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Nicholson, Peter, 1765-1844 Vatican Library National Library of Poland Library of Congress/NACO German National Library Sudoc [ABES], France ISNI National Library of Australia National Library of the Netherlands National Library of Ireland

Nicholson, Peter (Scottish architect and writer, 1765-1844) Union List of Artist Names [Getty Research Institute]

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VIAF ID: 1235524 (Personal)


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The carpenter and builder's complete measurerpanied with a scale Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
The carpenter and joiner's assistant : containing practical rules for making all kinds of joints, and various methods of hingeing them together ... : to which are added, examples of various roofs executed ... : also extracts from M. Belidor, M. du Hamel, M. de Buffon, &c. on the strength of timber, with practical observations Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland
The carpenter's new guide: being a complete book of lines for carpentry and joinery. Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland German National Library
Encyclopedia of architecture. A dictionary of the science and practice of architecture, building, carpentry, etc., from the earliest ages to the present time, forming a comprehensive work of reference for the use of architects, builders, carpenters, masons, engineers, students, professional men, and amateurs. Library of Congress/NACO
An Essay on the teeth of wheels comprehending principles, and their application in practice, to millwork and other machinery. With numerous figures Sudoc [ABES], France
The five orders of architecture : containing the most plain and simple rules for drawing and executing them in the purest style, for the use of workmen : exhibiting the most approved modes of applying each in practice, suitably to the climate of Great Britain ; including an historical description of Gothic architecture, illustrated with specimens selected from the most celebrated structures now existing, and numerous plans, elevations, sections, and details of various buildings executed by architects of great eminence : to which are added treatises on projection, perspective, fractions, decimal arithmetic, &c. ... Library of Congress/NACO
The guide to railway masonry : comprising a complete treatise on the oblique arch, in three parts Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
An Introduction to the Method of Increments, expressed by a New Form of Motation / by Peter Nicholson. - London, 1817. National Library of Poland
The mechanic's companion, or, The elements and practice of carpentry, joinery, bricklaying, masonry ... Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
The new and improved practical builder. Library of Congress/NACO
The new practical builder and workman's companion : containing a full display and elucidation of the most recent and skilful methods pursued by architects and artificers ... including, also, new treatises on geometry ..., a summary of the art of building ..., an extensive glossary of the technical terms ..., and The theory and practice of the five orders, as employed in decorative architecture Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
A popular course of pure and mixed mathematics ... 1835. Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland
The Practical builder's perpetual price-book : elucidating the principles of correctly ascertaining the average value of the different artificer's works usually employed in building : with the customs of measuring and valueing in the various parts of the United Kingdom, &c. &c. &c. Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
The practical cabinet-maker, upholsterer, and complete decorator. Library of Congress/NACO
Principles of architecture : comprising fundamental rules of the art, with their application to practice : also rules for shadows for the five orders Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland
The rudiments of practical perspective, in which the representation of objects is described by two easy methods, one depending on the plan of the object, the other on its dimensions and position ... Library of Congress/NACO
The student's instructor in drawing and working the five orders of architecture fully explaining the best methods for striking regular and quirked mouldings, for diminishing and gluing of columns and capitals, for finding the true diameter of an order to any given height, for striking the ionic volute, circular or elliptical, with finished examples, on a large scale, of the orders, their planceers, etc. and some designs for door-cases, elegantly engraved on forty-one plates--with explanations Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland
A treatise on the construction of staircases and handrails ...precedeed by some necessary problems in practical geometry... Sudoc [ABES], France

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