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Robertson, Alexander William

From the Collection of Glen Eira Historical Society 965 Glen Huntly Rd Caulfield South Victoria

Description
One copy of a thirty-two page colour book, published by the Friends of Labassa and The National Trust in 2004. The book details the history of Labassa as a place for social gatherings and entertaining of Melbourne society of the late nineteenth century, and its letter use as flats and a boarding house. Extensively illustrated with colour photographs, architectural sketches and plans, the book LABASSA: A GRAND VICTORIAN MANSION details Labassa’s architectural significance
Object Registration
1335B
Keywords
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Last updated
31 Oct 2016 at 5:11PM