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Call# TH145 .A6 1909
Object Name Book
Object ID 46585
Author American School (Chicago, Ill.) American Technical Society.
Title Cyclopedia of architecture, carpentry and building : a general reference work ... /
Publisher American Technical Society,
Published Date 1909.
Published Place Chicago :
Summary Portsmouth Athenaeum owns 8 vols. only, missing Vol. 6 and 8.
For digital edition: http://books.google.com/books?id=Mu4gAAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=cyclopedia+of+architecture+carpentry+and+building&source=bl&ots=HmqSJaFj7x&sig=z1f1ZLfkR6e3w-aiI8HNB07u0u4&hl=en&ei=A2xlTObJKcSblgfO0_mTDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=5&ved=0CCUQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q&f=false

v. I. Building superintendence. Contracts and specifications (Parts I and II). Building law -- v. II. Carpentry. Stair-building. Estimating. The steel square -- v. III. Strength of materials. Statics. Roof trusses. Hardware -- v. IV. Masonry and concreting materials. Stone masonry and plain concrete construction. Reinforced concrete -- v. V. Steel construction. Elevators. Practical problems in construction -- v. VI. Mechanical drawing. Architectural lettering. Architectural drawing -- v. VII. Freehand drawing. Perspective drawing. Shades and shadows. The Roman orders -- v. VIII. The Greek orders. The classic Roman orders. Rendering in pen and ink -- v. IX. Electric wiring. Electric lighting. Skylights, roofing, cornice work. Plastering. Painting -- v. X. Heating and ventilation. Steam and hot-water fitting. Plumbing.
Subjects Architecture
Building
Physical Description 10 v. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 25 cm.
(only 8 vols. owned).