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The country gentleman's pocket compantion, and builder's assistant, for rural decorative architecture

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Halfpenny, William and John
The country gentleman's pocket compantion, and builder's assistant, for rural decorative architecture
London, England: Robert Sayer, 1756
9 p. : 16 pl. ; 20 cm.

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[Title page] The country gentleman's pocket companion, and builder's assistant, for rural decorative architecture, pp. [1] ff.

[List and description of plates], pp. 3-14

New books of architecture, printed for and sold by Rober Sayer, at the Golden Buck opposite to Fetter-Lane, Fleet Street

No. 1 -- A Chinese temple; No. 2 -- a Chinese temple, pp. 1 ff.

No. 1 -- An Indian temple; No. 2 -- an Indian temple, pp. 2 ff.

No. 1 -- A Gothick hutt; No. 2 -- a Gothick hutt, pp. 3 ff.

A modern summer house, pp. 4 ff.

A hexegon summer house, pp. 5 ff.

A modern summer house, pp. 6 ff.

A Chinese open temple, pp. 7 ff.

An Indian temple, pp. 8 ff.

A modern lodge, pp. 9 ff.

A Chinese open temple, pp. 10 ff.

No. 1 -- An ancient hutt; No. 2 -- An ancient hutt, pp. 11 ff.

A Gothick lodge, pp. 12 ff.

No. 1 -- An Indian temple; No. 2 -- A composed Chinese temple, pp. 13 ff.

A Gothick lodge, pp. 14 ff.

No. 1 -- An Indian lettes'd temple; No. 2 -- A Chinese lettes'd temple, pp. 15 ff.

A modern summer house, pp. 16 ff.

A cima hexegon alcove seat, pp. 17 ff.

A pentegon summer house, pp. 18 ff.

A Gothick lodge, pp. 19 ff.

A Gothick lodge, pp. 20 ff.

No. 1 -- A Gothick grotto; No. 2 -- A Gothick grotto, pp. 21 ff.

Chinese pleasure float, pp. 22 ff.

Chinese pleasure float, pp. 23 ff.

A Chinese pleasure boat, pp. 24 ff.

Chinese snake boat, pp. 25 ff.

[Cover]


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