The builder's jewel: or, The youth's instructor, and workman's remembrancer. By B. & T. Langley. To this ed. is added, A dictionary of terms used in architecture, &c
  • Language: en

The builder's jewel: or, The youth's instructor, and workman's remembrancer. By B. & T. Langley. To this ed. is added, A dictionary of terms used in architecture, &c

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1808
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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New Principles of Gardening: Or, The Laying Out and Planting Parterres, Groves, Wildernesses, Labyrinths, Avenues, Parks, &c. After a More Grand and Rural Manner, Than Has Been Done Before
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 398

New Principles of Gardening: Or, The Laying Out and Planting Parterres, Groves, Wildernesses, Labyrinths, Avenues, Parks, &c. After a More Grand and Rural Manner, Than Has Been Done Before

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1728
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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The Builder's Director Or Bench Mate
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 184

The Builder's Director Or Bench Mate

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1970
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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An Accurate Description of Newgate
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 70

An Accurate Description of Newgate

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  • Published: 1724
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Practical Geometry Applied to the Useful Arts of Building, Surveying, Gardening and Mensuration
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 136

Practical Geometry Applied to the Useful Arts of Building, Surveying, Gardening and Mensuration

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1729
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Gothic Architecture, Improved by Rules and Proportions
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 7

Gothic Architecture, Improved by Rules and Proportions

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1967
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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A Survey of Westminster Bridge, as 'tis Now Sinking Into Ruin. ... By Batty Langley,...
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 47

A Survey of Westminster Bridge, as 'tis Now Sinking Into Ruin. ... By Batty Langley,...

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1748
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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The Builder's Bench-Mate: Or, Inestimable Pocket Companion, Etc
  • Language: en

The Builder's Bench-Mate: Or, Inestimable Pocket Companion, Etc

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1747
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Batty Langley
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 15

Batty Langley

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: Unknown
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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The Flowering of the Landscape Garden
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 446

The Flowering of the Landscape Garden

The park of lawns, trees, and serpentine lakes in a picturesque composition of greens has long been viewed as the enduring achievement of eighteenth-century English landscape art. Yet this conventional view of the picturesque style ignores the colorful flowers and flowering shrubs that graced the landscape garden of the Georgian era. While the book is primarily devoted to the historical reconstruction of the formal and horticultural characteristics of "theatrical" shrubberies and flowerbeds, it also aims to animate the world of the eighteenth-century pleasure ground. Mark Laird shows how the unwritten lore of planting design was passed down by generation after generation of gardeners and dis...