Author:Andreas Volwahsen


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Splendours of Imperial India: British Architecture in the 18th and 19th Centuries

By: Andreas Volwahsen

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Germany, Prestel: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032831

ISBN: 3791330454

Condition: New

An illustrated survey of British colonial architecture that once dominated the landscape of the Indian subcontinent, this book tells a rich and complicated history of imperialism. One of the most revealing legacies of Britain's long history in India is the colonial architecture from the two centuries preceding the struggle for independence. Built to house both occupiers and occupied alike, these imposing buildings, including palaces, mansions, clubhouses, and government offices, represented a hybrid of Western and Eastern sensibilities as their architects sought to plant the flag of British do... View more info

Cosmic Architecture in India: The Astronomical Monuments of Maharaja Jai Singh II

By: Andreas Volwahsen

Price: $63.95

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Prestel: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033112

ISBN: 379132506X

Condition: New

Printed Pages: 158 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info