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The Modern Architect; Or, Every Carpenter His Own Master, Etc., For Private Houses, Classic Dwellings, Churches. &c. To Which Is Added the New System Of Stair-Building

Shaw, Edward

Published by Dayton and Wentworth, Boston, 1855
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128 pages in text. Large 4to, 29 x 24 cm. Sixty-four engraved plates plus frontispiece with an additional four pages at rear: "The New Lien Law of Massachusetts, In Favor of Mechanics, Passed in 1851, with all the Amendments in full to 1853." Shaw, an author of several pattern books presents here a number of house designs (Grecian and a few Gothic, and one Italian villa). His designs were popular in rural New England. Glossary of Architectural Terms. HITCHCOCK 1157. Scattered intermittent foxing, dampstain first few leaves at lower right corner, gilt front cover illustrations bright and clean. Original publisher's embossed and gilt block sheep with the famous frontispiece gilt stamped at front cover. Rebacked with orig. spine laid down, and new red leather spine label. Near fine. Bookseller Inventory # 18309


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Title: The Modern Architect; Or, Every Carpenter ...

Publisher: Dayton and Wentworth, Boston

Publication Date: 1855

Binding: leather_bound

Edition: Second edition.

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