the stone wall. The Irish countryside is a patchwork of

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A unique history and 'how to' book on one of Ireland's most distinctive landscape features - the stone wall. The Irish countryside is a patchwork of over 250,000 miles of stone wall. Built from local stone according to the style of each region - dry stone in the West and the Mourne mountains or mortar elsewhere - these walls are an intrinsic part of the landscape. This unique guide by expert stone mason Pat McAfee covers the history of this ancient tradition, giving illustrated examples and step-by-step instructions on constructing, conserving and repairing stone walls of all types - whether dry stone or mortar. It includes: history of stone in Ireland, how to build dry stone and mortar walls, basic and more advanced techniques, dos and don'ts of repair work, and appropriate conservation methods

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Manufacturer:O'Brien Press
Brand:O Brien Press
Part Number:200 black & white illustrations, 48 blac
Publisher:O'Brien Press
Studio:O'Brien Press
MPN:200 black & white illustrations, 48 blac
Item Weight:0.7 pounds
Item Size:0.5 x 9 x 9 inches
Package Weight:0.71 pounds
Package Size:6.14 x 0.47 x 0.47 inches

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