Rudiments of Ancient Architecture, containing an historical account of the five orders, with their proportions, and examples of each from antiques also, extracts from Vitruvius, Pliny, &c. relative to the building of the ancients. Calculated for the use of those who wish to attain a summary knowledge of the science of architecture. With a dictionary of terms. Illustrated with eleven plates.... Fourth edition, enlarged.

By: [Ancient Architecture]

Price: £165.00

Quantity: 1 available


xvi, 135 pp, illustrated with frontispiece and 10 further engraved plates, some foxing to pages, recent quarter antique calf with marbled boards

Title: Rudiments of Ancient Architecture, containing an historical account of the five orders, with their proportions, and examples of each from antiques also, extracts from Vitruvius, Pliny, &c. relative to the building of the ancients. Calculated for the use of those who wish to attain a summary knowledge of the science of architecture. With a dictionary of terms. Illustrated with eleven plates.... Fourth edition, enlarged.

Author Name: [Ancient Architecture]

Categories: ARCHITECTURE,

Edition: 4th Edition

Publisher: London, J. Taylor at the Architectural Library 1810: 1810

Binding: 1/4 Calf

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Tall 8vo.

Book number: 35339

Keywords: ARCHITECTURE