# Perspective for Beginners: Adapted to Young Students and Amateurs in Architecture, Painting, Etc

Crosby Lockwood and Son, 1901 - 168 pages

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Page 9 - A TREATISE ON THE STRENGTH OF MATERIALS. With Rules for Application in Architecture, the Construction of Suspension Bridges. Railways, &c. By PETER BARLOW, FRS A new Edition, revised by his Sons, PW BARLOW, FRS, and WH BARLOW, FRS ; to which are added, Experiments by HODGKINSON, FAIRBAIRN, and KIRKALDY ; and Formulae for calculating Girders, &c.
Page 5 - Canterbury, Dundee, Halifax, Lambeth, Rotherham, Dublin, and others. ''The most systematic and valuable work upon water supply hitherto produced in English, or in any other language. . . . Mr. Humber's work is characterised almost throughout by an exhaustiveness much more distinctive of French and German than of English technical treatises."— Engineer.
Page 5 - MEASURING AND VALUING ARTIFICERS' WORK (The Student's Guide to the Practice of). Containing Directions for taking Dimensions, Abstracting the same, and bringing the Quantities into Bill, with Tables of Constants for Valuation of Labour, and for the Calculation of Areas and Solidities.
Page 23 - MULTUM-IN-PARVO GARDENING. Or, How to Make One Acre of Land produce ^620 a year, by the Cultivation of Fruits and Vegetables ; also, How to Grow Flowers in Three Glass Houses, so as to realise £176 per annum clear Profit.
Page 2 - Superficial Measurement. THE TRADESMAN'S GUIDE TO SUPERFICIAL MEASUREMENT. Tables calculated from i to 200 inches in length, by i to 108 inches in breadth. For the use of Architects, Surveyors, Engineers, Timber Merchants, Builders, &c. By JAMES HAWKINGS.
Page 6 - A KEY to the above, containing Solutions in full to the Exercises, together with Comments, Explanations, and Improved Processes, for the Use of Teachers and Unassisted Learners. By JR YOUNG, is.
Page 14 - For chemists, practical miners, assayers, and investors alike, we do not know of any work on the subject so handy and yet so comprehensive."— Gfasfov Herald. Lead, Metallurgy of. THE METALLURGY OF ARGENTIFEROUS LEAD: A Practical Treatise on the Smelting of Silver-Lead Ores and the Refining of Lead Bullion. Including Reports on various Smelting Establishments and Descriptions of Modern Smelting Furnaces and Plants in Europe and America. By M. EISSLER, ME, Author of "The Metallurgy of Gold,
Page 3 - A popular explanation of the different brakes. It will be of great assistance in forming public opinion, and will be studied with benefit by those who take an interest in the brake.
Page 7 - Surveying, Land and Marine. LAND AND MARINE SURVEYING, in Reference to the Preparation of Plans for Roads and Railways ; Canals, Rivers, Towns' Water Supplies: Docks and Harbours.
Page 5 - The work Is too well known to need any recommendation from us. It Is one of the books with which every young architect must be equipped,