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Creator:
Nicholson, Peter, 1765-1844.
Title(s):

The carpenter's new guide : being a complete book of lines for carpentry and joinery ... : the whole founded on true geometrical principles : ... and fully exemplified on seventy-eight copper-plates, correctly engraved by the author : including some observations and calculation on the strength of timber / by Peter Nicholson.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for I. & J. Taylor, 1793.
Physical Description:
xii, 76 p., [78] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TS835 N53 1793
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Catalogue of Modern Books on Architecture": (4 p.) inserted at end.
ESTC T8044
Archer 410.2
BAC: ALS from Henry Stevens to C.H. Walker dated Dec. 12, 1881 placed in object file.
Subject Terms:
Building -- Early works to 1800.
Carpentry -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1793.
Joinery -- Early works to 1800.
Stevens, Henry -- Bookplate.
Stevens, Henry -- Pres. inscription to C.H. Walker, Xmas, 1881.
Taylor, I. -- Publisher.
Taylor, J. -- Publisher.
Walker, C.H. -- Pres. inscription from Henry Stevens, Xmas, 1881.
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