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Fire & decay: The destruction of the large…

Fire & decay: The destruction of the large New Zealand house

by Terence E. R. Hodgson

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"... a pictorial history of over seventy houses whose size and architecture made them landmarks in New Zealand's developing years. Unfortunately these houses have gone forever, destroyed mainly by fire, but also by demolition and decay ... This book also traces the early history of the settlers who built these houses and created their often impressive gardens ..." -- Inside front cover.… (more)

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