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Chambers, William Sir 1723-1796

Overview
Works: 311 works in 1,008 publications in 7 languages and 6,208 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Catalogs  Architectural drawings  Illustrated works  Conference papers and proceedings  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence  History  Poetry  Humor 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Dedicatee, Other, Draftsman, Bibliographic antecedent, Publisher, Editor, Translator
Classifications: NA997.C5, 720.924
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A treatise on the decorative part of civil architecture by William Chambers( Book )

89 editions published between 1791 and 2012 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beautiful reproduction of a 1791 classic describes the qualifications and duties of an architect. The 53 beautifully engraved, fine line plates display ornate compartments for coved ceilings; plans and elevations of pilaster capitals; pedestals for columns; arches; ballusters; and other architectural features. 53 black-and-white illustrations
Designs of Chinese buildings, furniture, dresses, machines and utensils by William Chambers( Book )

67 editions published between 1757 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dissertation on Oriental gardening, 1772 by William Chambers( Book )

83 editions published between 1772 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on civil architecture : in which the principles of that art are laid down, and illustrated by a great number of plates accurately designed, and elegantly engraved by the best hands by William Chambers( )

47 editions published between 1754 and 1979 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An explanatory discourse (1773) by William Chambers( Book )

26 editions published between 1878 and 1993 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plans, elevations, sections, and perspective views of the gardens and buildings at Kew in Surry by William Chambers( Book )

38 editions published between 1763 and 2006 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissertation sur le jardinage de l'Orient by William Chambers( )

19 editions published between 1772 and 1773 in French and English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dissertation on oriental gardening : By Sir William Chambers, ... To which is added, An heroic epistle, in answer to Sir William Chambers, ... Enriched with explanatory notes by William Chambers( )

13 editions published between 1772 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissertations and miscellaneous pieces relating to the history and antiquities, the arts, sciences, and literature, of Asia by Asiatic Society of Bengal( Book )

10 editions published between 1792 and 1796 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descriptive and historical papers relating to the seven Pagodas on the Coromandel Coast( Book )

15 editions published between 1869 and 1984 in English and Sanskrit and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeological findings at the Mahabalipuram Village in Chingleput District, Tamil Nadu
A treatise on the five orders of architecture by Fred. T Hodgson( )

5 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité des édifices, meubles, habits, machines et ustensiles des Chinois by William Chambers( Book )

23 editions published between 1776 and 2005 in French and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aux jardins de Cathay : l'imaginaire anglo-chinois en Occident by William Chambers( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Persian moonshee by Francis Gladwin( Book )

2 editions published in 1801 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir William Chambers : architect to George III by William Chambers( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chambers's Scandinavian and French connections; his Italian studies and projects; his relationship with British royalty; his commissioned buildings, interiors, and gardens; his furniture and metalwork designs; and his Treatise. This richly illustrated book accompanies the Sir William Chambers exhibition opening at the Courtauld Gallery, which now occupies the Fine Rooms at Somerset House, in October 1996
William Chambers : une architecture empreinte de culture française by Janine Barrier( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in French and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designs of Chinese buildings by William Chambers( Book )

12 editions published between 1757 and 1969 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the decorative part of civil architecture : illustrated by fifty-three plates by William Chambers( Book )

3 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A treatise on the decorative part of civil architecture
Covers
Sir William Chambers : architect to George IIISir William Chambers
Alternative Names
Chambers

Chambers, Guillaume 1723-1793

Chambers, Guillaume 1723-1796

Chambers, Sir

Chambers, Sir William

Chambers, Sir William 1726-1796

Chambers, W.

Chambers, W. 1723-1796 Sir

Chambers, W. 1726-1796 Sir

Chambers, W. (William), Sir, 1723-1796

Chambers, W. (William), Sir, 1726-1796

Chambers, Wilh. 1723-1796

Chambers, Wilhelm 1723-1796

Chambers, William 1726-1796

Chambers, William 1726-1796 Sir

Chambers, William (architect)

Chambers, William Sir

Chambers, William, Sir, 1726-1796

Chet-qua, Tan

Chet-Qua, Tan 1723-1793

Chet-qua, Tan 1723-1796

Tan Chet-qua

Tan, Chet-Qua 1723-1793

Tan, Chet-Qua 1723-1796

William Chambers

William Chambers architect uit Koninkrijk Groot-Brittannië (1723-1796)

William Chambers architetto britannico

William Chambers britischer Architekt

William, Sir Chambers

Уильям Чемберс

Уільям Чамберс

Чамберс, Уильям

ויליאם צ'יימברס

ویلیام چمبرز

ウィリアム・チェンバーズ

チェンバース, サー ウイリアム

チャンバー

威廉·钱伯斯

Languages
English (482)

French (72)

German (15)

Chinese (5)

Swedish (4)

Spanish (2)

Sanskrit (1)