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HINTS TO YOUNG ARCHITECTS. By G. Wightwick. New Edition. By G. H. Guillaume. 12mo, cloth, 4s. " Will be found an acquisition to pupils, and a copy ought to be considered as necessary a purchase as a box of instruments." - Architect.
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PRACTICAL RULES ON DRAWING for the OPERATIVE BUILDER and YOUNG STUDENT in ARCHITECTURE. By George Pyne. With 14 Plates, 4to, 7s. 6d. boards.
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THE JOINTS MADE AND USED BY BUILDERS in the construction of various kinds of Engineering and Architectural works, with especial reference to those wrought by artificers in erecting and finishing Habitable Structures. By W. J. Christy, Architect. With 160 Illustrations. 12mo, 3s. 6d. cloth boards.