Enghien: Beta-Plus, 2008, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Colour photographs;
From the cover: In our modern, high-tech society, traditional craftsmanship has increasingly had to give way to mass production. Synthetic materials have taken over from natural ones, and the world of construction in 2008 appears to revolve around efficiency, standardisation and cost optimisation.
However, a growing number of individuals are reacting against these tendencies by working to create authentic and personal living environments.
This new home-design philosophy has had an impact in many areas: a lot of distinctive old residences, farms, country houses and other homes are undergoing careful restoration; industrially manufactured …
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards. 248 pages. 12″ x 9¼”.
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