The Resource Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for huts, retreats, summer and winter hermitages, terminaries, Chinese, Gothic, and natural grottos, cascades, baths, mosques, Moresque pavilions, grotesque and rustic seats, green-houses, &c. many of which may be executed with flints, irregular sotnes, rude branches, and roots of trees : the whole containing twenty-eight new designs, with scales to each : to which is added, an explanation, with the methods of executing them, by William Wrighte, architect

Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for huts, retreats, summer and winter hermitages, terminaries, Chinese, Gothic, and natural grottos, cascades, baths, mosques, Moresque pavilions, grotesque and rustic seats, green-houses, &c. many of which may be executed with flints, irregular sotnes, rude branches, and roots of trees : the whole containing twenty-eight new designs, with scales to each : to which is added, an explanation, with the methods of executing them, by William Wrighte, architect

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Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for huts, retreats, summer and winter hermitages, terminaries, Chinese, Gothic, and natural grottos, cascades, baths, mosques, Moresque pavilions, grotesque and rustic seats, green-houses, &c. many of which may be executed with flints, irregular sotnes, rude branches, and roots of trees : the whole containing twenty-eight new designs, with scales to each : to which is added, an explanation, with the methods of executing them
Title
Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement
Title remainder
consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for huts, retreats, summer and winter hermitages, terminaries, Chinese, Gothic, and natural grottos, cascades, baths, mosques, Moresque pavilions, grotesque and rustic seats, green-houses, &c. many of which may be executed with flints, irregular sotnes, rude branches, and roots of trees : the whole containing twenty-eight new designs, with scales to each : to which is added, an explanation, with the methods of executing them
Statement of responsibility
by William Wrighte, architect
Title variation
Grotesque architecture
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OBE
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Wrighte, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1730-1807
  • 18th cent
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  • Taylor, Isaac
  • Thornthwaite, A.
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  • Architecture
  • Garden structures
  • Picturesque, The, in architecture
Label
Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for huts, retreats, summer and winter hermitages, terminaries, Chinese, Gothic, and natural grottos, cascades, baths, mosques, Moresque pavilions, grotesque and rustic seats, green-houses, &c. many of which may be executed with flints, irregular sotnes, rude branches, and roots of trees : the whole containing twenty-eight new designs, with scales to each : to which is added, an explanation, with the methods of executing them, by William Wrighte, architect
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Publication
Note
  • First published 1767
  • Frontispiece signed by Isaac Taylor as engraver after A. Thornthwaite's drawing, followed by 28 numbered plates
Edition
A new ed.
Extent
1 online resource (8 pages, [29] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Bound with: A list of books on the various branches of architecture and building (London : J. Taylor, 1816).
  • Getty copy has signature of Mrs. Otway-Cave, dated 1818.
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692191312
Label
Grotesque architecture, or, Rural amusement : consisting of plans, elevations, and sections, for huts, retreats, summer and winter hermitages, terminaries, Chinese, Gothic, and natural grottos, cascades, baths, mosques, Moresque pavilions, grotesque and rustic seats, green-houses, &c. many of which may be executed with flints, irregular sotnes, rude branches, and roots of trees : the whole containing twenty-eight new designs, with scales to each : to which is added, an explanation, with the methods of executing them, by William Wrighte, architect
Link
Publication
Note
  • First published 1767
  • Frontispiece signed by Isaac Taylor as engraver after A. Thornthwaite's drawing, followed by 28 numbered plates
Edition
A new ed.
Extent
1 online resource (8 pages, [29] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Note
  • Bound with: A list of books on the various branches of architecture and building (London : J. Taylor, 1816).
  • Getty copy has signature of Mrs. Otway-Cave, dated 1818.
Other physical details
illustrations, plans)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692191312

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