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

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Side 48

That of ancient Mexico , 318 ft . at the base and 121 ft . in height , consisted of five

stories ; and , when seen at a distance , so truncated was the pyramid that the

monument appeared an enormous

That of ancient Mexico , 318 ft . at the base and 121 ft . in height , consisted of five

stories ; and , when seen at a distance , so truncated was the pyramid that the

monument appeared an enormous

**cube**, with small altars covered by wooden ... Side 49

... when seen at a distance , so truncated was the pyramid that the monuared an

enormous

these cupolas terminated was elevated 177 ft . above the base of the edifice or ...

... when seen at a distance , so truncated was the pyramid that the monuared an

enormous

**cube**, with small altars covered by wooden cupolas on the top . wherethese cupolas terminated was elevated 177 ft . above the base of the edifice or ...

Side 240

Thus the

square aa again multiplied by a . The

the subjoined table : – Numbers 1 7 8 9 10

...

Thus the

**cube**of a is aaa , for it is the product of a multiplied by a , and thatsquare aa again multiplied by a . The

**cubes**of the natural numbers are placed inthe subjoined table : – Numbers 1 7 8 9 10

**Cubes**I 8 27 64 125 216 343 512 729...

Side 241

the error would be } , for the

however , a distinct notion of its magnitude , and , for the purpose of representing

it ...

the error would be } , for the

**cube**of } is only 343 or 427. Thus we see that the**cube**root of 43 can be expressed neither by integers nor fractions . We obtain ,however , a distinct notion of its magnitude , and , for the purpose of representing

it ...

Side 242

To express the

room is occupied . So at , as , as , & c . respectively represent the fourth , fifth ,

and sixth powers of a . We may in this manner represent a by al , which , in fact ...

To express the

**cube**or third power of a or aaa , a ' is written , by which mode lessroom is occupied . So at , as , as , & c . respectively represent the fourth , fifth ,

and sixth powers of a . We may in this manner represent a by al , which , in fact ...

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An Encyclopædia of Architecture: Historical, Theoretical, and Practical Joseph Gwilt Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1842 |

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An Encyclopædia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical Joseph Gwilt Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1851 |

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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.