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Temple Architecture and Art of the Early Chalukyas: Badami, Mahakuta, Aihole, Pattadakal

By: George Michell

Price: $51.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038812

ISBN: 9789383098330

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 256. View more info

The History of Torture Throughout the Ages

By: George Ryley Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cosmo Publications: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009547

ISBN: 8130700670

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 344 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

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Calukya Architecture: Medieval temples of northern Karnataka built during the rule of the Calukya of Kalyana and thereafter, AD 1000-1300, 3 Vols.

By: Gerard Foekema

Price: $224.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023652

ISBN: 8121510708

Condition: New


This three-volume book gives a complete survey of the surviving Hindu and Jaina temples in the northern half of Karnataka from the period AD 1000-1300. These temples form a homogenous body of monuments that is one of the most interesting in India. From an architectural point of view it is most interesting of all, because an important characteristic of Indian temples-is taken to its limits. Nowhere else in India, or for that matter in the entire world, the decoration of a... View more info

Fifteen Golden Examples: Indian Temple Architecture in Karnataka

By: Gerard Foekema

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Bangalore, India, Simova: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023684

ISBN: 8178780097

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 181 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

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Architecture decorated with architecture: Later medieval temples of Karnataka, 1000-1300 AD

By: Gerard Foekema

Price: $36.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031327

ISBN: 8121510899

Condition: New


This book gives a detailed analysis of architectural designs found in Indian temples built in Karnataka in the period 1000-1300 AD, and a view on the architectural features common in all sophisticated temples built in medieval India. Indian temples are decorated with architecture in an ingenious way not found elsewhere in the world, and in medieval Karnataka that special use of architecture reached a climax. Both text and illustrations are a complete and unabridged publi... View more info

Taj Mahal

By: Giles Tillotson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, UK, Penguin Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024700

ISBN: 0143065297

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 199 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Ottoman Turkey (Islamic Architecture Series)

By: Godfrey Goodwin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: London, UK, Scorpion Publications Ltd.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004910

ISBN: 0905906020

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pagesl: 192 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Delhi Fort: A Guide to the Buildings and Gardens

By: Gordon Sanderson and Shuaib Maulvi

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035170

ISBN: 8120615328

Condition: New


Printed pages: 94 alongwith 2 folded plans. View more info

The Hindu Architecture (Silpa-Sastra)

By: Govinda Krishna Pillai

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018183

ISBN: 8180900606

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 177 with numerous b/w figures and plates. View more info

The Architecture of Experience: A Discussion of the Role of Language and Literature in the Construction of the World

By: Graham Dunstan Martin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, UK, Edinburgh University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007327

ISBN: 0-8524-409-6

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 207. Rubbed dust jacket. View more info

The Indus Civilization: A Contemporary Perspective

By: Gregory L. Possehl

Price: $49.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202332

ISBN: 9789387496057

Condition: New


The Indus Civilization of India and Pakistan was contemporary with, and equally complex as the better-known cultures of Mesopotamia, Egypt and China. The dean of North American Indus scholars, Gregory Possehl, attempts here to marshal the state of knowledge about this fascinating culture in a readable synthesis. He traces the rise and fall of this civilization, examines the economic, architectural, artistic, religious, and intellectual components of this culture, describ... View more info

Muqarnas: An Annual on Islamic Art and Architecture: Volume XII

By: Gulru Necipoglu (ed.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, E.J. Brill: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004994

ISBN: 9004103147

Condition: New


Table of Contents Robert B. Mason, 'New Looks at Old Pots: Results of Recent Multidisciplinary Studies of Glazed Ceramics from the Islamic World.' Edward J. Keall, 'Forerunners of Umayyad Art: Sculptural Stone from the Hadramawt.' Avinoam Shalem, 'From Royal Caskets to Relic Containers: Two Ivory Caskets from Burgos and Madrid.' Ethel Sara Wolper, 'The Politics of Patronage: Political Change and the Construction of Dervish Lodges in Sivas.' Robert Ousterhout, 'Ethnic Id... View more info

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Studies in Early Buddhist Architecture of India

