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Brisbane houses with gardens : the story of the people who built them / Beth Wilson
Bib ID 8036065
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Wilson, Beth, author
 
Edition 2nd edition. 
Description Spring Hill, [Queensland] : Beth Wilson, [2018] 
©2018 
192 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), maps, portraits, plans, facsimiles ; 25 cm 
ISBN 9780646992280 (paperback)
Summary

Join eminent Landscape Architect, Beth Wilson for a unique evening as she presents, in words and pictures, an historic review of houses with gardens in Brisbane. In 2015, Beth Wilson’s 50 year contribution to Queensland’s built environment was recognised by an Honorary Fellowship from the Australian Institute of Architect’s Queensland Chapter. Drawing on nearly 50 years practice as a landscape architect, she has written this history of Brisbane seen through the prism of its houses and gardens.

Notes

Cover title.

First published in 2017 by Beth Wilson.

Includes bilbiographical references (pages 190-192)

Awards Shortlisted Queensland Premier’s Award for a Work of State Significance, Queensland Literary Awards 2018. 
Subjects Landscape gardening -- Queensland -- Brisbane -- History.  |  Landscape architecture -- Queensland -- Brisbane -- History.  |  Dwellings -- Queensland -- Brisbane -- History.  |  Australian

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