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The country builder's assistant, fully explaining, the best methods for striking regular and quirked mouldings: for drawing and working the Tuscan, Doric, Ionic and Corinthian orders ... Plans and elevations of houses ... Also, the tracing of groins, angle brackets, circular soffits in circular walls, &c. Correctly engraved on thirty-seven plates, with a printed explanation to each.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845.
Publication
Boston, Worcester
Date
1798.
Description
[36] p. 37 plates. 21 cm.
Notes
No "printed explanation" furnished for plates 9-10, 17-18, and 29-33.
GUSN
151095
Call Number
Rare NA2520.B4
Descriptive terms
Architecture Early works to 1800.

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