## An Encyclopædia of Architecture: Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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Side 589

For 130 yards of lath plaster and set — I load of laths, 10,000 mails, 2, hundred of

lime,

For 130 yards of lath plaster and set — I load of laths, 10,000 mails, 2, hundred of

lime,

**1**% double load of river sand, ... wall, with a wooden float, about 5 or 6**inches**long, and as many wide, formed of half-**inch deal**, and fitted with a round**deal**... Side 592

They are made both of iron and brass, the former varying in size from 14 to 4

inches in length; the latter from

the architect has to

They are made both of iron and brass, the former varying in size from 14 to 4

inches in length; the latter from

**1 inch**to 4 inches. These, as well as all ... All thatthe architect has to

**deal**with, for common purposes in building, we shall mention. Side 603

Trimmers and trimming joists against chimneys, and where skylights occur; and

14 inch yellow

Trimmers and trimming joists against chimneys, and where skylights occur; and

14 inch yellow

**deal**boarding, listed, free from sapwood, laid with a current of**1**-**inch**to 10 feet lineal, with 2] drips to heading joints, of lead rolls to longitudinal ... Side 604

{-inch yellow

wrought, and laid folding. 3-inch yellow

folding. i-inch white

folding.

{-inch yellow

**deal**, wrought, and laid folding. 3-inch white**deal**batten floor,wrought, and laid folding. 3-inch yellow

**deal**batten floor, wrought, and laidfolding. i-inch white

**deal**, rough edges shot.**1**-**inch**white**deal**, wrought, and laidfolding.

Side 605

14-inch deal, bead butt or moulded 1}-inch deal, bead butt 13-inch deal, bead

flush When any of these are raking, or to have a beaded or moulded ... scarcely

to end1-inch deal, rough, and ledged edges shot. ploye

both ...

14-inch deal, bead butt or moulded 1}-inch deal, bead butt 13-inch deal, bead

flush When any of these are raking, or to have a beaded or moulded ... scarcely

to end1-inch deal, rough, and ledged edges shot. ploye

**1**-**inch deal**, wroughtboth ...

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### Vanlige uttrykk og setninger

1-inch deal 15th century arch architect architecture architrave axis balusters base bead butt bead flush breadth bricks building called cathedral centre of gravity century church circle circumference colour columns construction Corinthian order cube curve cutting decorated described diameter divided divisor Doric order draw edifices ellipsis entablature equal equation erected example extrados feet fraction given half height Hence horizontal intercolumniations iron joints length lime limestone moulded multiplied nave oolite ornaments ovolo palace panels parallel parallelogram perpendicular piece piers placed plane portico principal Prop proportion pyramid quantity quotient radius rectangle right angles right line Roman roof sandstone scantlings side sofite solid square root stone style subtract supposed surface tangent temple thickness timber tower transepts triangle vault vertical Vitruvius voussoirs walls whence whereof width

### Populære avsnitt

Side 6 - In taking two stations having the same value, the one to the north and the other to the south of...

Side 316 - The angle at the centre of a circle is double of the angle at the circumference upon the same base, that is, upon the same part of the circumference.

Side 16 - The western face, which is the least elevated, is the most interesting on account of the appearance of building it presents. Near the summit of it appears a low wall, with interruptions, built of unburnt bricks, mixed up with chopped straw or reeds, and cemented with clay-mortar of great thickness, having between every layer a layer of reeds ; and on the north side are also some vestiges of a similar construction.

Side 375 - As 360 is to the degrees in the arc of the sector, so is the area of the whole circle to the area of the sector.

Side 17 - ... in breadth, diminishing in thickness to the top, which is broken and irregular, and rent by a large fissure extending through a third of its height.

Side ix - Vive, vale ; si quid novisti rectius istis, Candidus impertí ; si non, his utere mecum.

Side 51 - Twenty-five years, and above three millions sterling, were employed by the founder: his liberal taste invited the artists of Constantinople, the most skilful sculptors and architects of the age; and the buildings were sustained or adorned by twelve hundred columns of Spanish and African, of Greek and Italian marble. The hall of audience was...

Side 372 - PROBLEM I. To find the area of a parallelogram, whether it be a square, a rectangle, a rhombus, or a rhomboides.

Side 199 - The taste of all these stately mansions was that bastard style which intervened between Gothic and Grecian architecture; or which perhaps was the style that had been invented for the houses of the nobility, when they first ventured on the settlement of the kingdom after the termination of the quarrel between the Roses, to abandon their fortified dungeons, and consult convenience and magnificence...

Side 216 - What the back-ground is in painting, in architecture is the real ground on which the building is erected ; and no architect took greater care that his work should not appear crude and hard, that is, that it did not abruptly start out of the ground without expectation or preparation.