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The country gentleman's pocket companion, and builder's assistant, for rural decorative architecture. Containing, thirty-two new designs, plans and elevations of alcoves, floats, temples, summer-houses, lodges, huts, grotto's, &c. In the Augustine, Gothic and Chinese taste, with proper directions annexed. Also an exact estimate of their several amounts, which are from twenty-five to one hundred pounds, and most of them portable. Correctly engraved on twenty-five copper plates, from the designs and under the direction of William and John Halfpenny, architects.

  • Halfpenny, William, -1755.
MDCCLVI. [1756]
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London : Printed for, and sold by Robert Sayer, at the Golden-Buck, opposite to Fetter-Lane, Fleet-street, MDCCLVI. [1756]

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14,[2]p.,25 plates ; 80.


The second edition.

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ESTC N3207


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