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Smeaton, G. A.
The builder's pocket manual, or, Rules and instructions in the art of carpentry, joinery, masonry, & bricklaying : with practical hints and observations for the use of the workman ... / by G.A. Smeaton.
Alternate Title(s):
Builder's pocket manual.
Rules and instructions in the art of carpentry.
London : Printed for Knight and Lacey, 1825.
Physical Description:
[1], xxxii, 258 p., [7] leaves of plates : ill. ; 16 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TH144 S64 1825
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Printed by Shackell, Arrowsmith, and Hodges, Johnson's-Court, London.
BAC: British Art Center copy in original boards, as issued.
Later editions by A.C. Smeaton published in Philadelphia in 1850, 1852, 1853, 1854 and 1856. Cf. Hitchcock.
Hitchcock, Henry Russell. American architectural books. New York, 1976. 1204
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Details.
Building -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1825.
Knight and Lacey -- Publisher.
Shackell, Arrowsmith, and Hodges -- Printer.
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