University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture

Page View

Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845. / The American builder's companion; or, A new system of architecture: particularly adapted to the present style of building in the United States of America
(1806)

Recommendation,   pp. [iii] ff.


Page [iii]


'v/i
                    RECOMMENDATION.
                                      BOSTON, September 8th, 18o6.
      GENTLEMEN,
HAVING     been chosen a committee by the government of tileston
Housewrght Society, to examine the proofsheets of a new book you
lishing, entitled, "The American Builder's Companion; or, a New System
of
Architecture :" and being satisfied that a work of this kind has been
much
wanted, and that yours is better calculated to assist the American builder
than
any that has come within our knowledge, we therefore do not hesitate to say,
we shall cordially recommend it whenever we have it in our power.
  THAT your exertions may meet with success, and your book have an ex-
tensive circulation, is the wish,
                Gentlemen,
                    Of your very humble servants,
                                 THOMAS W. SUMNER,)
                                 JONATHAN LORING, L;      a;
                                 JAMES BOLTER.        3
Me1S'rs. RA&rRD and BENJAMIN.


Go up to Top of Page