A Guide to the Old Buildings of the Cape. – Fransen, Hans (comp)


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A survey of extant architecture from before c1910 in the area of Cape Town, Calvinia, Colesberg and Uitenhage

This edition constitutes a revision of ‘The Old Houses of the Cape (1965)’ and ‘The Old Buildings of the Cape (1980)’ retaining historical notes by Mary Alexander Cook, co-author of the afore-mentioned two publications. Containing over 5000 buildings, sumptuously illustrated with some 700 photographs by Arthur Elliot, et al. as well as some 200 house, site and town plans. Some cockling. Foxing to top edge. 596 Pages. This is a heavy item and will incur additional shipping charges. 1st Edition. Condition: Very good. Dust jacket: Very good. 2cm closed tear to lower edge of front panel. Some Binding: Hardcover.

Publisher: Jonathan Ball Publishers
Date Published: 2004
Publication Place: Johannesburg, Cape Town
First Edition: Yes

Condition: Very good.
Binding: Hardcover.
Has Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: Very good.. A 3cm closed tear to the bottom edge.
Dimensions: 4to. 34.5cm x 26cm x 4cm

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Weight 2900 g