The Resource A collection of designs in architecture, : containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. : With a great variety of sections of rooms; from a common room, to the most grand and magnificent. Their decoration, viz. bases, surbases, architraves, freezes [sic], and cornices, properly inriched with foliages, frets and flowers, in a new and grand taste. With margins and mouldings for the panelling. All large enough for practice, to which are added curious designs of stone and timber bridges, extending from twenty feet to two hundred and twenty, in one arch. Likewise some screens and pavilions. : In two volumes. Each containing sixty plates, curiously engraved on copper., Designed, by Abraham Swan, architect: and engraved, by John Norman. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)

A collection of designs in architecture, : containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. : With a great variety of sections of rooms; from a common room, to the most grand and magnificent. Their decoration, viz. bases, surbases, architraves, freezes [sic], and cornices, properly inriched with foliages, frets and flowers, in a new and grand taste. With margins and mouldings for the panelling. All large enough for practice, to which are added curious designs of stone and timber bridges, extending from twenty feet to two hundred and twenty, in one arch. Likewise some screens and pavilions. : In two volumes. Each containing sixty plates, curiously engraved on copper., Designed, by Abraham Swan, architect: and engraved, by John Norman. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)

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A collection of designs in architecture, : containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. : With a great variety of sections of rooms; from a common room, to the most grand and magnificent. Their decoration, viz. bases, surbases, architraves, freezes [sic], and cornices, properly inriched with foliages, frets and flowers, in a new and grand taste. With margins and mouldings for the panelling. All large enough for practice, to which are added curious designs of stone and timber bridges, extending from twenty feet to two hundred and twenty, in one arch. Likewise some screens and pavilions. : In two volumes. Each containing sixty plates, curiously engraved on copper.
Title
A collection of designs in architecture,
Title remainder
containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. : With a great variety of sections of rooms; from a common room, to the most grand and magnificent. Their decoration, viz. bases, surbases, architraves, freezes [sic], and cornices, properly inriched with foliages, frets and flowers, in a new and grand taste. With margins and mouldings for the panelling. All large enough for practice, to which are added curious designs of stone and timber bridges, extending from twenty feet to two hundred and twenty, in one arch. Likewise some screens and pavilions. : In two volumes. Each containing sixty plates, curiously engraved on copper.
Statement of responsibility
Designed, by Abraham Swan, architect: and engraved, by John Norman. ; Vol. I
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Engraver
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Language
eng
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Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
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MWA
Citation location within source
  • 14481
  • 3291
  • 1250
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania
  • Hitchcock, H.R. Amer. architectural books
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A collection of designs in architecture, : containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. : With a great variety of sections of rooms; from a common room, to the most grand and magnificent. Their decoration, viz. bases, surbases, architraves, freezes [sic], and cornices, properly inriched with foliages, frets and flowers, in a new and grand taste. With margins and mouldings for the panelling. All large enough for practice, to which are added curious designs of stone and timber bridges, extending from twenty feet to two hundred and twenty, in one arch. Likewise some screens and pavilions. : In two volumes. Each containing sixty plates, curiously engraved on copper., Designed, by Abraham Swan, architect: and engraved, by John Norman. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/14481
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Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • No more published?
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file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000313708
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(fol.)
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unknown
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[2], viii p., 10 leaves of plates
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multiple file formats
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electronic
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lossless
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ill.
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absent
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access
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Electronic text and image data.
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(Sirsi) 000313708
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A collection of designs in architecture, : containing new plans and elevations of houses, for general use. : With a great variety of sections of rooms; from a common room, to the most grand and magnificent. Their decoration, viz. bases, surbases, architraves, freezes [sic], and cornices, properly inriched with foliages, frets and flowers, in a new and grand taste. With margins and mouldings for the panelling. All large enough for practice, to which are added curious designs of stone and timber bridges, extending from twenty feet to two hundred and twenty, in one arch. Likewise some screens and pavilions. : In two volumes. Each containing sixty plates, curiously engraved on copper., Designed, by Abraham Swan, architect: and engraved, by John Norman. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/14481
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • No more published?
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000313708
Dimensions
(fol.)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[2], viii p., 10 leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000313708
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