The Resource A booke named Tectonicon. : Briefly shewing the exact measuringe, and speedy reconinge all maner of land, squares, timber, stone, steeples, pillers, globes. &c. : Further, declaring the perfect making and large vse of the carpenters ruler, contayning a quadrant geometricall, comprehendinge also the rare vse of the squire. : and in th' ende a little treatise adioyned, opening the composition and appliancy of an instrument called the profitable staffe, with other things pleasaunt and necessary, most conducible for surueyours, landmeaters, ioyners, carpenters, and masons., Published by Leonard Digges gentleman in the yeare of our Lord 1556.

A booke named Tectonicon. : Briefly shewing the exact measuringe, and speedy reconinge all maner of land, squares, timber, stone, steeples, pillers, globes. &c. : Further, declaring the perfect making and large vse of the carpenters ruler, contayning a quadrant geometricall, comprehendinge also the rare vse of the squire. : and in th' ende a little treatise adioyned, opening the composition and appliancy of an instrument called the profitable staffe, with other things pleasaunt and necessary, most conducible for surueyours, landmeaters, ioyners, carpenters, and masons., Published by Leonard Digges gentleman in the yeare of our Lord 1556.

Label
A booke named Tectonicon. : Briefly shewing the exact measuringe, and speedy reconinge all maner of land, squares, timber, stone, steeples, pillers, globes. &c. : Further, declaring the perfect making and large vse of the carpenters ruler, contayning a quadrant geometricall, comprehendinge also the rare vse of the squire. : and in th' ende a little treatise adioyned, opening the composition and appliancy of an instrument called the profitable staffe, with other things pleasaunt and necessary, most conducible for surueyours, landmeaters, ioyners, carpenters, and masons.
Title
A booke named Tectonicon.
Title remainder
Briefly shewing the exact measuringe, and speedy reconinge all maner of land, squares, timber, stone, steeples, pillers, globes. &c. : Further, declaring the perfect making and large vse of the carpenters ruler, contayning a quadrant geometricall, comprehendinge also the rare vse of the squire. : and in th' ende a little treatise adioyned, opening the composition and appliancy of an instrument called the profitable staffe, with other things pleasaunt and necessary, most conducible for surueyours, landmeaters, ioyners, carpenters, and masons.
Statement of responsibility
Published by Leonard Digges gentleman in the yeare of our Lord 1556.
Title variation
Art of measuringe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UMI
Citation location within source
  • 6850.6
  • S91745
Citation source
  • STC (2nd ed.)
  • ESTC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-approximately 1559
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Digges, Leonard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QA465
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Measurement
  • Surveying
Target audience
general
Label
A booke named Tectonicon. : Briefly shewing the exact measuringe, and speedy reconinge all maner of land, squares, timber, stone, steeples, pillers, globes. &c. : Further, declaring the perfect making and large vse of the carpenters ruler, contayning a quadrant geometricall, comprehendinge also the rare vse of the squire. : and in th' ende a little treatise adioyned, opening the composition and appliancy of an instrument called the profitable staffe, with other things pleasaunt and necessary, most conducible for surueyours, landmeaters, ioyners, carpenters, and masons., Published by Leonard Digges gentleman in the yeare of our Lord 1556.
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Publication
Note
  • Imperfect: stained with print show-through and some loss of text
  • Reproduction of original in: Edinburgh University Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
eebo907300733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[2], 20 leaves
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0036000092
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907300733
Label
A booke named Tectonicon. : Briefly shewing the exact measuringe, and speedy reconinge all maner of land, squares, timber, stone, steeples, pillers, globes. &c. : Further, declaring the perfect making and large vse of the carpenters ruler, contayning a quadrant geometricall, comprehendinge also the rare vse of the squire. : and in th' ende a little treatise adioyned, opening the composition and appliancy of an instrument called the profitable staffe, with other things pleasaunt and necessary, most conducible for surueyours, landmeaters, ioyners, carpenters, and masons., Published by Leonard Digges gentleman in the yeare of our Lord 1556.
Publication
Note
  • Imperfect: stained with print show-through and some loss of text
  • Reproduction of original in: Edinburgh University Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
eebo907300733
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[2], 20 leaves
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0036000092
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)907300733

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