Author:Elizabeth Schotten Merklinger


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Sultanate Architecture of Pre-Mughal India

By: Elizabeth Schotten Merklinger

Price: $26.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018941

ISBN: 8121510880

Condition: New

The Mughals ruled a united north India for over three centuries, but the roots of the glorious monuments they built are found in earlier provincial styles of architecture. In this richly illustrated work, Dr Elizabeth Schotten Merklinger presents the first comprehensive study of the architecture of the Sultanate period. During the pre-Mughal centuries provincial Islamic styles of architecture developed, some of great importance and originality, each a spontaneous movement arising from its respective rulers and the desire to express particular aesthetic ideals. Many factors influenced these reg... View more info