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Burn, Robert Scott

The illustrated architectural, engineering, & mechanical drawing-book. For the use of schools, students, and artisans. Upwards of 300 illustrations. Thirtieth thousand.

London, Ward, Lock & Tyler nd (mid 1870s ?).

Reference: 11681
Price: £20 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. 144pp, including woodcut frontispiece and 206 + 32 + 62 text ills and diagrams. Publisher’s blind stamped cloth, spine a little defective. Prof.John House’s copy, with his signature and acquisition date 29 March 1976.

A widely used introductory text book on architectural and engineering drawing, first published under a slightly different title in the 1850s.