Text and black and white illustrations show how the Romans planned and constructed their cities for the people who lived within them.
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David Macaulay is an award-winning author and illustrator whose books have sold millions of copies in the United States alone, and his work has been translated into a dozen languages. Macaulay has garnered numerous awards including the Caldecott Medal and Honor Awards, the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Christopher Award, an American Institute of Architects Medal, and the Washington Post-Children's Book Guild Nonfiction Award. In 2006, he was the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship, given "to encourage people of outstanding talent to pursue their own creative, intellectual, and professional inclinations." Superb design, magnificent illustrations, and clearly presented information distinguish all of his books. David Macaulay lives with his family in Vermont.
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Book Description Collins, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Bookseller Inventory # CHL1793042
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # PL00226304B
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001598462
Book Description Collins, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. This is an exlibrary copy of this book This is a straightforward secondhand paperback copy, in good readable condition, No significant flaws We sell high quality books at reasonable prices, shipped regularly from the UK. We are part of the Petersfield Bookshop who are members of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000033195
Book Description HarperCollind, New York, 1992. Glossy Soft Cover. Book Condition: As New. Oversized 112pp including glossary A story of Roman planning and construction with Macaulay's usual fine attention to detail. Bookseller Inventory # 82320
Book Description Houghton and Mifflin, Boston, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good-. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. Fifth Printing. Dust Jacket is tattered.; 4to 11" - 13" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 26400
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers 1988-11-07, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. All books are pre-owned and will have been read by someone else before you. They may well show signs of minor wear and tear. Please note, cover images are illustrative only, and the actual book cover and edition can vary. Bookseller Inventory # 9780001921573-21
Book Description Collins, 1977. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # HH-000-67-6630006
Book Description Collins, 1977. Paperback. Book Condition: As New. Like new condition. Bookseller Inventory # XX-000-67-6630006
Book Description Collins, London, 1977. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near-Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Macaulay, David (illustrator). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Second impression. 4to. Hard cover. 112 p. Illustrated. David Macaulay presents a vividly illustrated account of the building of an imaginary Roman city. Tucked inside the book are 3 brochures advertising exhibits at the British Museum on the Roman world. Near fine in near fine dustjacket in mylar cover. Bookseller Inventory # LL-b856-09