Guide to Vitruvius Britannicus annotated and analytic index to the plates by Paul Breman

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Statementby P. Breman and D. Addis ; foreword by John Harris.
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(Vol. II.) by Colin Campbell Esqr. Other articles where Vitruvius Britannicus is discussed: Palladianism: first volume of Colen Campbell’s Vitruvius Britannicus (), a folio of engravings of contemporary “classical” buildings in Britain (two more volumes followed in and ), the designs of which had enormous influence in England.

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Vitruvius Britannicus: The Classic of Eighteenth-Century British Architecture (Dover Architecture) (Book). The SAHGB celebrated the tercentenary of Colen Campbell’s Vitruvius Britannicus with a symposium at the Royal Academy on 16 May.

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