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More, Richard, carpenter.
The carpenters rule, or, A booke shewing many plain waies, truly to measure ordinarie timber, and other extraordinarie sollids, or timber : with a detection of sundrie great errors, generally committed by carpenters and others in measuring of timber; tending much to the buyers great losse : published especially for the good of the Companie of Carpenters in London, and other also; ... / by Richard More.
Alternate Title(s):
Carpenters rule
Booke shewing many plain waies, truly to measure ordinarie timber.
At London : Imprinted by Felix Kingston, 1602.
Physical Description:
[8], 56 p. : ill. ; 16 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TS835 M615 1602
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
STC (2nd ed.), 18075
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge (England) : Cambridge University Press, 1994, c1990, 562
Second book on carpentry in English. Cf. Harris.
BAC: Contains ms. notes.
Wood cut vignette on t.p.
Subject Terms:
Carpentry -- Early works to 1800.
Kingston, Felix -- Printer
Lumber -- Mensuration -- Early works to 1800.
Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1602
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