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The Resource The four books of architecture, Andrea Palladio ; with a new introduction by Adolf K. Placzek

The four books of architecture, Andrea Palladio ; with a new introduction by Adolf K. Placzek

Label
The four books of architecture
Title
The four books of architecture
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Palladio ; with a new introduction by Adolf K. Placzek
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
720
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA2515
LC item number
.P253 1738
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The four books of architecture, Andrea Palladio ; with a new introduction by Adolf K. Placzek
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: I quattro libri dell'architettura
  • Added engraved general t.p., which reads: The four books of Andrea Palladio's architecture ... London : Published by Isaac Ware, MDCCXXXVII. There are also engraved special t.p.'s for books 2-4
  • Signatures: pi1 2pi1 Ap2s b1 B-2Fp2s; 4 engr. t.p.'s
  • Originally published by Isaac Ware in 1738
  • The plates are traced and engraved exactly by Isaac Ware from Palladio's original woodcuts. Cf. t.p. and prelim. p. [5]
Contents
(from t.p.) Book I. Containing the five orders and the most necessary observations in building -- Book II. In which the designs of several houses ordered by him ... are comprised, and the designs of the ancient houses of the Greeks and Latins -- Book III. Wherein the ways, bridges, piazzas, basilica's, and xisti are treated of -- Book IV. Describing and figuring the ancient temples that are in Rome and some others that are in Italy and out of Italy
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
[10], 110, [2] p., [205] leaves of plates (p. [111]-[112] blank)
Isbn
9780486213088
Lccn
64018862
Other physical details
ill., plans (engravings)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn562738118
Label
The four books of architecture, Andrea Palladio ; with a new introduction by Adolf K. Placzek
Publication
Note
  • Translation of: I quattro libri dell'architettura
  • Added engraved general t.p., which reads: The four books of Andrea Palladio's architecture ... London : Published by Isaac Ware, MDCCXXXVII. There are also engraved special t.p.'s for books 2-4
  • Signatures: pi1 2pi1 Ap2s b1 B-2Fp2s; 4 engr. t.p.'s
  • Originally published by Isaac Ware in 1738
  • The plates are traced and engraved exactly by Isaac Ware from Palladio's original woodcuts. Cf. t.p. and prelim. p. [5]
Contents
(from t.p.) Book I. Containing the five orders and the most necessary observations in building -- Book II. In which the designs of several houses ordered by him ... are comprised, and the designs of the ancient houses of the Greeks and Latins -- Book III. Wherein the ways, bridges, piazzas, basilica's, and xisti are treated of -- Book IV. Describing and figuring the ancient temples that are in Rome and some others that are in Italy and out of Italy
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
[10], 110, [2] p., [205] leaves of plates (p. [111]-[112] blank)
Isbn
9780486213088
Lccn
64018862
Other physical details
ill., plans (engravings)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn562738118

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