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Langley, Batty, 1696-1751 / The city and country builder's and workman's treasury of designs, or, The art of drawing and working the ornamental parts of architecture
(1756)

[Title page] The city and country builder's and workman's treasury of designs: or the art of drawing and working the ornamental parts of architecture.,   p. [1]


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The City and Country
BUILDER's and WORKMAN's
TREASURY of DESIGNS:
or the ART of
DRAWING and WORKING
the Ornamental PARTS of
ARCHITECTURE
Illuftrated by upwards of Four Hundered Grand Defigns, neatly engraved on
One Hundered and Eighty-fix COPPER-PLATES, for
Piers,     | Pavements,    | Obelifques,
Gates,     | Frets,    | Pedeftals, for
Doors,     | Gulochi's,    | Sun-Dials,
Windows,    | Pulpits,    | Bufto's, and
Niches,     | Types,    | Stone Tables,
Buffets,    | Alter-Pieces, | Book-Cafes,
Cifterns,    | Monuments,    | Cielings, and
Chimney-Pieces    | Fonts,    | Iron Works.
Tabernacle-Frames  |     |
Proportioned by ALIQUOT PARTS.
With an APPENDIX of Fourteen PLATES of Truffes for Girders and Beams, different
sorts of Rafters, and a Variety of Roofs, &c.
To which are prefixed,
The Five Orders of Columns, acording to ANDREA PALLADIO; whole Members are
Proportioned by ALIQUOTE PARTS, in a more eafy Manner than has yet been done.
The WHOLE interfperfed
With fure RULES for working all the varieties of Raking Members in Pediments,
Modillions, &c.
The like, for the immediate Ufe of WORKMEN, never publifhed before, in any
Language.
By B.L.
LONDON, Printed for S. Harding:
And Sold by B. Dod, in Ave-Mary-Lane; and J. Marks, on the Pavement in St.
Martin's-Lane. 1756.

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