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Vitruvius, Ten books on architecture

Author: Thomas N Howe; Vitruvius.; Ingrid D Rowland
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats

This new, critical edition of Vitruvius' Ten Books of Architecture is the first to be published for an English-language audience in more than half a century. The translation, along with the critical  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Kommentar
Named Person: Vitruvius; Vitruvius.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas N Howe; Vitruvius.; Ingrid D Rowland
ISBN: 0521553644 9780521553643 0521002923 9780521002929
OCLC Number: 215036890
Notes: EST des enth. Werkes: De architectura
Description: XVI, 333 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Part I. Translator's Preface: List of manuscripts and printed editions; Illustrator's preface; Part II: The Translation: Book 1; Book 2; Book 3; Book 4; Book 5; Book 6; Book 7; Book 8; Book 9; Book 10; Part III. Commentary and Illustrations.
Responsibility: transl. by Ingrid D. Rowland. Commentary and ill. by Thomas Noble Howe.


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' ... this is an important publishing event in the study of architectural history. With Vitruvius now made less obscure, we can see with much greater clarity the inherent flexibility of the Classical Read more...

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