This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The Four Books of Architecture (Dover…

The Four Books of Architecture (Dover Pictorial Archives) (original 1570; edition 1965)

by Andrea Palladio

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
457135,938 (3.95)3
Exemplary reprint of 16th-century classic. Covers classical architectural remains, Renaissance revivals, classical orders, more. 1738 Ware English edition. 216 plates. ". . . a new and splendid edition of what has probably been the most influential book published in the history of architecture since its first appearance in 1570." -- Art in America.… (more)
Title:The Four Books of Architecture (Dover Pictorial Archives)
Authors:Andrea Palladio
Info:Dover Publications (1965), Edition: Reprint, Paperback, 110 pages
Collections:Your library
Tags:Art, History, Non Fiction

Work details

The Four Books on Architecture by Andrea Palladio (1570)


Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 3 mentions

Talk about detail. Here is part of the instructions on the Ionic Order
  DonaldandMaryHyde | Jan 14, 2010 |
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors (18 possible)

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Andrea Palladioprimary authorall editionscalculated
Ware, IsaacTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
The original Italian title was “I Quattro Libri dell'Architettura”.
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (5)

No library descriptions found.

Book description
Haiku summary

Quick Links

Popular covers


Average: (3.95)
2 2
3 6
4 3
5 9

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 140,315,815 books! | Top bar: Always visible