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A Treatise on Stairbuilding and Handrailing by William Mowat,W Mowat,A Mowat,Alexander Mowat

By William Mowat,W Mowat,A Mowat,Alexander Mowat

This vintage comprises 382 diagrams and illustrations, and is equipped as follows:

Preface

Part I. Stairbuilding
Chapter I. common feedback and initial Definitions
Chapter II. Observations at the Designing and making plans of Stairs
Chapter III. building of heterosexual Stairs
Chapter IV. building of Quarter-Turn Newelled Stair, Winders on the Starting
Chapter V. Half-Turn Newelled Stairs
Chapter VI. building of Half-Turn Geometrical Stairs
Chapter VII. building of Half-Turn Geometrical Stairs (Continued).
Chapter VIII. development of Stairs for Passenger Ships
Chapter IX. building of Stairs for Passenger Ships (continued). Side-Flight Stairs
Chapter X. development of round Stairs for Passenger Ships
Chapter XI. Miscellaneous Illustrations of Stair Startings and Balustrades—Characteristic Examples of Newel Staircases of the 16th and 17th Centuries.

Part II. Handrailing. Theoretical and Practical
Chapter XII. feedback and Definitions
Chapter XIII. decision of Face Moulds and Bevels
Chapter XIV. tips on how to Make a Quarter-Circle Wreath
Chapter XV. Quarter-Circle Wreath for Stair With Winders within the zone Space
Chapter XVI. Wreath at most sensible of round Stair (Rising From Rake to Level).
Chapter XVII. advanced instances of Wreaths. (Easings shaped at the Wreath Pieces)
Chapter XVIII. method of Handrailing by means of common Sections
Chapter XIX. extra issues Respecting the process via common Sections

Part III. Stone Stairs
Chapter XX. normal info of Construction
Chapter XXI. development of Spiral and Elliptic Stairs
Chapter XXII. Terrace Stair With Stone Balustrade

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