A Practical Treatise on the Joints Made and Used by Builders in the Construction of Various Kinds of Engineering and Architectural Works: With Especial Reference to Those Wrought by Artificers in Erecting and Finishing Habitable Structures

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C. Lockwood and Company, 1882 - Joinery - 248 pages

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