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The builder's guide, or The carpenter's plain and exact rule, Shewing, how to measure carpenters, joiners, sawyers, bricklayers, plaisterers, masons, glaziers, and painters work; also how to undertake each work, and at what price; the rates of each commodity, and the common wages of journeymen with cunter's-line, and goggeshall's description of the sliding-rule. And an explanation of the technical ter... To which is added, a plate, the plan of a fine Chinese garden chair, in curious diamond paleing and lattice work. By Francis Price.

Price, Francis, -1753.

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Carpenter's plain and exact rule


Dublin : Printed by Peter Hoey, at the Mercury in Skinner-Row, M,DCC,LXXVIII. [1778]

Physical description

[12],130p.,plate ; 12⁰.

Publications note

ESTC T167212


  • English

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