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Newlands, James. THE CARPENTER AND JOINER’S ASSISTANT: Being a Comprehensive Treatise on the Selection, Preparation, and Strength of Materials and the Mechanical Principles of Framing, with their application in Carpentry, Joinery and hand-railing; Also, a Complete Treatise on Lines; and an Illustrated Glossary of terms used in Architecture and Building. , Blackie & Sons, Limited N.d. c.[1867].

1st Ed. Large 4to. [xiv] + 254pp. Numerous figures, 100 plates in 106 sheets. Some sporadic light spotting to text, a few margins lightly thumbed, new, rebound in modern blue cloth with gilt bands and gilt lettered title label to spine. An encyclopaedic guide defining terms, presents basic tenets of geometry, and discusses woods, traditional construction techniques, and the use of drawing instruments. US$159 (Book ref. 211409 )  £ 100.00

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Offered for sale by: Francis Edwards
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