Title: Julian of Ascalon’s Treatise of Construction and Design Rules
Author: Julian of Ascalon
Date: 6th century
Hakim, Besim S. "Julian of Ascalon's Trearise of Construction and Design Rules from Sixth Century Palestine." http://www.patternlanguage.com/links/julian4-25abst.pdf
This treatise was incorporated into Book of the Eparch, Emperor Leo VI, 886-912, Constantinople.
Description: "Julian's treatise is a compilation of construction and design rules that address the prevention of nuisances and potential damages to proximate neighbors resulting from building activities associated with change and growth in the built environment" (Hakim, 2001).