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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 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

Other title(s):
De architectura. Book 3-4. English
Author:
Vitruvius Pollio
Imprint:
London : Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1812.
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
Description:
[8], lxxvi, 282 p. : ill.
DCL number:
dcl:w2k