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Main Title: Wonderful Warrandyte: a portrait / Valerie Polley Book Cover
Author: Polley, Valerie
Imprint: Warrandyte, Vic.: Warrandyte Historical Society, 2014
Collation: 88 p., ill., portraits, bib., pbk, 22 x 30 cm
Subject: General histories
Warrandyte (Vic.)
ISBN: 9780992429102
The township of Warrandyte, on the outer urban fringe of Melbourne, holds a significant place in Victoria's history as the first recorded goldfield in the State. Its pre-European and early settlement history, its goldmining heritage, the effects of bushfires and floods, the Yarra River, the Warrandyte State Park, its buildings and historic precinct are all featured. The artistic era with its many eminent artisans, architects, potters and painters is covered. Details of the historic buildings that still remain are included. This is an informative, beautifully illustrated book that will appeal to a wide audience.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 994.51 WARR POL Available