Belo Horizonte: Autêntica Editora, 2003. b/w plates, 1 color plate, facs., pict. endpapers, pict. boards. Item #68507
Fine facsimile, with new critical study and bibliography, of O ALBUM DE BELLO HORIZONTE, first published in 1911 and originally organized by Raymundo Alves Pinto and Dr. Tito Livio Pontes. First published only 14 years after the founding of the city of Belo Horizonte, the album contains numerous images of the birth of the city; its early buildings, plans, streets, people and landscape. Early 20th century architecture and urbanization in Brazil.