Dell Architettura (from architecture/about architecture)
The book was presentented as written by Mario Gioffredo di Napoli and not the name that was mentioned before. It is the first part of the book.
The writer dedicated the Book to Giovanni Napoletani Studiosi d‘archittetura. But in the beginning he was flattering the King. In the book he is talking about the pursuit of an harmonious building.
They are talking about the shape and length of pilasters. On that topic they explain words like “modulo” and what they mean for architects. And then they explain what kind of modulo for example doric pilasters are.
There are images of pilasters and explanations.
They show different small parts and explain their function.
One of the pictures showed 5 different times of columns; Dorico, Jonico, romano, Corinto,Toscano.