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Vastusastra: Ancient Indian Architecture and Civil Engineering. Retrospects and Prospects (Rediscovering Indian Literary Classics, no. 12)

By: Rahul Vishwas Altekar

Price: $10.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000832

ISBN: 8124602468

Condition: New


Though there has been considerable interest in vastushastra in recent times and the orientational aspects of vastushastra have been often discussed, little is known of the essential elements that constitute vastushastra and its scientific application in the present day. Based on extensive research, the work, vastushastra attempts to address this aspect. Examining comprehensively the subject of vastushastra: its conceptual roots in Shilpashastra and its later evolution as... View more info

Vastusastra: Ancient Indian Architecture and Civil Engineering: Retrospeacts and Prospects

By: Rahul Vishwas Altekar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Dallas Buddhist Association: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016340

ISBN: 8124602468

Condition: New


Printed pages: 311. View more info

Architectural Glories of Mewar

By: Raj Shekhar Vyas

Price: $24.25

Publisher: Jaipur, India, M.K. Soni: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038004

ISBN: 81-901436-9-7

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 217. View more info

Invisible City: The Hidden Monuments of Delhi

By: Rakhshanda Jalil

Price: $26.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027261

ISBN: 8189738143

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 220 with 49 photographs and 81 illustrations. View more info

Cosmic Dance in Stone

By: Ramu Katakam

Price: $94.28

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112634

ISBN: 9789385285547

Condition: New


The intention of this book is to explore, through photographs and illustrations, the architectural spaces that were conceived to transcend space and time. Historians have traced their origins as also the rulers who helped build them while photographers have presented them in beautiful imagery. It was necessary, however, to understand the architectural nuances of these fine monuments, and the quality of light and space the designers were trying to achieve. It was also the... View more info

Heritage of the Rulers: Amber

By: Ranbir Sinh

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Jaipur, India, Publication Scheme: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036635

ISBN: 8181820711

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 70 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Delhi: The Built Heritage. A Listing, 2 Vols.

By: Ratish Nanda, Narayani Gupta and O.P. Jain

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, INTACH: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029816

ISBN: 8190028197

Condition: New


Delhi is a city of continuity. The excavations at purana Qila indicate that the history of Delhi goes back to the first millennium B.C. Delhi is, therefore one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. It is a city of many layers, each with its own story, where many-a city were built, destroyed and then rebuilt. Many of Delhi’s rulers played a dual role first as destroyers and then as builders. It is ironic that even after independence, we continue to destroy our he... View more info

Science and Golden Ratios in Mandala Architecture

By: Rekha Rao

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036696

ISBN: 8124605874

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 305 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

New Delhi- The First Impression

By: Robert Byron

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Asian Educational Services: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035972

ISBN: 8120612868

Condition: New


Printed pages: 30 alongwith 12 colour plates, 1 b/w plate and sketches. View more info

Buddhist Art and Architecture

By: Robert E. Fisher

Price: $17.95

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 037247

ISBN: 0500203083

Condition: New


Tibet has produced some of the most distinctive and creative art in the world, with striking qualities that set it apart from other Buddhist and Asian art. With the spread of Buddhism in the West, inspired by the leadership of the exiled Dalai Lama, and the controversy over Tibet’s status, interest in this mysterious land has never been greater. Robert Fisher focuses on the relationship between the art and the spiritual life of the region, which is reflected by a panth... View more info

The Kailas at Ellora: A New View of a Misunderstood Masterwork

By: Roger Vogler & Peeyush Sekhsaria (Authors)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 112010

ISBN: 8189995863

Condition: New


Here, for the first time, American architect Roger Vogler examines this great Hindu temple—carved downward from the top of a hillside in Maharashtra—from the perspective of his fellow architect: the unknown sthapati who actually designed it thirteen centuries ago.The Kailas’s magnificent sculptures and carved architectural details have all been extensively documented by many eminent scholars. The great volume of space that envelops them (which as every architect kn... View more info

Religious Architecture in Early and Medieval Sri Lanka: A Study of the Thupa, Bodhimanda, Uposathagara and Patimaghara

By: Roland Silva

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Holland, Druk: Krips Repro Meppel: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010993

ISBN: 909002011X

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 468 with numerous b/w plates and line drawings. Slightly bumped boards. View more info

