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Loeb Classical Library 251

On Architecture, Volume I

Books 1-5


Translated by Frank Granger

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Product Details


$28.00 • £19.95 • €25.00

ISBN 9780674992771

Publication Date: 01/01/1931


368 pages

4-1/4 x 6-3/8 inches

7 line illustrations, 1 halftone, 1 musical example, index

Loeb Classical Library > On Architecture


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Bibliography
  • On Architecture
    • Book I. Architectural Principles
    • Book II. Evolution of Building: Use of Materials
    • Book III. Ionic Temples
    • Book IV. Doric and Corinthian Temples
    • Book V. Public Buildings: Theatres (and Music), Baths, Harbours
  • Index
  • Illustrations
    • Plate A. Winds and Direction of Streets
    • Plate B. Plans of Temples
    • Plate C. Ionic Order
    • Plate D. Corinthian Order
    • Plate E. Doric Order
    • Plate F. Musical Scales
    • Plate G. Theatre
    • Plate H. Plan of Stabian Baths, Pompeii

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