By: H. Sarkar

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 022920

ISBN: 8121505992

Condition: New


The present book is an unorthodox approach to the study of early Buddhist architecture in India, and the author has marshalled the archaeological evidence to prove his two-fold thesis. Firstly, how and why the Buddhist adopted different types of building-plans, e.g. elliptical, circular and apsidal in the different periods of their history. Secondly, how the Buddhist architecture was influenced and conditioned by the doctrines adopted by the Buddhist sects and sub-sects.... View more info

Historical Guide to Anuradhapura's Ruins

By: H.E.Weerasooriya

Price: $5.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035968

ISBN: 8120611381

Condition: New


Printed pages: 102 alongwith 12 plates and 1 map. View more info

Sri Lankan Monastic Architecture

By: H.T. Basnayake

Price: $24.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 035485

ISBN: 8170300096

Condition: New


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Iconography of Vinayaka, Ganapati and Ganesa

By: Haripriya Rangarajan

Price: $74.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037912

ISBN: 9789383221004

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 292. View more info

Jainism: Art, Architecture, Literature and Philosophy

By: Haripriya Rangarajan, G. Kamalakar, and A.K.V.S. Reddy

Price: $64.95

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032224

ISBN: 8185616779

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 396 with 58 b/w photos. View more info

Islam from Baghdad to Cordoba: Early Architecture from the 7th to the 13th Century

By: Henri Stierlin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Koln, Germany, Taschen GmbH: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011805

ISBN: 3822817864

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 240 with numerous colour illustrations.. View more info

School Architecture or Contributions to the Improvement of School-houses, 2 Vols.

By: Henry Barnard

Price: $45.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cosmo Publications: 2004

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 007748

ISBN: 8177559516

Condition: New


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India: Decoration. Interiors. Design

By: Henry Wilson

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Watson-Guptill Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018111

ISBN: 0823025136

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 160 with numerous illustrations in full color. Price clipped. View more info

India Contemporary

By: Henry Wilson

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020276

ISBN: 0500513651

Condition: New


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The Development of Early Saiva Art and Architecture

By: I.K. Sarma; Foreword By Padma-bhushana Dr C. Sivaramamurti

Price: $61.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032652

ISBN: 8175740310

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 330 with 18 figures and 88 plates. View more info

Innovations in Design: Ahmedabad Bus Rapid Transit System

By: I.P. Gautam, H.M. Shivanand Swamy, Abhijit Lokre & Vijay Arya (Authors)

Price: $23.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 111983

ISBN: 8189995936

Condition: New


Over the last decade in India, many cities have undertaken path-breaking initiatives in resolving issues associated with urban transport, and, specifically, mass transit system. The Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) is now acknowledged as a key mode to help large-scale mobility of people. Today, eighteen cities in the country are at different stages of planning, design, execution and operation in their BRTS journey. Since the BRTS concept was new to India a decade ago, cit... View more info

Il Centro Antico Di Capua: Metodi Di Analisi Per La Pianificazione Architettonico-Urbanistica

By: Ingrid Brock, Paolo Giuliano and Cristian Moisescu

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Padova, Italy, Marsilio Editori: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005816

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 133. Slightly chipped dust-jacket. Book in mint condition. View more info

Chittor (Chittaurgarh): Historical View and a Guide

By: Irmgard Meininger; Foreword By Brian Masters

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027488

ISBN: 812460150X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 79 with 2 folded maps, illustrated with colour photographs. View more info

Madhyabharat Mein Islami Kala Aivam Sthapatya

By: Izhar Alam Hashmi

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036942

ISBN: 8188934828

Condition: New


Printed pages: 184 alongwith 78 b/w photographs. View more info

The Seven Pagodas

By: J.W.Coombes

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 034690

ISBN: 8120614240

Condition: New


Printed pages: 120 alongwith 31 plates. View more info

Contemporary Indian Architecture

By: Jagan Shah

Price: $37.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021710

ISBN: 817436451X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 271 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Embodied Vision: Interpreting the Architecture of Fatehpur Sikri

