1820.048: The Richmond and Alexandria Builders' Price Book.

Published: 1820

Full Title: The Richmond and Alexandria builders' price book; containing the house carpenters' and joiner's book of prices, and rules for measuring and valuing all their different kinds of work, &c. To which is added, the ship joiners', stone masons', and plaisterers' prices, and customary way of measuring their work, &c.

Author: -----

Place Issued: Richmond

Issuing Press: Edmund Davis for Peter Cottom

Description: 60 pgs.; 19 cm. (8vo).


Cotton entered a copyright for this work on May 27, 1820, but did not identify author. Imprint states: "Richmond: Published by Peter Cottom, and for sale at his bookstore; also, by Richard Cottom, Petersburg; Ward & Digges, Lynchburg; Caleb Bonsal, Norfolk, &c., 1820." Colophon at end of text [p.59] identifies Edmund Davis, son of Augustine Davis, as printer.

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