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Wellington's old buildings : a photographic guide to old buildings in central Wellington / David Kernohan with the assistance of Marilyn McHaffie and Jim Gard'ner ; photographs by Tony Kellaway ; sketches by John Gray.

By: Kernohan, David, 1947-.
Contributor(s): McHaffie, Marilyn | Gardner, Jim | Kellaway, Tony | Gray, John, B.Arch | McHaffie, Marilyn [author.] | Gardner, Jim [author.] | Kellaway, Tony [author.] | Gray, John, B. Arch [author.] | Gray, John, :B. Arch.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : Victoria University Press, 1994Description: 240 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0864732678 (pbk.) :.Subject(s): Architecture -- New Zealand -- Wellington | Historic buildings -- New Zealand -- Wellington | Architecture New Zealand Wellington | Historic buildings New Zealand Wellington | Wellington (N.Z.) Buildings, structures, etc | Wellington (N.Z.) Guidebooks | Buildings -- New Zealand -- Wellington | Wellington (N.Z.) -- Guidebooks | Wellington (N.Z.) -- Buildings, structures, etcDDC classification: 720.99363
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This guide outlines the history, architectural qualities, context, and in some cases, gives anecdotes of 145 buildings, divided into areas, with maps. Every building is illustrated with a photograph. The introduction includes a short history of Maori and Pakeha building in Wellington, architectural and heritage ethics, and architects of the past in their context, and looks at the effects of building by-laws and the Wellington urban motorway. With glossary and indexes. The author is Dean of Architecture at Victoria University of Wellington. This is his third book on buildings.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-234) and index.

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