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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
Format
Book; Online
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.
Language
French, Middle (ca. 1400-1600)
Latin (also in)
Related Resources
Digital copy available online:
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.
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.
Cited in
Brunet, t. 1, col. 279.
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Gordon 1559 .A58