BRICK PAVEMENT and FENCE-WALLS

Authentic Details for Design and Restoration

The diversity of historic combinations is remarkable… simple, easy to use idea book of classic paving.”  —Traditional Gardening

Troubled by limited choices, unsure of how to explain your desires?
BRICK PAVEMENT and FENCE-WALLS by Peter Joel Harrison is the solution.

 

This beautiful work contains numerous precise droughts illustrating examples of brick walks, courtyards, terraces, parterres, piazzas, porticoes and steps. Various pathway bonds are demonstrated: running, herringbone, stretcher, stacked, basket weave, Spanish, whirling and diamond. Detailing of corners and entry walks. Twenty-three designs for borders and edging. Included are rare wall bonds: heading bond, English, cross bond and garden wall. Forty-eight elevations of brick fences; eighteen profiles and several garden walls; accented with delicate iron work. Thirty-four ornaments of stone and clay, balls, caps and urns. Ending with a Brick Layers Dictionary that explains the terms of the art.

Volume III

• Expanded second edition

• Tobacco brown cloth cover

• Marbleized end papers

• Monograph

• 263 pages / 261 illustrations

• Part I—Brick Pavement

• Part II—Brick Fence-Walls

• ©2000 / Printed in the USA

• ISBN 0-471-38337-6

 

 

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“If you have a passion for historic brick walks, you’ll want Peter Joel Harrison’s BRICK PAVEMENT.”
—OLD HOUSE INTERIORS

 

“Another collectable gem…”
OLD HOUSE JOURNAL

 

“…The book is a work of art…practical…useful to the architect, builder or landscape designer.”

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—amazon.com

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