Architecture of Rome

The scholarship available on the architecture of the City of Rome.


  • Claridge, A., Rome: an Oxford archaeological guide, Oxford, 2010, 39-61.
  • Coulston, J. & Dodge, H., Ancient Rome: the archaeology of the eternal city, Oxford, 2000, Ch 6.
  • Erdkamp, P. (ed.) The Cambridge companion to ancient Rome, Cambridge, 2013, Ch 16.
  • Wilson Jones, M., Principles of Roman architecture, London, 2000.

Further Reading

  • Fant, J.C., ‘Rome’s marble yards’ in JRA.14, 2001, 167-198.
  • Heiken, G., Funiciello, R. & De Rita, D., The seven hills of Rome: a geological tour of the eternal city, Princeton, 2005.
  • Lancaster, L.C., Concrete vaulted construction in Imperial Rome: innovations in context, Cambridge, 2005.
  • MacDonald, W.L., The architecture of the Roman Empire: 1: An introductory study, London, 1982, Ch 7.
  • Ward-Perkins, J.B. & Boethius, A., Roman imperial architecture, Harmondsworth, 1981, Ch 4.
  • Ward-Perkins, J.B., Dodge, H. & Ward-Perkins, B., Marble in antiquity: collected papers of J.B. Ward-Perkins, London, 1992.