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Vincenzo Scamozzi and the chorography of early modern architecture / Ann Marie Borys.

Author/Creator:
Borys, Ann Marie, author.
Publication:
Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate Publishing Limited, [2014]
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 214 pages ; 25 cm.
Series:
Visual culture in early modernity
Visual culture in early modernity
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Subjects:
Scamozzi, Vincenzo, 1548-1616 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Scamozzi, Vincenzo, 1548-1616 -- Philosophy.
Observation (Scientific method).
Contents:
'Citizen of the world'
Geography and chorography : Scamozzi's theory of place
Mapping the natural world : casa and villa
Mapping the city : palaces and civic buildings
Chorography and cosmography : place and transcendence
'A scientific habit'.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781409455806 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1409455807 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
861744741