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The first (-fift) Booke of Architecture made by Sebastian Serly

Author:
Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, Bologna 1475–1554 Fontainebleau)
Translator:
Translation attributed to John Land (British, early 17th century)
Printer:
Simon Stafford (London)
Publisher:
Robert Peake the Elder (British, ca. 1551–1619 London)
Dedicatee:
Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (British, Stirling, Scotland 1594–1612 London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1611
Medium:
Illustrations: woodcuts
Dimensions:
Book: 13 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (34.9 x 24.8 x 4.4 cm) Box: 14 3/4 x 10 11/16 x 2 3/16 in. (37.5 x 27.1 x 5.6 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.155
Not on view
Books I-V. English

William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941); Donor: Bequest of William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941)
BAL, IV, 1825-27, #2976; ESTC, s117091; Fowler, 265-6, #331; Eileen Harris, British Architctural Books and Writers, 1990. 817; Millard, 267-71, #74; STC, 22235; Univ. Cat., II, 1870
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