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Penang Through Gilded Doors
Penang Through Gilded Doors
$34.00
Manufacturer Number: ML74A
Stock Status: In Stock
Penang: Through Gilded Doors... by... Julie De Bierre and James Bain Smith... Our best selling book in 2010!... A stunning introduction to Penang's heritage with a rich combination of beautiful colour photographs by James Bain Smith, an international artist and photographer and informative and well researched text by Julia de...

Penang: Through Gilded Doors

by

Julie De Bierre and James Bain Smith


A stunning introduction to Penang's heritage with a rich combination of beautiful colour photographs by James Bain Smith, an international artist and photographer and informative and well researched text by Julia de Bierre, a restoration expert who was born and grew up in Penang. The book does not just confine the reader to George Town, the well-known UNESCO World Heritage Site, but ventures into other equally captivating parts of the island elsewhere.

Contents -

Early Days

George Town

The Infant Colony

A Street Called Harmony

Gracious Living

Courtyard Sanctums

To the Mansion Born

The Urban Village

Islander

The Kmapung Idyll

Sea Breeze

Green Power

The Spice of Life

A Moveable Feast.

Near Fine Hardback in a Very Good Dust Jacket.

ISBN: 9834283423

Publisher: Areca Books Penang, 2006

Over 500 colour photographs in its 152 pages, 2 pages of maps and a select bibliography.

Condition: The dust jacket has light rubbing around some edges and a nick at the base of the spine. Apart from a little bit of spotting at the top of the text block, the book looks new.

Weight 0.90 Kg. Postage within Malaysia is free