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The Builder's Dictionary -

Reprint of the original 1734 publication by Bettesworth, provides a glimpse into the theory and practices of the builder's world of the 18th century. Two volumes.

Object Type: Library

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The Church Architecture of Robert Mills - Liscombe, R. W., 1946-

Features Mills's early unexecuted designs for churches, executed churches, and later designs for churches. Many Charleston buildings are included.

Object Type: Library

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The Country Builder's Assistant - Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845

The "bible" of the building trade in New England during the beginning of the 19th century. The book was the first American-grown collection of designs published in America. Full title reflects contents of the book: Contain[s] a collection of new designs of carpentry and architecture which will e particularly useful to country workmen in general. Illustrated with new and useful designs of frontispieces, chimney pieces, &c. Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, ...

Object Type: Library

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The English Mediaeval House - Wood, Margaret, 1908-

A study of medieval domestic architecture and the evolution of the English house. Illustrated with photographs, plans, diagrams, and drawings.

Object Type: Library

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The Five Books of Architecture: An Unabridged Reprint of the English Edition of 1611 - Serlio, Sebastiano, 1475-1554

An unabridged reproduction of the 1611 English edition of one of the earliest books on architecture written in a vernacular language and incorporating extensive illustrations.

Object Type: Library

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The Interior Building: Its Architecture and Its Art - Look, David W.

Features the outstanding architecture of the Interior Building in Washington, D.C., in an effort to serve as a model for other Federal, State, and local agencies to identify, preserve, and maintain their own culturally significant buildings. Waddy Butler Wood, architect.

Object Type: Library

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60 Famous Houses of Charleston, South Carolina - Leland, Jack

Stories with photographs of 60 houses that were originally published in The Evening Post during 1968-1969. Houses/buildings featured are: 68 Broad 92 Broad 110 Broad 116 Broad 18 Bull 17 Chalmers 36 Church 37 Church 59 Church 69 Church 71 Church 78 Church 94 Church 145-147 Church 89-91 Church 1 East Battery 5 East Battery 9 East Battery 13 East Battery 21 East Battery 51 East Bay 631 East Bay (a/k/a 635 East Bay) 76- ...

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A Charleston Sketchbook, 1796-1806 - Fraser, Charles

Forty watercolor drawings of early Charleston and the surrounding country, including plantations and parish churches, by Charles Fraser are reproduced here in full color from Fraser's personal Sketchbook covering the period 1796-1806, begun when Fraser was 14.

Object Type: Library