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Loeb Classical Library 280

On Architecture, Volume II

Books 6-10


Translated by Frank Granger

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$28.00 • £19.95 • €25.00

ISBN 9780674993099

Publication Date: 01/01/1934


448 pages

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

12 line illustrations, index

Loeb Classical Library > On Architecture


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Vitruvius and the Craftsmen of Rome
  • Bibliography
  • On Architecture
    • Book VI. Town and Country Houses
    • Book VII. Interior Decoration
    • Book VIII. Water-Supply
    • Book IX. Dials and Clocks
    • Book X. Mechanical and Military Engineering
  • Indexes
  • Note on Illustrations
  • Illustrations
    • Plate I. Plan of House
    • Plate J. Displuviate Roof, Phases of Moon
    • Plate K. Mesolabium. Cheirotometon
    • Plate L. Analemma
    • Plate M. Construction of Automata
    • Plate N. Water-Clock of Ctesibius
    • Plate O. Pulley
    • Plate P. Water-Tympanum
    • Plate Q. Water-Screw
    • Plate R. Water-Organ
    • Plate S. Diagram of Balista
    • Plate T. Tortoise of Hagetor

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