The Carpenter's New Guide: being a Complete Book of Lines for Carpentry and Joinery. Treating fully on practical geometry, soffits, brick and plaster groins, niches of every description, skylights, lines for roofs and domes (etc).

Nicholson, Peter

Published by Grigg and Eliot, 1837
Used / Leather / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this book is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. Please enter search terms below to find similar copies.

Description:

Stated twelfth edition. Full calf leather. Quarto. 127 pp., with 84 plates, all present as called for. A guide to various aspects of carpentry and the building of structures, including sections on kirb lights for church work, designs for roofs, hand railing and staircasing, diminishing columns, angle bars for shop fronts, skylights, etc. By Peter Nicholson, a Scottish architect and engineer, who wrote widely on kindred subjects to this. POOR condition. Both covers DETACHED. Heavy scuffing, chipping, flaking, fading and darkening to the covers, with loss of leather along the extremities. Some soiling and minor staining. Leather very brittle along the spine, with much chipping, flaking and loss. Ownership signatures and writing on the inside covers and first and last endpapers, with a few doodles in pencil throughout. Heavy scattered foxing throughout. Dampstaining to the upper fore edge of the first several pages. Overall a rather worn copy. Bookseller Inventory #

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Carpenter's New Guide: being a Complete ...
Publisher: Grigg and Eliot
Publication Date: 1837
Binding: Leather
Book Condition: Poor

AbeBooks offers millions of new, used, rare and out-of-print books, as well as cheap textbooks from thousands of booksellers around the world. Shopping on AbeBooks is easy, safe and 100% secure - search for your book, purchase a copy via our secure checkout and the bookseller ships it straight to you.

Search thousands of booksellers selling millions of new & used books

New & Used Books

New & Used Books

New and used copies of new releases, best sellers and award winners. Save money with our huge selection.

AbeBooks Home

Rare & Out of Print Books

Rare & Out of Print Books

From scarce first editions to sought-after signatures, find an array of rare, valuable and highly collectible books.

Rare Books

Textbooks

Textbooks

Catch a break with big discounts and fantastic deals on new and used textbooks.

Textbooks

More Books to Discover