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A general treatise of architecture. In seven books. Containing All that is Necessary to be known in Building, with several new designs of houses, &c. and also the Plans of their different Situations. In a Manner entirely New and Pleasant. Being an Easy Introduction to the Knowledge of Architecture and Building, and for the better understanding the rules of Vitruvius, Palladio, Scamozzi, And others both Antient and Modern. By Thomas Rowland, of New-Windsor, Gent. To which is added, a work of infinite Labour and Expence, consisting of tables for the mensuration of all sorts of works us'd in building, of great Use and Service to all Architects, Artificers, and Measurers whatsoever.

  • Rowland, Thomas, of New-Windsor.
M.DCC.XXXII. [1732] [1739?]
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London : printed by Henry Parker in Jewin-Street, for the author, and sold by J.Cole, engraver, at the Crown in Great Kirby-Street, Hatton-Garden, M.DCC.XXXII. [1732] [1739?]

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[8],48;[4],viii,52p.,plates : ill. ; 2⁰.

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

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ESTC T114385



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