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American Builder's Guides

Author

Title

Publication (editions)

Nicholson, Peter

The Carpenter's New Guide

1792 UK, 1854 US

Benjamin, Asher

The Country Builders Assistant [Amazon]

1797-1805 (4)

Benjamin, Asher

The American Builders Companion [Amazon]

1806-1827 (6)

Benjamin, Asher

The Rudiments of Architecture

1814-1820 (2)

Benjamin, Asher

The Practical House Carpenter [Amazon]

1830-1856 (17)

Benjamin, Asher

Practice of Architecture [Amazon, with book below]

1833-1857 (7)

Benjamin, Asher

The Builder's Guide [Amazon, with book above]

1839-1854 (6)

Benjamin, Asher

Elements of Architecture

1843-1849 (2)

Biddle, Owen

The Young Carpenter's Assistant

1805-1858

Haviland, John

The Builder's Assistant, 3 vols.

1818-1821, 1830

Lafever, Minard

Modern Builder's Guide [Amazon]

1833-1855 (7)

Lafever, Minard

The Beauties of Modern Architecture

1835-1855

Lafever, Minard

The Architectural Instructor

1856