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Liure d'architecture de Iaques Androuet du Cerceau : contenant les plans & dessaings de cinquante bastimens tous differens : pour instruire ceux qui desirent bastir, soient de petit, moyen, ou grand estat. : Auec declaration des membres & commoditez ... : Plus, breue declaration de la maniere & forme de toiser la maçonnerie de chacun logis

Androuet du Cerceau, Jacques,
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Online; Book; EBook
Description
[32] p., 50 plates on [69] leaves : ill. ; 42 cm. (fol)
Related title
Livre d'architecture de Jaques Androuet du Cerceau.
Published
A Paris : Imprimé à Paris par Benoist Preuost, 1559.
Notes
Signatures: A-D⁴ (plus plates)
Imprint from colophon on leaf D4.
Captions on plates are in Latin.
Also published in Latin in 1559 according to Brunet.
Cited in
Brunet, t. 1, col. 279.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Bookplate of John, Earl of Bute. Armorial binding with motto "Honi soit [m]al y pense" - possibly the Earl of Rosebery, who used this motto on a bookplate.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Gordon Collection. Bookplate of Douglas Gordon. Gordon list, 302.
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