Late Victorian Architectural Plans and Details (Dover Architecture)

By William T. Comstock

This real copy of plans drawn up by way of a famous nineteenth-century architectural enterprise beneficial properties either residential and public constructions. hundreds of thousands of illustrations contain ground plans, viewpoint perspectives, and elevations in addition to designs for staircases, fireplaces, and different inside info. different drawings depict home windows, doorways, balconies, and gables. photos provide crisp perspectives of exteriors. 
Victorian structure buffs will prize this glorious resource of actual interval designs. Its 126 plates contain 87 photos of flats; the rest 39 constructions contain a box membership construction, stables, a library, a college, a railroad station, a dry items shop, and a track corridor. Captions describe destinations, dimensions, expenditures, and different particulars.

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COMSTOCK. own assessments on neighborhood banks can't be obtained in cost. alternate provided by means of the yankee information Co. and its branches. ads premiums offered on software. All letters containing enterprise communications or bearing on the book or subscription division of this magazine will be addressed to WM. T. COMSTOCK, writer. DESCRIPTION OF PLATES. NO. I. Plate I. —This plate is a gelatine print from images of a home at Narragansett Pier, R. I. , through McKim, Mead & White, Architects. The rear view being given at the top part web page and front view at the reduce part. In making those perspectives the printer has reversed them, that may glance unusual to folks figuring out the constructions, yet doesn't intrude with their worth as architectural designs. Plates 2 and three. —Show in point of view varied perspectives of a cottage for Mrs. W. W. Kent, to be inbuilt Bronxville, N. Y. , from designs through Mr. W. W. Kent, of this urban. This cottage bills $5,900, all incorporated, other than sizzling water heater (Gurney) and variety. One room plastered in attic ; double flooring first and moment tale, white pine end throughout; Georgia pine top flooring, in corridor, front room, den and eating room; open trees ceiling in lounge, spruce beams four x 10 inches and a couple of ft aside. coats of plaster throughout, entire on brown coat less than the go with the flow. Brick-lined hearth locations and hearths, and undeniable pine mantels. challenging oil and stain end to all woodwork. Shingles all over the place external, and colours are pumpkin yellow on shingles, one coat of Cabot’s stain and bottle eco-friendly trimmings. Concrete flooring in cellar. Cellar has 3 laundry tubs. Storeroom and servants’ watercloset. scorching water heating bills $600 additional and variety $700. residence faces south-east. Plates four and five. —Show 4 elevations of this cottage. Plate 6. —Shows information of lounge ceiling, window element, aspect of gutter, sill and component to wall. Plate 7. —Shows lounge mantel with info. Correction. IN Plate forty of final quantity there's an mistakes within the element of window body which a few of our readers can have already spotted. The draughtsman has proven the interior window stop-bead carried past the jamb and less than the trim, as proven in Fig. 1, which our readers will right now realize as a mistake, Fig. 2 exhibiting the right kind building as used to be meant within the unique plate. FlG 1. FIG 2. condominium FOR MRS⋅W⋅W⋅KENT⋅ VOL. IV, No. 2. NOVEMBER, 1889. NEW sequence, No. 14. released per month, At 23 Warren highway, ny urban. field 285, normal P. O. WM. T. COMSTOCK, writer. C. POWELL KARR, Editor. LONDON: fifty seven & fifty nine Ludgate Hill, TRUBNER & Co. , brokers. SUBSCRIPTION phrases: $5. 00 according to yr, prematurely, postage paid, for the USA and Canada; 27s. in line with 12 months to nice Britain and eire, and $6. 50 according to yr for all different overseas international locations belonging to the Postal Union. REMITTING funds. —All remittances of cash will be within the type of postal orders (payable to WM. T. COMSTOCK, New York). while those aren't to be had, ship cash through registered letter, or ship drafts on long island banks, made payable to reserve of WM.

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