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The art of bricklaying

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Published by C. A. Bennett Co. in Peoria, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bricklaying.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Edgar Ray.
    ContributionsJohnson, Harold V.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH5511 .R3 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5061064M
    ISBN 100870020986
    LC Control Number74025498
    OCLC/WorldCa150130


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OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: black and white illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: The story of brick --Composition of brick --Lime, cement, mortars --Tools --Spreading mortar --Corners: raising a four-inch corner --Raising an eight-inch corner American bond corner --Layout of corners in the various bonds --Important suggestions for the apprentice --Walls.

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