# 33349

W. J. NORWOOD (BATHURST) (publisher); BEAVIS BROS. (photographer)

[LEPORELLO] Album of Bathurst views

$450.00 AUD

Bathurst, NSW : W. J. Norwood, Stationers Hall, William Street (but printed in Germany), [circa 1886]. Leporello album. Octavo, original cloth backed pictorial boards gilt (upper boards lightly marked at top edge), lower board stamped in gilt ‘The views published in this book are reproductions from photographs taken by Beavis Bros., Royal Studios, Bathurst’; containing a concertina foldout with [14] panels of with a total of [28] lithographed views of Bathurst, including general view looking south, William Street, Howick Street, George Street, public buildings and churches including All Saints Cathedral, St. Stephen’s Presbyterian and the Wesleyan Church, St. Stanislaus’ College, All Saints CollegeSuperior Public School etc.; pale water stain across the bottom edge of the foldout, otherwise in very good condition.

Rare. Trove locates only two examples (NLA; SLNSW)

Note: Beavis Bros. opened their first studio in Bathurst in William Street in 1886.