México, D.F: Apoyo al Desarrollo de Archivos y Bibliotecas de México (ADABI); Fundación Alfredo Harp Helú, 2008. color plates, facs.,portd., cat., tbls., bibls., b/w pict. wrps. OCLC: 495548554. Item #92343
Part of the editorial project "Commented Catalogue of Novohispanic Printed Material of the Palafoxiana Library" that has produced a collection of references books on the rare book collection in custody of the Palafoxiana Library. The books on the series have an introductory account of the history of the area studied and include an annotated catalogue of the most representative books of the collection. This 2 volume set is devoted to architecture, spanning from Classic to 18th and 19th century Neoclassic, analyzing architecture as a fine art, history of architecture, architecture in Nueva España, architecture in the edition of books, and architecture in publications from the Palafoxiana library. The catalogue was divided in 4 main sections: Texts of construction, Texts of reconstruction, Academic texts and Architecture and other sciences. LIMITED EDITION OF 150.