Bibliography

For further reading and references (many of these books are unfortunately out of print):

Books on Australian Terraces Houses

  • “Let’s buy a terrace house” – Hillier, Rob.  Ure Smith, Sydney, 1968.
  • “The Australian terrace house” – Turner, Brian. Angus & Robertson. New South Wales, 1995.
  • “Terrace houses in Australia” – Howells, Trevor; Morris, Colleen.  Lansdowne. New South Wales, 1999.

Books on Australian Architecture Styles

  • “A Pictorial Guide to Identifying Australian Architecture: Styles and Terms from 1788 to the Present” – Apperly, Richard & Irving, Robert & Reynolds, Peter.  Angus & Robertson.  New South Wales, 1994
  • “Australian House Styles” – Stapleton, Maisy; Stapleton, Ian.  Flannnel Flower Press.  Mullumbimby, NSW.  1997
  • “Australian Residential Architectural Styles” Miller, FP; Vandorne, AF; McBrewster J. VDM Publishing House. 2009

Cast Iron Ornamentation

  • “Decorative Cast Iron”. Axiom Publishers, 1995
  • “Australia’s Iron Lace” – Turner, Brian. Allen & Unwin. Sydney, NSW. 1996
  • “Victorian Heritage: Ornamental Cast Iron in Architecture”, Robertson, Graeme. Georgian House, Melbourne. 1960
  • “Ornamental Cast Iron in Melbourne”, Robertson, Graeme. Georgian House, Melbourne. 1967
  • “Cast Iron Decoration: A World Survey” Robertson, G; Robertson, J. Thames & Hudson, Melbourne. 1977
  • “Decorative Cast Iron in Australia” Robertson, G.  Currey O’Neil Ross, Melbourne. 1984

General Reading

  • The Gentrification of inner Melbourne – a political geography of inner city housing” – William Stewart Logan. University of Queensland, 1985
  • “Nocturnal demolitions”: the long march towards heritage legislation in Queensland’, Fisher, R. 1991, ‘ Packaging the Past? Public Histories, eds J. Rickard & P. Spearritt, Melbourne University Press, Carlton.
  • “History and Current Planning Tasks of Terrace Houses in Melbourne”, Haruki MAKIO, Daisuke SHINOGI, Eiichi SUGIMOTO, Tetsu TOKUONO and Shigekazu. 2004, Osaka City Univ., Vol. 45. pp. 23 – 28
  • “Carlton and the Campus: The University and the Gentrification of Inner Melbourne 1958-75” –Graeme Davison.  Urban Policy and Research, Volume   27, Issue  3  September 2009 , pp 253 – 264

Web Articles

  • The timeless beauty of the terrace house – David Adams for the Sydney Morning Herald. January 24, 2008
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