FERROVIAS DO BRASIL NOS CARTOES-POSTAIS E ALBUNS DE LEMBRANÇAS.
Place Published: São Paulo
Publisher: Solaris Edicoes Culturais
Date Published: 2005
Size: 33x34 cm
Book Id: 80954
b/w and color plates, frontis, facs., fldg. map, bibl., color ports., illus. endpapers, color pict. boards plus fldg. map in pocket of inner verso board
Authors Gerodetti and Cornejo, who have already presented us with the trilogy of postcard books from the state of São Paulo present a collection of photographic postcards that tell the history of the railroads of Brazil with early images from the pioneering work: "Nos Cartões-Postais e Álbuns de Lembranças" a 1854 edition by the Baron of Mauá along images of the railroad development to our days. Each piece is catalogued with information regarding photographer, identification of architecture or site, and historical context. Unique reference on the subject