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Elsam, Richard
The practical builder's perpetual price-book; elucidating the principles of correctly ascertaining the average value of the different artificer's works usually employed in building; with the customs of measuring and valueing in the various parts of the United Kingdom, &c. &c. &c.
[London, Thos. Kelly, 1825]
Physical Description:
2 p.., [3]-180 p., incl. tables. front., plates. 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TH434 E4 1825b+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC : Plates by A. Dick, H. Adlard, and W. Symns, after the author and M.A. Nicholson.
BAC : "Printed by J. Rider."
Written by Richard Elsam.--Cf. Howard Colvin. A biographical dictionary of British architects 1600-1840. London, 1978, p. 292-293.
Imprint from frontispiece.
Subject Terms:
Building -- Estimates.
Building materials -- Prices.

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