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This is a second-hand soft-cover book. Signed by the author on the title page.

Condition: The cover has light fading and discolouring, light wear to the corners, and a short light crease. There is a light stain to the right edge of the front cover (80mm x 37mm) that also shows on the inside of the cover and lightly on the first page. The first page has light age spotting. The pages have very light browning around the edges otherwise they are clean and bright. The pages are clean and bright.

The dimensions: 291 x 204 mm
Pages: 73
Publisher: B. L. Allison
Publication date: 1990 first edition

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An Akaroa Precinct
By Barbara L. Allison

Contains numerous photos, drawings & maps.

Contents:

-Introduction
-Back to the Beginning
-The Watkins Family
-Dr Watkins' First House
-To be Let on Lease for Building On.
-709 Rue Jolie
-The Literary Institute
-113 Rue Jolie
-Building Activity in the latter part of the 1870's
-The Akaroa Mail
-The Development of Technology and the Gothic Revival Style
-115 Rue Jolie
-The New Technology and how it is seen on Mr. Garwoods' and Dr Watkins' Houses
-117 Rue Jolie
-The Lodge of Oddfellows
-The Development of Housing from the 1850s to the 1870s
-The Colonist’s Adjustment to the New Environment
-Our House
-Glossary
-Appendix
-Bibliography

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