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Creator:
Darling, John, 17th cent.
Title(s):

The carpenter's rule made easie, or, The art of measuring superficies and solids : as timber, stone, boards, glass and the like : also an addition or second way, being the ground-work of measuring timbers, stone, boards, and glass : with the tables of multiplication or accounts ... / by John Darling.

Additional Title(s):

Carpenter's rule made easie.

Art of measuring superficies and solids.

Addition or second way, being the ground-work of measuring timbers, stone, boards, and glass.

Published/Created:
London : Printed by I.R. for Tho. Sawbridge and are to be sold next door to the Anker in Duck-lane, 1669.
Physical Description:
[2], 10, 166, 142, [4] p. ; 16 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
T50 D37 1669
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: British Art Center copy contains ms. notations on lumber measurements.
Includes tables.
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge (England) : Cambridge University Press, 1994, c1990. 177
Originally published in 1658, this edition was published in 1669 on the rebuilding of London after the Fire in 1666. Cf. Harris.
Subject Terms:
Gaging -- Early works to 1800.
I. R. -- Printer.
Mensuration -- Early works to 1800.
Ready-reckoners -- Early works to 1800.
Sawbridge, Thomas.
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