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Creator:
Vitruvius Pollio.
Title(s):

De architectura libri dece traducti de latino in vulgare, affigurati: cōmentati: & con mirando ordine insigniti [da Cæsare Cæsariano] ...

Additional Title(s):

De architectura. Italian

Published/Created:
[Como, Impressa p̲ G. da Pōte, a le spese e instantia del magnifico d. A. Gallo e del nobile d. A. da Birouano, 1521]
Physical Description:
IIII numb. leaves, 4 leaves, CLXXXIII numb. leaves, 1 leaf. ill. 41 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A N66 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A N66 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Perche Cæsare Cisarano ... se partite da Como: & lasso lopera imperfecta ... furono richesti per nuy ... Benedicto Iouio & Bono Mauro con pregarli: ne uolesseno adiutare in questo: li qual ... acceptarno limpressa de proseguirla."--Augustinus Gallus & Aluisius Pirouanus lectoribus salutem.
At head of title: Di Lucio Vitruvio Pollione ...
Text surrounded by commentary.
Many of the illustrations by Cesare, Cesariano.--Cf. The Fowler Architectural Collection ... catalogue. Baltimore, 1961, p. 311.
BAC: BAC has 2 copies. Copy 1 has the t.p. vignette colored, is bound in full calf, and has the bookplate of the Dukes of Manchester.
Copy 2 has the bookplate of Richard Blackett Beaumont and is bound in contemporary vellum.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Early works to 1800.
Beaumont, Ricard Blackett, b. 1926 -- Bookplate.
Manchester, Dukes of -- Bookplate.
Woodcut, Colored -- Specimens -- 1521.
Contributors:
Cesariano, Cesare, 1475-1543.
Giovio, Benedetto, 1471-1545.
Mauro, Bono, 16th cent.
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