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The Architecture of M. Vitruvius Pollio in Ten Books, Translated from the Latin by J. Gwilt

Author:
Marcus Pollio Vitruvius (Roman, active late 1st century B.C.)
Translator:
Designed and translated by Joseph Gwilt (British, 1784–1863)
Printer:
George Phipps (London)
Printer:
Bradbury & Evans
Publisher:
Lockwood & Co. (London)
Publisher:
John Weale (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1860
Medium:
Illustrations: etching and engraving
Dimensions:
6 7/8 × 4 1/8 × 1 3/16 in. (17.5 × 10.5 × 3 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.303
Not on view
De architectura. English

Inscription: "Wm. G. Medlicott/ Longmeadow, Mass", brown ink, front fly leaf recto
William Gedney Beatty (American, 1869–1941); William G. Medlicott (American, 1816–1883)
Vagnetti, 149-150, #117
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