Franklin

Palladio's homes.

Author/Creator:
Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580.
Publication:
[Bath, UK] : Old School Press, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
[110] p. : ill. (some col.), facsims. ; 37 cm.
Subjects:
Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580.
Architecture, Renaissance -- Italy -- Venice.
Villas -- Italy -- Venice.
Fine books -- England -- Bath -- Specimens.
Venice (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Place of Publication:
England Bath.
Language:
Parallel text in Italian and English.
Notes:
With a half title.
In separate stiff cover.
Place of publication from collophon.
"Andrea Palladio on the placing and building of villas and on some of the villas he designed, here brought together with the observations of Witold Rybczynski and other visitors by Martyn Ould, the whole illustrated by Carlo Rapp, and printed in the 500th year since Palladio's birth, at the press of Martyn & Angela Ould" -- under frontispiece.
"The text was machine-set in 14D Dante by Gloucester Typesetting and printed at The Old School Press on a carta a mano from Cartiera Amatruda, Amalfi using a Western proof press. The title are set in 24pt and 60pt Castellar. Carlo Rapp's images are printed from line blocks and his lin-cuts. The calligraphic device is by Celia Lister. The cover paper was hand-made by Cave Paper, Minneapolis. The binding was executed by Ludlow Bookbinders"--Colophon.
Limited ed. of 170 numbered copies made.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [105-106]).
Local notes:
Penn Fine Arts Library has copy 12.
Penn Provenance:
Rybczynski, Witold (autograph) (donor)
Ould, Martyn A., 1948- (autograph)
Rapp, Carlo (autograph)
Penn Chronology:
2009
Contributor:
Ould, Martyn A., 1948-
Rybczynski, Witold.
Rapp, Carlo.
Lister, Celia.
Old School Press. printer.
Gloucester Typesetting.
Cave Paper (Firm)
Ludlow Bookbinders.
ISBN:
9781899933242
1899933247
OCLC:
416105737
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