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Author: Asher Benjamin
Publisher: Boston : R.P. & C. Williams, 1827.
Series: American architectural books, reel 8, no. 104.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfilm : Master microform : English : 6th ed., corr. and enlView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Sketch-books
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Asher Benjamin
OCLC Number: 21376599
Notes: Title continues: Treating on practical geometry. The origin of building. Of the five orders of architecture. Of their particular parts and embellishments, and of their application. Also very fully of stairs. On plans and elevations of houses, for both town and country. On churches, court houses, &c. On sashes, sash frames, shutters, doors, cornices, base and surbase mouldings, architraves, &c.
"With a plan and elevations of a church, nine additional plates on handrails for circular stairs, and Grecian architecture."
Master microform held by: ResP.
Reproduction Notes: Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, 1973. on 1 microfilm reel with other items ; 35 mm. (American architectural books ; reel 8, no. 104).
Description: iv, 114 pages, [81] leaves of plates : illustrations
Series Title: American architectural books, reel 8, no. 104.
Other Titles: American builder's companion
System of architecture particularly adapted to the present style of building
Responsibility: by Asher Benjamin.
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