A Book on Building, Civil and Ecclesiastical: Including Church Restoration; with the Theory of Domes, and of the Great Pyramid and Dimensions of Many Churches and Other Great Buildings
Crosby Lockwood and Company, 1880 - 391 Seiten
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Seite 35 - HADDON'S RUDIMENTARY ARITHMETIC. By A. ARMAN. is. 6d. 168. DRAWING AND MEASURING INSTRUMENTS. Including — I. Instruments employed in Geometrical and Mechanical Drawing, and in the Construction, Copying, and Measurement of Maps and Plans. II. Instruments used for the purposes of Accurate Measurement, and for Arithmetical Computations. By JF HEATHER, MA, late of the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Author of " Descriptive Geometry,
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