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SERLIO, Sebastian. The Second [- Fift] Booke of Architecture ... translated out of Italian into Dutch, and out of Dutch into English, London: for Robert Peake, 1611, parts II - V only (of 5), 2°, FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, woodcut titles and illustrations (lacking 6 leaves, part of one illustration cut away, many marginal repairs with occasional slight loss of text and illustration), later calf gilt (worn, covers detached). [Fowler 331: "The translation of Serlio is the earliest connected work on architecture in the English language"; STC 22235] Sold not subject to return.

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SERLIO, Sebastian. The Second [- Fift] Booke of Architecture ... translated out of Italian into Dutch, and out of Dutch into English, London: for Robert Peake, 1611, parts II - V only (of 5), 2°, FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, woodcut titles and illustrations (lacking 6 leaves, part of one illustration cut away, many marginal repairs with occasional slight loss of text and illustration), later calf gilt (worn, covers detached). [Fowler 331: "The translation of Serlio is the earliest connected work on architecture in the English language"; STC 22235] Sold not subject to return.
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