A key to civil architecture, or, The universal British builder : containing the principles and properties of building clearly demonstrated with illustrations and definitions, both theoretical and practical ... : to which is added a treatise of arithmetic ... / by Thomas Skaife.
- Additional Title(s):
Key to civil architecture.
Universal British builder.
- Second edition : corrected, with the addition of two useful plates on the construction of stair cases.
- London : Printed for R. Baldwin, 1776.
- Physical Description:
- iv, -387 p.,  leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 22 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsTH144 S5 1776Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Harris, E. British architectural books and writers. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. 830.
Originally published in 1774 without illustrations.
Illustrations by J. Lodge.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture -- Early works to 1800.Arithmetic -- Early works to 1800.Baldwin, R. -- Publisher.Building -- Early works to 1800.Engraving -- Specimens -- Early works to 1800.Lodge, J., engraver.
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