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Dendrochronological assessment of chestnut (Castanea sativa Mill.) for dating purposes in Central Italy
Summary Chestnut is the most common species used for building construction in Central Italy, but the built chronologies are still floating. This is due to a lack of long master chronologies built forExpand
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Effect of moisture on physical parameters of timber from Turkey oak (Quercus cerris L.) coppice in Central Italy
This study aims to investigate wood density at different levels of moisture, basic density and shrinkage of timber from Turkey oak (Quercus cerris L.) coppice forests growing in Central Italy. WeExpand
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WOOD IDENTIFICATION IN THE CAPPELLA PALATINA CEILING (12th CENTURY) IN PALERMO (SICILY, ITALY)
Anatomical studies were made on the structural and decorative elements of the wooden ceiling of the 12th century Cappella Palatina in Palermo, Sicily, to identify the timbers used, analyse theirExpand
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Presentation of sapwood width database of various species
This work is the result of a bibliographic research on sapwood width. Data are mostly related to mature and dominant trees of several species investigated. Sapwood width can be influenced by bothExpand
Paper engineers and mechanical devices of movable books of the 19th and 20th centuries
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L’articolo esamina l’evoluzione dei pop-up books destinati all’infanzia, nel periodo compreso tra la fine del Settecento e lafine del Novecento and, in particolare, la personalita artistica di alcuni editori/paper engineer ( Dean and Son, Lothar Meggendorfer, Ernest Nister, S. Louise Giraud). Expand
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