Architectural Theory: Vitruvius to 1870 is a landmarkanthology that surveys the development of the field of architecturefrom its earliest days to the year 1870. The first trulycomprehensive anthology that brings together the classic essays inthe field, the volume chronicles the major developments and trendsin architecture from Vitruvius to Gottfried Semper.
- Volume 1 of the first overview of architectural thought fromantiquity to the present day; this volume covers 25 B.C. to1870
- Collects over 200 classic essays in the field, organizedthematically for the student and scholar, covering Classicism,Neoclassicism, the Enlightenment, Romanticism, and the Gothic
- Includes German, French, and Italian essays appearing inEnglish here for the first time
- Features a general introduction and headnotes to each essaywritten by a renowned expert on architectural theory.
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