Barns and Outbuildings (Kobo eBook)

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First published in 1881, this classic volume presents dozens of practical examples of barns and outbuildings-including floor plans and building instructions-and contains two hundred and fifty-seven engravings, woodcuts, and line drawings illustrating historical and practical designs. Featured designs include cattle barns, pigpens, pigeon houses, self-feeding corncribs, self-closing doors, icehouses, springhouses, granaries, horse barns, dog houses, and much more. Halsted also provides suggestions on the placement of outbuildings and on choosing the cor-rect materials for foundations, walls, and roofs.

This new release of Barns and Outbuildings-a tribute to the beauty of the farm and the ingenuity of the farmer-will engage new audiences, from builders and organic gardeners to history buffs and craft lovers.

Product Details
ISBN-13: 9781626367128
Publisher: Skyhorse
Publication Date: February 23rd, 2011