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

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The length of the

have 360 ° : 6 • 2831854 :: 1 ° : 01745 . Example . Required the length of an arc

of 30 degrees , the radius being 9 feet . Here 01745 x 30 x 9 = 4-7115 , the length

...

The length of the

**whole**circumference then being divided into 360 degrees , wehave 360 ° : 6 • 2831854 :: 1 ° : 01745 . Example . Required the length of an arc

of 30 degrees , the radius being 9 feet . Here 01745 x 30 x 9 = 4-7115 , the length

...

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The

Vignola , is 16 modules and 3 parts . 2557. Palladio makes the height of his

Tuscan column 6 diameters , and diminishes the shaft one fourth of a diameter .

The

**whole**height , according to the measuring unit which we have adopted fromVignola , is 16 modules and 3 parts . 2557. Palladio makes the height of his

Tuscan column 6 diameters , and diminishes the shaft one fourth of a diameter .

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For the entablature being one fifth of the

being into 10 parts , four whereof are given to the cornice , we have for its height

the to off = 50 = is , or the twelfth and a half part of the total height of the building ...

For the entablature being one fifth of the

**whole**height , and its general divisionbeing into 10 parts , four whereof are given to the cornice , we have for its height

the to off = 50 = is , or the twelfth and a half part of the total height of the building ...

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