By: Jaimini Mehta

Price: $37.54

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Seller ID: 106508

ISBN: 9789383098484

Condition: New


Departing from the conventional path of describing and explaining the architecture of Fatehpur Sikri, Professor Jaimini Mehta delves into a series of representations the Mughal city has been subjected to and concludes that there is an inexorable tension at its core embodied in the constantly shifting axes, complex rhythms, raising or lowering of the ground planes, juxtapositions of mythical symbols and the conflicting pulls of traditions and human will. The space of Fate... View more info

Rethinking Modernity: Towards Post Rational Architecture

By: Jaimini Mehta; Foreword By K.T. Ravindran

Price: $30.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036467

ISBN: 8189738720

Condition: New


Has the project to usher in Modernity run its full course and is now ready to be replaced by something called Post-Modern? Re-examining the very idea of Modernity in architecture, and drawing from a number of diverse sources such as philosophy, social science, art and technology, Prof. Mehta argues that the normal historical progression of architectural thought and production suffered an epistemological break in mid-18th century, caused by the separation between architec... View more info

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History of Indian and Eastern Architecture: Rev. and ed. With additions, Indian Architecture by James Burgess and Eastern Architecture by R. Phene Spiers 2, vols.

By: James Fergusson

Price: $38.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022756

ISBN: 8121503841

Condition: New


The present reprint of Fergusson's History of Indian and Eastern Architecture is being brought out to meet the growing demand from scholars for whom this book is still the basic work of reference on Indian Architecture. In the preface to the second edition (1910) of this work James Burgess wrote, "Though descriptions of Indian monuments may be written in various ways, no one could pretend to take up the systematic study of Indian Architecture without the aid of this ... View more info

History of Indian and Eastern Architecture (Two Vols Bound in One)

By: James Fergusson

Price: $14.42

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Low Price Publications/D.K. Publishers Distributors Pvt. Ltd.: 2012

Seller ID: 107311

ISBN: 8175364084

Condition: New


This book on `History of Indian & Eastern Architecture` by James Fergusson was revised and edited with additions by James Burgess and R. Phene Spiers. With chronological and topographic details, it presents the subject to the readers in a more compact and complete form on Indian architecture.The book has been presented in two volumes, the first volume contains the Buddhist Architecture, Architecture in the Himalayas, Dravidian Style and Chalukyan style.The Se... View more info

Angkor: A Photographic Portrait

By: Jaroslav Poncar

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Germany, Edition Panorama: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027834

ISBN: 3898232476

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 201 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

The Sharqi Arcitecture of Jaunpur: With Notes on Zafarabad, Sahet and Other Places in the North-Western Provinces of Oudh

By: Jas Burgess (ed.); A. Fuhrer

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, UK, The Superintendent of Government Printing, India: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007285

Condition: Good


Original first edition. Ex-library. Edges slighlt shelf-worn. Marked and faded cover. Corners and spine bumped. View more info

Integration-Ready Architecture and Design: Software Engineering with XML, Java, .NET, Wireless, Speech, and Knowledge Technologies

By: Jeff Zhuk

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020004

ISBN: 0521704111

Condition: Brand New


Printed Pages: 639. View more info

Tile Style: How to Design Successfully with Tiles

By: Jill Blake

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038105

ISBN: 0-500-01728-X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 160 with numerous colour illustrationsw. View more info

The Forgotten Palaces of Calcutta

By: Joanne Taylor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Offset Pvt Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033382

ISBN: 818973802X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 96 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

The Royal Palaces of Britain

By: John Adair

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007333

ISBN: 0500250774

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 192 with 135 illustrations, 35 in colour. View more info

Taj Mahal and Mughal Agra

By: John Lall

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012379

ISBN: 8174364226

Condition: New


The Taj Mahal, one of the world’s acknowledged wonders, represents the culmination of the arts of architecture and decoration which had developed in India during centuries of Mughal rule. In this book, John Lall briefly traces the history of the Mughals in India. The account of the lives of the six great Mughal emperors has been enlivened by a lucidly written text which successfully recreates the spirit of the time and place. The greatness of the Mughals has been vivid... View more info

A Concise History of Modern Architecture in India

By: Jon Lang

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Permanent Black: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032356

ISBN: 8178243059

Condition: New


This is an invaluable book for those who want to understand the geography of their cities, as well as for students of Indian architecture. In lucid language that speaks to laymen and architects alike, Jon Lang provides a history of Indian architecture in the twentieth century. He analyses its tangled developments from the founding of the Indian Institute of Architects during the 1920s to the present diversity of architectural directions. He describes the often contradict... View more info

An Encyclopaedia of World Architecture, 2 Vols.

