Title The Carpenter's Assistant: Containing a Succinct Account of Egyptian, Grecian and Roman Architecture. Also, a Description of the Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian and Composite Orders; Together with Specifications, Practical Rules and Tables for Carpenters , and a Glossary of Architectural Terms... Revised, Improved and Enlarged with Additions of Rural Architecture; Embracing Plans, Elevations, Grounds, &c. of Cottages, Villas, and Farm-Buildings Including New and Valuable Designs for Church Edifices.
Publisher New York Published by Livermore & Rudd 1856
Seller ID 403
148pp. Quarter calf over marbled boards, spine decorated in blind with black and green leather labels lettered in gold, marbled edges. Frontispiece and roughly 200 plates of plans, elevations, details, and practical stair-building. Some scattered foxing, short tear to the margin of page 47 not affecting text. A bright, very good+ copy. ; Quarto