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
- In Venetia : Appresso il Nicolini, 1660.
- Physical Description:
- , 148 p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- 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.
Woodcut vignette with motto "Tempora labuntur more fluentis aquæ" on final page.
Fowler architectural collection of the Johns Hopkins University, 281
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 1478-1840 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.
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