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

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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Architectural dictionary : plates National Library of Latvia
The carpenter and builder's complete measurerpanied with a scale Sudoc [ABES], France
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 Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland Sudoc [ABES], France
The carpenter's new guide: being a complete book of lines for carpentry and joinery. Library of Congress/NACO German National Library National Library of Ireland Sudoc [ABES], France
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 Library of Congress/NACO Sudoc [ABES], France
An introduction to the method of increments, expressed by a new form of notation National Library of Poland
The mechanic's companion, or, The elements and practice of carpentry, joinery, bricklaying, masonry ... Library of Congress/NACO Sudoc [ABES], France
Miscellaneous, 1818: National Library of Latvia
New and improved practical builder and workman's companion National Library of Australia Library of Congress/NACO
New practical builder and workman's companion. 1823 Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Australia
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. Library of Congress/NACO Sudoc [ABES], France
The practical cabinet-maker, upholsterer, and complete decorator. Library of Congress/NACO
Practical treatise on mensuration Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Australia Sudoc [ABES], France
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 Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland Sudoc [ABES], France

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