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700. VITRUVII, De architectura lib. X, summa diligentia recogniti, cum nonnullis figuribus hoc signo * positis, 1523, in 8, fig.
Elegante e corretta edizione, che dai tipi e dalla carta ritiensi essere egualmente di Firenze non dissimile dall’altra del 1522: contrassegnate da un asterisco sono tutte le figure in 130 tagliale in legno aggiunte fra il testo, le quali ridotte in piccola forma, furono tolte dall’edizione del Cesariano.

M. Vitrvvii De architectura libri decem : summa diligentia recogniti atq; excusi : cum nonnullis figuris sub hoc signo * positis, nunq̃ antea impraessis : additis Iulij Frontini De aqueductibus libris, ppter materiae affinitatem

Other title(s):
  • De architectura.
  • M. Vitruvii De architectura libri decem.
Author:
Vitruvius Pollio
Imprint:
[Lyon : Huyon], 1523.
Language:
Latin
Cicognara number:
700
Note(s):
  • Edited by Giovanni Giocondo (Berlin) or by Scipion de Gabiano (Fowler, quoting Baudrier).
  • Bound in blind panel-stamped calf with acorn motif in central panel.
  • Binding includes fragment of medieval manuscript of Justinian's Pandects.
  • Title page signed Mattias Quadi sculptoris.
  • The plate on leaf 60r is printed upside down.
  • Manuscript fragment in binding includes puzzle initial.
Added entry title(s):
De aquis urbis Romae.
Subject:
Architecture—Early works to 1800, Water-supply—Early works to 1800, and Water-supply—Italy—Rome—Early works to 1800
Description:
1-80, 97-195, [15], 22 leaves : ill. ;
DCL number:
dcl:t5c