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Rawlins, Thomas

Familiar architecture : consisting of original designs of houses for gentlemen and tradesmen, parsonages and summer-retreats : with back-fronts, sections, &c. : together with banqueting-rooms, churches, and chimney-pieces : to which is added, the masonry of the semicircular and elliptical arches, with practical remarks / by Thomas Rawlins, architect.

[London] : Printed for the author, MDCCLXVII [1768]
Physical Description:
[2], 30, [2] p., LX leaves of plates : ill., plans ; 33 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA7132 .R39 1768+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by Tobias Müller; after Thomas Rawlins.
At foot of t.p.: No copy of this work is authentic that has not my name in my own hand-writing affixed to it in the title page. [Signed]: Rawlins. [Signature in ms]
Title vignette; head- and tail-pieces, initials.
English short title catalogue, T83026
Archer, J. British domestic architecture, 273.1
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 730
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840, 2716
Includes bibliographical references.
BAC: British Art Center copy is from the library at Shrubland Park, Ipswich. Bound in half calf and marbled paper over boards.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1768.
Rawlins, Thomas -- Publisher.
Müller, Tobias, active 1744-1790, engraver.
Rawlins, Thomas, ill.

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