Well, it had to happen some day, that most books on such Federation topics are now collectors' items.These are the books that will be most helpful. More details will be added as they become available.
|Towards the Dawn . Federation Architecture in Australia 1890-1915, Trevor Howells and Michael Nicholson, 9780868064785, Hale & Iremonger, Sydney 1993 Out of Print|
|The Federation House , Australia's Own Style, by H Fraser and R Joyce,|
9780701819095, Landsdowne Press, Sydney, 1986, Out of Print
|The Federation House , A Restoration Guide, Ian Evans, Winner National Trust Heritage Award,|
9791875253141, The Flannel Flower Press, Mullumbimby NSW 2004, available from Dymocks Wynyard , $39.95
|Australian House Styles , Maisy Stapleton and Ian Stapleton, The Flannel Flower Press 1997,|
|Visions of a Republic , the Work of Lucien Henry, Paris, Noumea, Sydney, edited by Ann Stephen, Powerhouse Publishing Sydney 2001, 9781863170789, papercover and hardcover, scarce. Try at the Powerhouse Museum web shop.|
|Designing Australia , Readings in the History of Design edited by Michael Bogle, Pluto Press, Annandale NSW 2002|
9781864831737, papercover with flaps, scarce.
|Fine houses of Sydney . Robert Irving, John Kinstler, Max Dupain, (out of print, scarce)|