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The Mirror of Architecture

Or the Ground-Rules of the Art of Building, Exactly Laid Down by Vincent Scamozzi, Master-Builder of Venice. with the Description and Use of a Joynt-Rule

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The Mirror of Architecture by Vincenzo Scamozzi
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The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars. The eighteenth-century fascination with Greek and Roman antiquity followed the systematic excavation of the ruins at Pompeii and Herculaneum in southern Italy; and after 1750 a neoclassical style dominated all artistic fields. The titles here trace developments in mostly English-language works on painting, sculpture, architecture, music, theater, and other disciplines. Instructional works on musical instruments, catalogs of art objects, comic operas, and more are also included. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ British Library T066764 'Architectonice: or, a compendium of the art of building. .. By William Leyburn.' has separate titlepage dated 1707, but the pagination and register are continuous. The preface signed: R. M. London: printed for John Sprint, 1708. [8],111, [1]p., plates: ill.; 4
Release date Australia
April 24th, 2018
Illustrations
Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
Gale Ecco, Print Editions
Pages
176
Dimensions
156x234x11
ISBN-13
9781385574621
Product ID
28181459

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