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Title(s):

The rudiments of architecture, or, the young workman's instructor : in two parts : ... with twenty three elegant designs of buildings ... : to which is added, The Builder's dictionary ...

Additional Title(s):

Rudiments of architecture.

Young workmans's instructor.

Builder's dictionary.

Published/Created:
Edinburgh [Scotland] : Printed by William Auld ..., 1773.
Physical Description:
vii, [1], 127, 6, [16] p., [49] leaves of plates in various pagings : ill. ; 27 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA2515 R8 1773
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
BAC: Builder's dictionary: [16] p. at end.
Archer 303.2
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. 768
BAC: Explanations of the following twenty-three designs: [6] p. at end.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Dictionaries -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Auld, William -- Printer.
Building -- Early works to 1800.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1773.
Etching -- Specimens -- 1773.
Loop -- Bookplate.
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