**First Principles of Symmetrical Beauty**

by David Ramsay Hay

**Publisher**: W. Blackwood and sons 1846**Number of pages**: 305

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From the table of contents: Nature of the science of aesthetics explained; Plane figures the bases of all forms; The isosceles triangle; Universal application of the composite ellipse in the arts of ornamental design; and more.

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