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The country builder's assistant [electronic resource] : fully explaining, the best methods for striking regular and quirked mouldings ... : Correctly engraved on thirty-seven copperplates with a printed explanation to each. / By Asher Benjamin. ; Published according to act of Congress
Bib ID 3380817
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845
 
Online Versions
Description Boston: : Printed by Spotswood and Etheridge, for the author, sold by him, and by Alexander Thomas, Worcester,, --1798 
[36] p., 37 leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill. ; 20 cm. (4to) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 33399.

Notes

Plates drawn by Asher Benjamin. There is no explanatory text for plates 9-10, 17-18, and 29-33.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 33399

Hitchcock, H.R. Amer. architectural books, 112

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 33399). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Architecture -- Designs and plans.  |  Building -- Details -- Drawings.  |  Carpentry.
Place United States Massachusetts Boston. United States Massachusetts Worcester.
Other authors/contributors Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845, ill

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