Price, Francis, d. 1753, The British carpenter, or, a treatise on carpentry : containing the most concise and authentick rules of that art ... , 1768
- The British carpenter, or, a treatise on carpentry : containing the most concise and authentick rules of that art ... / by Francis Price.
- Alternate Title(s):
- British carpenter.
Treatise on carpentry.
Supplement to the British Architect.
- Sixth edition : corrected, and illustrated with sixty-two copperplates.
- London : Printed for A. Palladio, I. Jones and C. Wren, 1768.
- Physical Description:
- , 72 p.,  leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 26 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Information
- P. -72 contains a Supplement to the British Architect; containing Palladio's orders of architecture.
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers. Cambridge [England] : Cambridge University Press, 1994,c1990. 712
Added engraved t.p.
First comprehensive work on carpentry in English. Cf. Harris.
- Subject Terms:
- Building -- Early works to 1800.Carpentry -- Early works to 1800.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1768.
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