The ten books of architecture: the 1755 Leoni edition
Dover Publications, 1986 - Architecture - 240 pages
Beautifully illustrated magnum opus of great Renaissance theorist who reintroduced the glories of ancient architecture and applied musical and mathematical principles to achieve perfection of proportion in architectural design. Reprinted from extremely rare British edition. 68 black-and-white plates.
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