Garnsey, George O.

The American glossary of architectural terms

Being a concise and comprehensive compilation of all terms used in the practice of architecture and the building arts. A complete dictionary of over three thousand terms. Historical, descriptive, theoretical, mechanical
Illustrated by many selected and original drawings. By Geo. O. Garnsey, architect, editor "National builder," author of "Trussed roofs," "Estimating," "How to build a house," etc. etc.
Third edition
National Builder PublishingChicago, Ill.1892