## An Encyclopaedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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Fig . 235 Let AB ( fig . 235 . ) be the given line upon which it is required to

describe a

the radius AB , describe the circumference BCD , and from the point B , with the

radius ...

Fig . 235 Let AB ( fig . 235 . ) be the given line upon which it is required to

describe a

**triangle**whose three sides shall be equal . D _ From the point A , withthe radius AB , describe the circumference BCD , and from the point B , with the

radius ...

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Because the square or parallelogram MLAB and the

the same parallels LC , MB , and have the same base MB , the

Prop . 29 . ) equal to hali the square ALMB . Again , because the rectangle or ...

Because the square or parallelogram MLAB and the

**triangle**MCB are betweenthe same parallels LC , MB , and have the same base MB , the

**triangle**MCB is (Prop . 29 . ) equal to hali the square ALMB . Again , because the rectangle or ...

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Let the two

AG , the surface of the

**Triangles**which are between the same parallels are to one another as their lises .Let the two

**triangles**ABC , DFG ( fig . 292 . ) be between the same parallels LF ,AG , the surface of the

**triangle**ABC contains the surface of the**triangle**DFG as ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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