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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 / by Asher Benjamin.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845.
Publication
Boston : Munroe and Francis
Date
1814.
Description
96 p. : 32 plates (1 fold.; incl. diagrs.) ; 22 cm.
GUSN
151098
Call Number
Rare NA2520.B5 1814
Descriptive terms
Architecture
Architecture Details.
Architecture Orders.
Material Type
Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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