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Riou, Stephen, author, publisher.
The Grecian orders of architectvre, delineated and explained from the antiquities of Athens : also the parallels of the orders of Palladio, Scamozzi and Vignola : to which are added remarks concerning pvblick abd private edifices, with designs.
Alternate Title(s):
Grecian orders of architecture
Grecian order of architecture
London : Printed by J. Dixwell for the avthor, 1768.
Physical Description:
[20], 78 pages, 18, 10 leaves of plates (8 are double leaves) : illustrations, plans ; 48 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2018 48
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Engraved title page and engraved head and tail pieces.
English short title catalogue, 154445
British Architectural Library. Early printed books, 287.1
Harris, E. British architectural books and writers 1556-1785, 746
Early printed books 1478-1840, 2795
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary half calf with original paper covered boards.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Orders -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture, Greek -- Early works to 1800.
Dixwell, J. -- Publisher.
Neoclossicism (Architecture) -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Engravings -- 1768.
Etchings -- 1768.
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