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Vitruvius: Writing the Body of Architecture

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Vitruvius's De architectura is the only major work on architecture to survive from classical antiquity, and until the eighteenth century it was the text to which all other architectural treatises referred. While European classicists have focused on the factual truth of the text itself, English-speaking architects and architectural theorists have viewed it as a timeless sou ...more
Paperback, 508 pages
Published September 17th 2004 by Mit Press (first published October 4th 2002)
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