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Late Victorian Architectural Plans and Details (Dover Architecture)

By William T. Comstock

This actual replica of plans drawn up by means of a famous nineteenth-century architectural enterprise good points either residential and public structures. countless numbers of illustrations contain flooring plans, standpoint perspectives, and elevations in addition to designs for staircases, fireplaces, and different inside info. different drawings depict home windows, doorways, balconies, and gables. photos supply crisp perspectives of exteriors. 
Victorian structure buffs will prize this wonderful resource of genuine interval designs. Its 126 plates include 87 photos of flats; the rest 39 constructions comprise a box membership construction, stables, a library, a faculty, a railroad station, a dry items shop, and a tune corridor. Captions describe destinations, dimensions, expenditures, and different particulars.

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Plate thirteen COPYRIGHT 1888 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 14 COPYRIGHT 1888 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 15 COPYRIGHT 1888 W T COMSTOCK Plate sixteen COPYRIGHT 1888 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 17 COPYRIGHT 1888 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 18 COPYRIGHT 1888 W. T COMSTOCK condominium IN LONSDALE, R. I. GOULD & ANGELL, ARCHITECTS. apartment IN MORRISTOWN, N. J. ARTHUR LITTLE, ARCHITECT. Plate 19 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 20 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 21 COPYRIGHT, 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 22 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 23 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 24 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK external VIEW. VIEW IN corridor. place of dwelling OF MR. F T condo PORTCHESTER, N. Y. F. W. BEALL, ARCHITECT manhattan. Plate 25 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 27 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 28 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 29 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK COTTAGE AT FLATBUSH, big apple. FRED. B. WHITE, ARCHITECT. condo IN windfall, R I. GOULD & ANGELL, ARCHITECTS. Plate 30 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 31 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 32 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 33 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 34 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 35 COPYRIGHT 1889 W. T COMSTOCK Plate 36 COPYRIGHT 1889 W T COMSTOCK Publisher’s division. VOL. II. DECEMBER, 1888. No. three. Foot-Power Former. THE laptop the following illustrated is one of the invaluable foot-power machines made by way of the well known residence of W. F. & John Barnes, Rockford, III. This computing device is without doubt one of the most precious of a whole outfit that they could provide to carpenters, developers, cabinet-makers and basic wood-workers. it's meant for moulding the sides of brackets, scroll paintings, panel paintings, average and abnormal mouldings of all kinds as much as seven-eighth inch. the rate of the knives is from twenty to 25 hundred in line with minute. via the help of their patent velocipede foot-power the knives are, on the will of the operator, triggered to rotate in both path that the grain of the wooden might require, hence keeping off all advanced units for reversing movement frequently hired on unmarried spindle formers. the good velocity of the knives insures fast and soft paintings. Articles that glance very undeniable might be made dependent and dear in visual appeal by means of the speedy and ideal paintings of this computer. It provides a wish felt by way of each mechanic. whereas it has no longer the diversity of labor of a steam-power former costing from $125 to $200, it's going to do enormously greater than its relative rate could point out. The spindle and its bearings are of metal, with changes to take in the wear and tear. The components to set the desktop for using varied knives and paintings are handy and all colossal and sturdy. The desk should be diminished to 2 and one-quarter inches among it and the decrease innovative of the knife. They make a wide number of knives suited for the various types of end, and it's a subject of shock to work out what a wide range of labor will be performed in this computer. pattern edges are proven made by means of knives bought with this laptop. Many developers and cabinet-makers, we research, have stored for themselves again and again the price of the computer within the larger end of the paintings that they've in hand, the additional fee that they could get for it, and the additional cost above hiring the paintings performed on the manufacturing facility.

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