Title Delhi Past and Present: With Maps and Illustrations
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd. 2010
8175365161 / 9788175365162
Seller ID 107359
The book starts with a brief account of Delhi at the advent of the 20th century. It was written to serve as a guide-book to the visitors to Delhi. The rest of the six chapters distinctly highlight: the modern city of Shahjehanabad; the scenes in Delhi in 1857; the south side of Delhi including Humayun`s tomb, the grave of Nizam-ud-din Awliya and the Safdarjang tomb; Ancient Delhi of the Hindu and Mohammadan era including the Kila Rai Pithora, the Kutab Minar and Tughlakabad; a brief history of the kings of Delhi with a historical table of the Mughal kings, and list of objects with archaeological interest. Printed Pages: 362 with 10 maps, 50 photos & 1 colour map.
Delhi Past and Present: With Maps and Illustrations H.C. Fanshawe