Architecture Pratique, Qui Comprend la Construction Generale... & Particuliere des Batiments; le Detail, Toise et Devis de chaque partie, scavoir (sic), Maconnerie, Charpenterie, Couverture, Menuiserie, Serrurerie, Vitrerie, Plomberie, Peinture d'Impression, Dorure, Sculpture, Marbrerie, Miroirerie, &c...

Architecture Pratique, Qui Comprend la Construction Generale... & Particuliere des Batiments; le Detail, Toise et Devis de chaque partie, scavoir (sic), Maconnerie, Charpenterie, Couverture, Menuiserie, Serrurerie, Vitrerie, Plomberie, Peinture d'Impression, Dorure, Sculpture, Marbrerie, Miroirerie, &c...
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Paris: chez Didot, Nyon, Savoye, et Damonneville, 1755. 8vo, old calf, raised bands, backstrip gilt. xvi, 512 pp. Frontispiece and fourteen plates, folding table, numerous diagrams and plans in text. Covers a bit worn, rubbed with some loss along extremities of binding, hinges cracked but holding, some browning, a sound copy. New Edition, revised, corrected and greatly enlarged (first published in 1691.) A thorough and detailed manual of practical architecture and all aspects of building, carpentry, plumbing, painting, etc, as well as an explanation on the Paris building laws by the renowned architect and pupil of Blondel. See Fowler 72. (Item Id: 6080)

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