Vitruvius

On Architecture. In 2 Volumes. Volume 1. Books I-V

(This Edition Published)

Main Details
Credits
Author Vitruvius
Translated by Frank Granger
Editor T. E. Page
Editor E. Capps
Editor W. H. D. Rouse
Publisher William Heinemann Limited
Publisher G. P. Putnam's Sons
Printed by Richard Clay & Sons, Limited
Series Loeb Classical Library
Date
This Edition Published
Format Hardback
Publication Location London / New York
Page Count 317 pages
Language English
Original Language Latin
Original Title De architectura
Chapters PREFACE

INTRODUCTION :
VITRUVIUS AND THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE WEST
HISTORY OF THE MSS. OF VITRUVIUS
THE EARLIEST EDITIONS OF VITRUVIUS
THE SCHOLIA OF THE MSS
THE ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE MSS
THE LANGUAGE OF VITRUVIUS

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
THE MSS.
EDITIONS
TRANSLATIONS
THE CHIEF CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE STUDY OF VITRUVIUS
BOOKS OF GENERAL REFERENCE

TEXT AND ENGLISH TRANSLATION:
BOOK I. ARCHITECTURAL PRINCIPLES
BOOK II. EVOLUTION OF BUILDING: USE OF MATERIALS
BOOK III. IONIC TEMPLES
BOOK IV. DORIC AND CORINTHIAN TEMPLES
BOOK V. PUBLIC BUILDINGS : THEATRES (AND MUSIC), BATHS, HARBOURS
Notes EDITED FROM THE HARLEIAN MANUSCRIPT 2767 AND TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH BY FRANK GRANGER, D.Lit., A.R.I.B.A. PROFESSOR IN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, NOTTINGHAM

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