Item Details

Print View

The Second Edition, With Four Additional Designs, of Useful Architecture [electronic resource]: Being the Last Work in This Kind of William Halfpenny, Architect and Carpenter, in Twenty-Five New Designs, With Full and Clear Instructions, in Every Particular, for Erecting Parsonage-Houses, Farm-Houses, and Inns, With Their Respective Offices, &C. Of Various Dimensions, at the Most Moderate Expence, the Largest Not Exceeding Five Hundred Pounds, and the Smallest Under One Hundred Pounds. As Will Evidently Appear by Their Several Dimensions and Estimates Particularly Set Forth With Respect Both Brick and Stone, Adapted to the Usual Measurement of Great Britain and Ireland. Together With a Supplement, Containing Several Designs for Building With Timber Only, With Estimates Annext in Like Manner. The Four Designs Added, Are for Bridges, Which in Rural Situations Are Generally Necessary and Always Pleasing, Being Suited to Small Pieces of Water, Brooks, &C. And the Chief Ornament Where Strength With Beauty Is Needful. The Whole Intended as an Improvement of What Has Hitherto Been Given on That Subject, and Rendered Both Practicable and Beneficial to All Concerned in Building

Halfpenny, William
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for and sold by Robert Sayer, Map and Print-Seller, at the Golden Buck, opposite Fetter-Lane, Fleet-Street, MDCCLV. [1755]
Language
English
Uniform Title
Useful Architecture
Description
[4], 22, 25-80 p., plates ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • "Finis" on p.80
  • Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
English Short Title Catalog, N14436.
Copyright Not EvaluatedCopyright Not Evaluated
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 03390cam a2200421 4500
    001 u4062579
    003 SIRSI
    005 20060812130014.0
    006 m | d |
    007 cr||n||||||||n
    008 841219s1755 enk|||| 00| ||eng c
    035
      
      
    a| (Sirsi) ESTCN14436
    035
      
      
    a| (Uk-ES)006004919
    040
      
      
    a| CU-RivES c| CU-RivES d| CStRLIN d| CU-RivES d| Cengage Gale
    100
    1
      
    a| Halfpenny, William, d| d. 1755.
    240
    1
    0
    a| Useful architecture
    245
    1
    4
    a| The second edition, with four additional designs, of Useful architecture h| [electronic resource] : b| Being the last work in this Kind of William Halfpenny, Architect and Carpenter, in Twenty-Five New Designs, With full and clear Instructions, in every Particular, for erecting Parsonage-Houses, Farm-Houses, and Inns, With their respective Offices, &c. of various Dimensions, at the most moderate Expence, the Largest not exceeding Five Hundred Pounds, and the Smallest under One Hundred Pounds. As will evidently appear By their several Dimensions and Estimates Particularly set forth with Respect both Brick and Stone, Adapted to the usual Measurement of Great Britain and Ireland. Together With a Supplement, containing several Designs for Building with Timber Only, with Estimates annext in like Manner. The Four Designs added, are for Bridges, which in Rural Situations are generally necessary and always pleasing, being suited to small Pieces of Water, Brooks, &c. and the chief Ornament where Strength with Beauty is needful. The Whole intended as an Improvement of what has hitherto been given on that Subject, and rendered both Practicable and Beneficial to all concerned in Building.
    260
      
      
    a| London : b| printed for and sold by Robert Sayer, Map and Print-Seller, at the Golden Buck, opposite Fetter-Lane, Fleet-Street, c| MDCCLV. [1755]
    300
      
      
    a| [4], 22, 25-80 p., plates ; c| 8⁰.
    500
      
      
    a| "Finis" on p.80
    530
      
      
    a| Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
    533
      
      
    a| Electronic reproduction. b| Farmington Hills, Mich. : c| Cengage Gale, d| 2009. n| Available via the World Wide Web. n| Access limited by licensing agreements. f| Eighteenth century collections online 7| s2009 miunns
    510
    4
      
    a| English Short Title Catalog, c| N14436.
    500
      
      
    a| Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library.
    650
      
    0
    a| Architecture, Domestic x| Designs and plans z| Great Britain v| Early works to 1800.
    752
      
      
    a| Great Britain b| England d| London.
    856
    4
    0
    u| http://proxy01.its.virginia.edu/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/ecco/infomark.do?contentSet=ECCOArticles&docType=ECCOArticles&bookId=0150102400&type=getFullCitation&tabID=T001&prodId=ECCO&docLevel=TEXT_GRAPHICS&version=1.0&source=library&userGroupName=viva_uva
    596
      
      
    a| 1 14
    999
      
      
    a| XX(4062579.1) w| WEB i| 4062579-1001 l| INTERNET m| UVA-LIB t| INTERNET
    999
      
      
    a| Micfilm S-976 w| ALPHANUM i| 4062579-3001 l| IVYANNEX m| IVY t| MICROFILM
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Read Online

Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Ivy Annex N/A Available Non-Circ.