The Rudiments of Ancient Architecture
The Rudiments of Ancient Architecture
The Rudiments of Ancient Architecture

The Rudiments of Ancient Architecture

J. Taylor, 1789. Hardcover. Contains both a historical account of the "five orders" with their proportions and examples of each from the antiques, as well as writings of Vitruvius on the "temples and intercolumniations, &c. of the Ancients", with a dictionary of terms, and ten plates. ~ 8 mo., 84 pp., plus 10 pages of plates. Brown unmarked boards with unmarked spine. Ten plates with onionskin, each diagramming column styles. Condition: Nondescript brown boards have rubbing to edges and corners, corners are bumped, front cover starting along hinge. Frontispiece detached but intact, offsetting to front and rear endpapers, text and plates are clean and unmarked. Good / No Jacket. Item #2020-K68

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