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The Torrens Park Estate

$195.00 inc GST

By Ken Preiss & Pamela Oborn

Thoroughly researched & lively record of a significant part of South Australia’s architectural & social history

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  • The Torrens Park Estate: A Social And Architectural History [The Authors, Adelaide, 1991]; ochre coloured cloth with gold titling on spine, a fine copy; in the like illustrated dustjacket
  • Now incorporated into the grounds of Adelaide’s exclusive Scotch College, Torrens Park Estate originally consisted of one of Australia’s grandest mansions set on 134 acres of rich land in the Adelaide foothills
  • Copiously illustrated Limited Edition [#582 of 1000] signed by both authors
  • Colonel Robert Torrens never set foot in the colony but, with multiple [illegal] landholdings and hefty bureaucratic influence, ensured his name was plastered across the South Australian map
  • ISBN: 0 646 02291 1 / 064602291