By: Joseph Gwilat; Revised By Wyatt Papworth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 034285

Condition: New


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Water Architecture in South Asia: A Study of Types, Development and Meanings

By: Julia A.B. Hegewald

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Leiden, The Netherlands, Brill: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012683

ISBN: 9004123520

Condition: Brand New


Water architecture in South Asia represents some of the most beautiful and spectacular building achievements of the region. This study provides a holistic approach to the subject, suggesting common links and regional contrasts between types of water structures and their contexts, with a comprehensive interpretation of the history and meaning of water architecture in India, Nepal and Sri Lanka. Five types of water structures are identified. Their development is traced fro... View more info

Vastu Vidya: The Indian Art of Placement

By: Juliet Pegrum

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2002

Seller ID: 030293

ISBN: 8178220474

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 159. View more info

Vaastu Shastra for Industry and Business

By: K. Chandramouli Reddi

Price: $13.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Allied Publishers Private Ltd.:

Seller ID: 039972

ISBN: 8170239389

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 238. View more info

Studies in South Indian Architecture: With special reference to Kerala and Tamil Nadu (Samiksika Series No. 7)

By: K. G. Sreelekha (Ed.)

Price: $16.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Dev Publishers & Distributors:

Seller ID: 1202080

ISBN: 9789380829081

Condition: New


About the Book The National Mission for Manuscripts was established in February 2003 by the Ministry of Culture. Its purpose is to locate, document, preserve and disseminate the knowledge content of Indian manuscripts. While looking ahead to reconnect with the knowledge of the past, the Mission is in the process of trying to re-contextualize the knowledge contained in manuscripts for the present and the future generations. The mission organizes seminars on various subjec... View more info

Early Indian Secular Architecture

By: K. Krishna Murthy

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032664

ISBN: 8185067015

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 183 with 27 figures and 31 plates. View more info

A Socio-cultural History of The Later Colas: As Gleaned Through Epigraphy

By: K.Karuppiah; Foreword By Raju Laidos

Price: $54.75

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034695

ISBN: 8188934682

Condition: New


Printed pages: 232 alongwith 61 b/w photographs. View more info

Encyclopaedia of Indian Temple Architecture, 3 Vols

By: K.M. Suresh, E. Siva Nagi Reddy & N.C. Panda (Authore)

Price: $239.40

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2012

Seller ID: 110652

ISBN: 9788180902543 

Condition: New


Acknowledgements. Introduction. Vol. I. 1. Indus civilization. 2. Gupta Temples (c.450-550 A.D.). 3. South Kosala Temples (Post-Gupta period (c.550-750 A.D.). 4. Temples of Kashmir (c. 600 to 1100 A.D.). 5. Temples of Himachal Pradesh (c. 680 to 700 A.D.). 6. Great temples of Elephanta Trimurti, Mamallapuram and Kailasa. 7. Kailasanath Temples: Kailash Temple Ellora, Virupaksha Pattadakal. Kailasnath Temple Kanchipuram. 8. Early Chalukyan Temples : Badami, Aihole and Pat... View more info

Sri Puspanjali (Recent Researches in Prehistory, Protohistory, Art, Architecture, Numismatics, Iconography and Epigraphy), 2 Vols.

By: K.V. Ramesh (Chief Editor); S. Subramonia Iyer, M.J. Sharma, S. Swaminathan and C.S. Vasudevan (eds.)

Price: $89.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003663

ISBN: 8180900568

Condition: New


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