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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)

Plate 28: fragments for chimney pieces,   pp. Plate 28-49


Page 49


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be too high in the opening for the smoke to ascend without spreading into
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