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The rudiments of architecture, being a treatise on practical geometry, on Grecian and Roman mouldings; shewing the best method of drawing their curves, with remarks on the effect of both. Also, on the origin of building, on the five orders of architecture, on their general and particular parts and embellishments, with examples for cornices, base and surbase mouldings, architraves and stairs, correctly engraved on thirty-four copperplates. By Asher Benjamin.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845.
Publication
Boston, R. P. & C. Williams
Date
1820.
Edition
2d ed., enl.,
Description
96 p. ill., plates (2 fold.) 22 cm.
GUSN
151088
Call Number
Rare Browne NA2520.B5 1820
Descriptive terms
Architecture
Architecture Details.
Architecture Orders.
Material Type
Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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