By William T. Comstock
Victorian structure buffs will prize this wonderful resource of genuine interval designs. Its 126 plates include 87 photos of apartments; the remainder 39 buildings comprise a box membership development, stables, a library, a college, a railroad station, a dry items shop, and a track corridor. Captions describe destinations, dimensions, expenses, and different particulars.
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Plate 2. —Contains the sections of a window, displaying the tactic of building utilized in a casement sash, a species of sash which isn't usually used, and consequently whose development is little understood. This plate additionally exhibits a superb instance of an easy plaster cornice, a few mouldings forming mantel cabinets, a wainscot cap, and a window trim or architrave. Plate three. —Shows a cheap wainscot, corresponding to will be utilized in a pantry, bath-room or kitchen. the remainder of the drawings in this plate exhibit a few inside end : a door-jamb, and the end of first and second-story home windows. Plate four. —Illustrates doorways : Sliding doorways and traditional doorways, additionally a few glazed doorways. The sections given convey the mouldings, the panels and the tactic of retaining the glass. part F in this plate illustrates the way during which a glazed panel is made to open. Plate five. —Shows intimately the outside end of a dormer window. This window is colonial common and comprises a few first-class info within the means of cornice, columns and railing. Plate 6. —Illustrates a gable over an front porch. This has already been often called just like the only that are obvious within the picture of the home in Lawrence, L. I. It indicates how a gable will be successfully ornamented in an easy demeanour. It supplies info of a spindle and of a rosette. additionally, a great means of creating a trough gutter. VOL. II, No. 2. NOVEMBER, 1888. NEW sequence, No. 2. released per thirty days, At 23 Warren highway, ny urban. field 285, normal P. O. WM. T. COMSTOCK, writer. E. R. TILTON, Editor. LONDON : fifty seven & fifty nine Ludgate Hill, TRUBNER & Co. , brokers. SUBSCRIPTION phrases : $5. 00 consistent with yr, upfront, postage paid, for the us and Canada; 27s. according to 12 months to nice Britain and eire, and $6. 50 according to 12 months for all different overseas international locations belonging to the Postal Union. REMITTING funds. —All remittances of cash could be within the type of postal orders (payable to WM. T. COMSTOCK, New York). while those usually are not on hand, ship cash through registered letter, or ship drafts on big apple banks, made payable to reserve of WM. T. COMSTOCK. own exams on neighborhood banks can't be acquired in money. alternate provided by way of the yankee information Co. and its branches. ads premiums provided on software. All letters containing company communications or bearing on the book or subscription division of this magazine might be addressed to WM. T. COMSTOCK, writer. DESCRIPTION OF PLATES. No. 2. during this quantity are proven normally inside info. The gelatine plate exhibits the stables of Mr. Charles Osborne, at Mamaroneck, long island. Messrs. McKim, Mead & White are the architects. This development is a superb instance of family structure. it's very easy in end yet super picturesque. the opposite photo exhibits a home in South Orange, New Jersey. Messrs. Rossiter & Wright, of recent York, are the architects. the home is all shingled at the external, and the aspect, notwithstanding there's little of it, indicates to first-class virtue. The shingles of the partitions are stained a reddish brown, the roof shingles being untouched.