A booke named tectonicon [electronic resource] : briefly shewing the exact measuring, and speedie reckening all maner of land, squares, timber, stone, steeples, pillers, globes &c. : further, declaring the perfect making and large vse of the carpenters ruler, conteining a quadrant geometricall, comprehending also the rare vse of the squire : and in the end a little treatise adioyning, opening the composition and appliancie of an instrument called the profitable staffe : with other things pleasant and necessarie, most conducible for surueyers, landmeaters, ioyners, carpenters, and masons / published by Leonard Digges gentleman, in the yeare of our Lord, 1556.

Author
Digges, Leonard, d. 1571? [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Imprinted at London : By Felix Kingston, dwelling in Pater noster Rowe, ouer against the signe of the Checker, 1599.
Description
[4], 26 [i.e. 52] p., [2] folded leaves : ill.

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Summary note
eebo-0062
Notes
  • Signatures: A-B⁴ C⁴(C3+[X]1) D⁴ [X]¹ E-G⁴.
  • Illustrated t.p.
  • Pages numbered on recto only.
  • Errors in paging: p. 4 misnumbered 2.
  • Imperfect: cropped, with slight loss of print.
  • Reproduction of original in the Harvard University. Library.
References
STC (2nd ed.) 6851.2
Other title(s)
  • Book named tectonicon.
  • Tectonicon.
OCLC
9920112300971
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