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The American builder's companion, or, A system of architecture particluarly adapted to the present style of building : treating on practical geometry, the origin of building ... / by Asher Benjamin.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
American builder's companion.
System of architecture particularly adapted to the present style of building.
Originator
Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845.
Publication
Charlestowne : S. Etheridge
Date
1811.
Edition
2nd ed., corr. and enl.
Description
iv, [2] p., pp. [5]-104 p., [1] p., [82] p. of plates : ill. ; 28 cm.
Notes
Based on the Henry-Russell Hitchcock bibliography of the same title.
Title continues: Treating on practical geometry. The origin of building. Of the five orders of architecture. Of their particular parts and embellishments, and of their application. Also very fully of stairs. On churches, court houses, &c. On sashes, sash frames, shutters, doors, cornices, base and surbase mouldings, architraves, &c. &c.
GUSN
151091
Call Number
Rare NA2610.B4 1811 c.1
Rare NA2610.B4 1811 c.2

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