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744. VITRUVIO, (of) Civil architecture comprising those books of the author which relate to the public and private edifices of the ancients: translated by William Wilkins M. A. F. A. S. Illustrated by numerous engravings etc., London, Longman, 1812, in fol. fig.
Non sono di quest’opera pubblicate che due sezioni, con 4 tavole della maggior nitidezza ed eleganza nella prima e non ancora le tavole, ma il solo testo nella seconda. Vedi alli articoli: Poleni, Fea, Salviate, Bertano, Darci, Tolomei Claudio, Baldo Bernar., Rusconi, Wilkins, Ortis, Satinasti Claudii, Manclerc.

The civil architecture of Vitruvius [microform] : comprising those books of the author which relate to the public and private edifices of the ancients / translated by William Wilkins ... with an introduction, containing an historical view of the rise and progress of architecture amongst the Greeks.

Publication date(s):
1812
Other title(s):
De architectura. Book 3-4. English
Author:
Vitruvius Pollio.
Imprint:
London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Language:
English
Cicognara number:
744
Note(s):
  • Imperfect copy: all pages after p. 93 are lacking.
  • The text covers Books III-VI on civil architecture.
Subject:
Architecture -- Early works to 1800. and Architecture, Greek.
DCL number:
w2k