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Pain's British Palladio, or, The builder's general assistant.

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Pain, William (1730?-1790?)
Pain's British Palladio, or, The builder's general assistant.
London: I. and J. Taylor, 1788

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Contents

[Front Cover]

[Title page] Pain's British Palladio: or, the Builder's General Assistant., pp. [1]-[2]

Table of Contents., p. 3

Prices for Carpenter's Day-Bills., p. 4

A Description of the Designs in Pain's British Palladio., pp. 1-7

Estimate of Prices, for Materials and Labour, and Labour Only, Adapted to the Designs in Pain's British Palladio., pp. 8-14

The Description of a Gentleman's House, with the Elevation, Section, and Plans of Every Floor and Roof., pp. Plate I-Plate IV

The Description of a Gentleman's House, with the Elevation and Section, Two Ways, and the Plans of Every Floor, Section of Flews and Roof., pp. Plate V-Plate IX

Designs for Chimney-Pieces, with the Mouldings Half-Size., pp. Plate X-Plate XI

The Description of a Town-House, with Elevations, Sections, and Plan of Every Floor and Roof., pp. Plate XII-Plate XV

Designs for Chimney-Pieces., pp. Pl. XVI-Pl. XXII

Plan and Elevation of a Gentleman's House., p. Plate XXIII

Plan, Elevation, and Sections, Two Ways, Shewing the Bond-timbers, Lintels, &c. with Plans of Every Floor, pp. Pl. XXIV-Plate XXVII

Two Designs for Stairs., p. Pl. XXVIII

Two Designs for Ceilings., p. Pl. XXIX

Two Designs for Doors., p. Pl. XXX

The Corinthian Cap at Large, p. Pl. XXXI

Proportion of the Orders, pp. Plate XXXII-Plate XXXIII

Designs for Impost, p. Plate XXXIV

Designs for Architraves, &c., p. Pl. XXXV

Designs for Frieze and Cornices, p. Pl. XXXVI

Designs for Stair-Cases., p. Pl. XXXVII

Groins, Angle-Brackets, &c., p. Plate 38

Curve-Line Roofs, Circular Soffits, &c., p. Plate 39

Stair-Case, Shewing how to Frame the Newels, &c., p. Pl. XL

Circular and Oval Stair-Cases., p. Plate 41

The Hand-Rail and Curtail-Step Stretched out Preparing Foundations, and the Proportion of Lights to Rooms the Proportion of Chimneys., p. Plate 42

A Catalogue of Modern Books on Architecture, &c.

[Back Cover]


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