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The Period Property UK book shop includes specially selected titles that cover many aspects of period style and restoration. The book shop is in association with amazon.co.uk

Books about Cottages

Author:
Hugh Lander, Peter Rauter (Photographer)
Details:
Paperback - 160 pages new edition (14 June, 2001)
Publisher:
Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated; ISBN: 1841881481

This beautiful book is in four sections: the first on types of timber construction -- walls, roofs, floors; the second part comprises a remarkable illustrated Glossary of terms used in timber building; part three is an illustrated chronological survey of timber buildings from Saxon times up to the nineteenth century; part four covers regional variations in building types backed up by six distribution maps. Virtually every page has at least one illustration.

Author:
Sally Griffiths, Brian Harrison (Photographer)
Details:
Paperback - 142 pages new edition (13 May, 1999)
Publisher:
Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated; ISBN: 0753807025

This is a selection of photographs of English cottages, with text highlighting architectural features, interior design and details from inside the house and the garden.

Do's and Don'ts of House and Cottage Restoration
Author:
Hugh Lander
Details:
Paperback new edition (December 1999)
Publisher:
Acanthus Bks.; ISBN: 0950676527

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