Essay on the construction of cottages suited for the dwellings of the labouring classes : for which the premium was voted by the Highland Society of Scotland : illustrated by working plans of single and combined cottages / by George Smith.
- Additional Title(s):
On the construction of cottages.
- Glasgow : Blackie & Son 1834.
- Physical Description:
- , 38,  p.,  leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 23 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Engraved t.p.
BAC: Publisher's advertisements:  p. at end.
BAC: Label mounted on cover: Smith. On the construction of cottages. Price 1s.
Illustrations by Wm. Howison; after G[eorge] Smith.
Printed by George Brookman, Glasgow.
First architectural treatise to be published in Glasgow. Cf. Archer.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture -- Great Britain -- 19th century.Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain -- Designs and plans.Blackie & Son -- Publisher.Brookman, George. -- Printer.Cottages -- Great Britain.Engraving -- Specimens -- 1834.Working class -- Homes and haunts -- Great Britain.
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Smith, George, architect, Essay on the construction of cottages suited for the dwellings of the labouring classes , 1834
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