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M. Vitruvii Pollionis viri suae professionis peritissimi de Architectura Libri X ad Augustum Ceasarem accuratissime conscripti et locis quamplurimis hac editione emendati adjunctis nunc primum Gulielmi Philandri Castilionii Galli Civis Rom

Written by Marcus Pollio Vitruvius
(Roman, 1st century B.C.)

Author: Written and edited by Guillaume Philander (French, 1505–1565)
Author: Written by Sextus Julius Frontinus (ca. 30–104)
Author: Written by Nicholas of Cusa (German, 1401–1464)
Editor: Edited by Gualther Hermenius Rivius (German, ca. 1500–after 1545)
Publisher: Published by Georg Messerschmidt (active 1541–60)
Dedicatee: Dedicated to François I, King of France (1494–1547)
Date: 1550
Medium: Printed book with woodcut illustrations
Dimensions: Overall: 7 15/16 x 6 3/16 x 2 in. (20.1 x 15.7 x 5.1 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: Bequest of W. Gedney Beatty, 1941
Accession Number: 41.100.434

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