Table of contents for Tools of the imagination : drawing tools and technologies from the eighteenth century to the present / Susan Piedmont-Palladino, editor.

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Foreword - Chase Rynd, Executive Director, National Building Museum
Preface - Howard Decker, FAIA
Introduction - Susan Piedmont-Palladino
Design Tools: A Collector's Perspective and an Architect's Odyssey - David V. Thompson, 
Circles and Spheres
The Line
The Geometry of Art
The Lead Pencil: Lever of the Architect's Imagination - Paul Emmons
Light and Shadow
Imagination and Building Beyond Tools - Phillip G. Bernstein, FAIA
From Model to Drawing to Building
Erasing or Deleting
Conclusion: Improvisations, Instruments, and Algorithms - William J. Mitchell
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Architectural drawing -- Technique.
Drawing instruments.