On Architecture by Vitruvius
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On Architecture
By Vitruvius

On Architecture

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Format: Hardback

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On Architecture by Vitruvius

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On Architecture, completed by Vitruvius sometime before 27 CE and the only work of its kind to survive antiquity, serves not professionals but readers who want to understand architecture. Topics include town planning, building materials, temples, the architectural orders, houses, pavements, mosaics, water supply, measurements, and machines.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780674992771
ISBN-10: 0674992776
Format: Hardback
(170mm x 110mm x 19mm)
Pages: 358
Imprint: LOEB
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publish Date: 1-Dec-1934
Country of Publication: United States

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