With an additional 200 new samples, bringing the total to 752, this new edition of Stone Sampler provides swatches of natural stone, including marble, travertine, onyx, granite, quartzite, and limestone, available for use in construction and decoration.
It is a concise, portable reference for architects, interior designers, and builders, summarizing the basic technical propertiesquarrying locations, availability, compressive and tensile strength, resistance to wear and weather, and other specificationsfor design and architecture professionals. General information, including geological and commercial classifications, properties and characteristics, and the various sourcing and processing techniques of stone, is also supplied. Perfect for designers and specifiers, the accompanying CD-ROM contains all the sample swatches in an easy-to-use TIFF format for Macintosh or PC.
|Publisher:||Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.90(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
Studio Marmo, based in Florence, Italy, supplies companies throughout the world with marketing and promotional literature for the stone industry. Their extensive archive of photographs of natural stone is used to create products that are industry-wide references, offering technical data along with accurate photo reproductions.