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Title:
The encyclopaedia of practical carpentry and joinery : comprising the choice, preservation, and strength of materials, explanations of the theory and practical details, a complete system of lines for the carpenter, joiner, & staircase builder, together with an account of the improvements effected in England and on the continent, and illustrations of the most remarkable executed works / edited by Edward Lance Tarbuck, architect ...
Published/Created:
Leipzig and Dresden : A.H. Payne ; London : J. Hagger, 67, Paternoster Row, [1859?]
Leipzig : Printed by J.F. Kloeber
Physical Description:
[4], 236, [2], xiv pages, [1], 127 plates in various foliations : illustrations, plans ; 29 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TH5604 .E53 1859+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes frontipiece depicting early carpentry not included in the plate count.
With etchings by A.H. Payne; after Henry J. Collins and Edward Lance Tarbuck.
Printer's statement from foot of page xiv.
Includes index.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary tan half calf and tan cloth.
Subject Terms:
Carpentry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Hagger, J. -- Publisher.
Joinery -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Kloeber, J. F. -- Printer.
Stair building -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Form/Genre:
Etchings -- 1859.
Etchings -- Hand-colored -- 1859.
Wood engravings -- 1859.
Contributors:
Collins, Henry J., illustrator.
Tarbuck, Edward Lance, editor, illustrator.
Payne, A. H. (Albert Henry), 1812-1902, publisher, engraver.
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