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Art Deco Traveller: A Guide To Australia & New Zealand

Art Deco Traveller: A Guide To Australia & New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Davidson, Genista

  • RRP: $32.50
  • $32.50
  • Pub Date
    28 Oct 19

Illustrated travel guide to Australia and New Zealand's Art Deco locations and architectural treasures: monuments, hotels, restaurants, theatres, lidos, bars and cinemas.

ISBN 9780993414626
Release Date 28 October 2019
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Series Art Deco Traveller
Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 28 Oct 2019

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ISBN-13 9780993414626
ISBN-10 0993414621
Stock Release date is 28 October 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 28 Oct 2019
Publisher unlisted
Imprint Art Deco Publisher
Release Date 28 October 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Davidson, Genista
Series Art Deco Traveller
Category Design Styles: Art Deco
Museum, Historic Sites, Gallery & Art Guides
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 250
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 210mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Art deco Architecture - Guidebooks - Australia, Art deco Architecture - Guidebooks - New Zealand, Australia - Guidebooks, New Zealand - Guidebooks
NBS Text Travel & Holiday Guides: General
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 919.40472
Catalogue Code 969392

Description of this Book

This is an invaluable location guide for any traveller in Australia and New Zealand seeking art deco locations and for all lovers of 1920s and 30s nostalgia and all that that entails: the opulence and decadence of the legendary Jazz Age era. Whether you are visiting down under for business or pleasure or living locally and just wish to have a further insight into the art deco legacy left behind for us all to enjoy, this region-by-region guide to both countries guide highlights buildings and facades to see, local accommodation, theatres, monuments and associated places of interest. The guide has been compiled from the author's personal visits and her extensive research, resulting in a unique extravaganza of art deco words and pictures that any layman or aficionado will find a great companion to this iconic era.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Genista Davidson has an MA in art history and has taught in Madrid and Seville. A columnist, travel writer and diarist for many years she has on her travels been finding original art deco buildings and newer ones that have been inspired by the art deco period.

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