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The Builder's Bench-Mate [electronic resource]: Or Inestimable Pocket Companion, Making Easy to the Meanest Capacity, the Grecian, Roman, & Gothick Orders of Architecture, by Near Five Hundred Examples Taken From the Ancients, of Pedestals, Bases, Shafts, Capitals, Columns, Architraves, Frizes, Brackets, Cornices, Arches, Imposts, Key-Stones, Trusses, Moldings of Raking Pediments, Frontispieces, Portico's, Arcades, Colonades, Chimney-Pieces, Fretts, Guilochi's, Groins, Weatherings, Moldings for Tabernacles, Frames, &C. Proportioned by Minutes and by Equal Parts. Never Done So Before. Engraved on 184 Copper-Plates. Wherein the Orders of Andrea Palladio Are Truly Laid Down, Free From the Erroncous Measures Publish'd in the Editions of Leoni, Campbell, Hoppus, Ware, &C. Written for the Use of Gentlemen Delighting in True Architecture; And for Masters and Workmen, to Draw From, and Work After. By Batty Langley, Architect

Langley, Batty
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed only for Archimedes Langley, in Meara's-Court, Dean-Street, Soho, MDCCXLVII. [1747]
Language
English
Uniform Title
Builder's Director
Description
xxiv p., 184plates ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • A reissue of 'The builder's director', 1747, with a new titlepage.
  • Price from imprint: price Six Shillings in Sheets.
  • Reproduction of original from British 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, T114293.
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