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Creator:
Vitruvius Pollio.
Title(s):

I dieci libri d'architettura / di Gio: Antonio Rusconi ; secondo i precetti di Vitruuio ; Nouamente ristampati, & accresciuti della prattica degl'horologi solari.

Additional Title(s):

I dieci libri d'archittettvra

De architectura. Italian

Published/Created:
In Venetia : Appresso il Nicolini, 1660.
Physical Description:
[12], 148 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NA2515 .V587 1660+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Colophon: In Venetia per Francesco Valuasense 1660 a di 25. Maggio.
Dedication signed: Salustio Piobbici.
Title within ornamental border; historiated initials, head and tail pieces throughout.
Second edition contains reprints of most of the woodcuts present in the first edition along with a new chapter on sundials.
First edition of this work published: Venice 1590 under title: Della architettura.
Includes indexes.
Woodcut vignette with motto "Tempora labuntur more fluentis aquæ" on final page.
Fowler, 281
Cicognara, 641
British Architectural Library. Early Imprints Collection. Early printed books 1478-1840. London : Bowker-Saur, 1994-[2003], p. 1715
BAC: British Art Center's copy is Lord Burlington's copy from Chiswick.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Burlington, Richard Boyle, Earl of, 1694-1753 -- Bookplate.
Devonshire, Spencer Compton Cavendish, Duke of, 1833-1908 -- Bookplate.
Sundials -- Early works to 1800.
Wood cut -- Specimens -- 1660.
Contributors:
Piobbici, Salustio
Rusconi, Giovanni Antonio, 1520?-1587.
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