## The Encyclopedia of Architecture, Historical, Theoretical, and Practical |

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The great

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The great

**circle**| Central pillar and altar , south Long stone . Cove jambs Outer**circle**north of the centre 30**circle circle**. 2 A stone he calls the ring stone . I Innerditto Kennet avenue Closing stone of the tail Outer

**circle**, south Beckhampton ...Page 271

To find the centre of a

be AGBF . Draw any chord AB ( fig . 267 . ) ; bisect it , and from the point of

division D raise a perpendicular FG : this line will pass through the centre , and ...

To find the centre of a

**circle**. Let the**circle**of which it is required to find the centrebe AGBF . Draw any chord AB ( fig . 267 . ) ; bisect it , and from the point of

division D raise a perpendicular FG : this line will pass through the centre , and ...

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from the point B as a centre , with the radius BC of the given

arc DCE ; join AD , AĚ , DE , and ADE is the equilateral triangle sought . 1016 .

Prob . XX . . To inscribe a square in a Fig . 377 . given

from the point B as a centre , with the radius BC of the given

**circle**, describe anarc DCE ; join AD , AĚ , DE , and ADE is the equilateral triangle sought . 1016 .

Prob . XX . . To inscribe a square in a Fig . 377 . given

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### Contents

BOOK I | 1 |

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Arcades above Arcades 13 Basements and Attics | 13 |

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