1849. BUILDING. MASONRY. STONE CUTTING. 1st Edn.
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A Rudimentary Treatise on Masonry and Stone Cuttingby E Dobson Published by Weale in 1849. 1 st edition. 7” tall. xiii;118 pp. Full title “A Rudimentary Treatise on Masonry and Stonecutting; in which the principles of masonic projection and their application to the construction of curved wing walls, domes, oblique bridges, and Roman and Gothic vaulting are concisely explained. In three sections:
Section I. On the construction of vaults and arches
Section II. On masonic projection
Section III. On practical stonecutting.” With 100 illustrations. A scarce book with contents in clean and tight; clean and tight. Some staining to top margins decreasing in coverage up to around page 23 (see photos). New end papers. Original card covers darkened but sound and complete. Please note:- ALL our books will be placed in the GOOD category. Read the individual notes on condition for more specific details. About us: We are experienced Ebay traders and ship worldwide so buy with confidence. All books are taken from our large, private collection and collated before listing. Items will be as described, packed with care and shipped promptly without fuss – check our feedback ! We accept returns within seven days of receipt if the item is not as described. ... read more