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Pain, William, 1730?-1790?
The Builder's golden rule, or, The youth's sure guide : containing the greatest variety or ornamental and useful designs in architecture and carpentry : ... to which is added, and estimate of prices for materials and labour, and labour only, with references to specific designs / by William Pain.
Additional Title(s):

Builder's golden rule.

Youth's sure guide.
Third edition.
London : Printed by and for H.D. Steele, 1790.
Physical Description:
[iv], 18, 54 p., [94] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA2515 P35 1790
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BAC: List of prices for materials: 54 p. at end.
Illustrations by Woodman; after William Pain.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Details -- Early works to 1800.
Building -- Details -- Early works to 1800.
Building -- Estimates -- Early works to 1800.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1790.
Steele, H.D. -- Publisher.
Woodman, engraver.
Pain, William, 1730?-1790?, ill.

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