Vitruvius Pollio
Translated by Morris Hicky Morgan
Dover Publications, New York, 1960, English; this translation originally published 1914
Nonfiction, Architecture
ISBN: 9780486206455

Unabridged and unaltered re-publication of the first edition of the English translation by Morris Hicky Morgan, originally published in 1914. A treatise on architecture (De architectura) originally written by the Roman architect Vitruvius around 15 BCE, and published in English as The Ten Books on Architecture. It is a major source of information on ancient Roman building methods, design, and planning. Also see Les Dix Livres d’Architecture de Vitruve.

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Daniel Libeskind

A must for all designers! When I first read it I thought it was boring. Now it is eternal again . . .

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