1001 Images of Taj Mahal: A Great Wonder of the World

By: Rupinder Khullar; Introduction By Reeta Khullar; Text By Dr Thalia Kennedy

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, RK Publications: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024919

ISBN: 8190757806

Condition: New


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Karnataka Architecture

By: S. Rajasekhara

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dharwad, India, Sujata Publications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019807

Condition: Good


Printed Pages: 115 with numerous b/w illustrations. Torn spine. View more info

Canons of Architecture and Jaina Monuments: Three Lectures

By: S.B. Deo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dharwad, India, Prasaranga Karnatak University: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018663

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 52 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Defence Architecture in Early Karnataka

By: S.K. Joshi

Price: $44.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032653

ISBN: 8175740302

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 331 with 100 figures and 39 plates. View more info

Conservation and Restoration of Brick Architecture

By: S.S. Biswas (ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027220

ISBN: 8174790888

Condition: New


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Art and Architecture in Medieval India

By: Saktipada Datta

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023388

ISBN: 8176466182

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 70 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

The Architecture of Affordable Housing

By: Sam Davis

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, USA, University of California Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010355

ISBN: 0520087585

Condition: Fine


Printed Pages: 217 with numerous b/w illustrations. Slightly rubbed dust-jacket. View more info

Architecture of Santiniketan: Tagore's Concept of Space

By: Samit Das

Price: $36.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037379

ISBN: 9789381523384

Condition: New


Architecture of Santiniketan: Tagores Concept of Space is a search for the clues hidden in Rabindranath Tagores philosophy and architecture that will link the past with the present. This book highlights Tagores architectural vision through his writings. A product of immense research and emotions gathered over fifteen years, Architecture of Santiniketan: Tagores Concept of Space extends beyond brick and mortar in an effort to understand the significance of the creation o... View more info

Architecture: India 50 Years Of Independence 1947-97 Status Growth And Development , Vol. 8

By: Samita Gupta & Kiran Kalamdani (Authors)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 1998

Seller ID: 110274

ISBN: 8170189888

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 144. View more info

Jeypore Portfolio of Architectural Details, Volume 1 (Part 1: Copings and Plinths), (Part 2: Pillars-Caps and Bases)

By: Samuel Swinton Jacob & Peter Moss (Eds)

Price: $71.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Studio Orientalia: 2017

Seller ID: 115723

ISBN: 8192450260

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 173 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Ancient Indian Architecture (From Blossom to Bloom)

By: Sanjeev Maheshwari and Rajeev Garg

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, UK, Thames & Hudson: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038623

ISBN: 81-239-0765-6

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 264 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Rejuvenation of Nagara Temples: With special Reference to Yamuna Para Plain (19th and 20th Century)

By: Saranga Batra (Author) & B.R. Mani (Frwd)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2014

Seller ID: 110602

ISBN: 8180903354

Condition: New


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Henri Cartier-Bresson in India

By: Satyajit Ray (Foreword); Introduction By Yves Vequaud

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, USA, Little, Brown and Company: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010840

ISBN: 0-8212-2755-1

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 128 with b/w plates throughout. View more info

Delhi: A City of Museums

By: Satyen Mohapatra

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Rupa & Co.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033740

ISBN: 8129108305

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 175 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Sinhalese Monastic Architecture: The Viharas of Anuradhapura

By: Senake Bandaranayake

Price: $28.15

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028480

ISBN: 812503675X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 418 with 55 b/w illustrations and numerous line diagrams. View more info

Imperial Conversations: Indo-Britons and the Architecture of South India

By: Shanti Jayewardene-Pillai

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Yoda Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017811

ISBN: 8190363425

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 347 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Ramayana Temples

By: Sitharam Gurumurthi

Price: $16.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vikas: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009392

ISBN: 8125914382

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 194 with numerous coloured and b/w illustrations. View more info

White & Black: Journey to the Centre of Imperial Calcutta

By: Soumitra Das; Foreword By Olef Van Cleef

Price: $48.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028483

ISBN: 8189738437

Condition: New


Soumitra Das is a journalist born and based in Calcutta who began his career with The Statesman and its now with The Telegraph. He is deeply involved with the visual arts and heritage issues and writes regularly on these topics. He has a popular column titled ‘Flashback’ on Calcutta’s history and the city's rapidly changing face. In October 2007, he brought out a book on the streets of Calcutta entitled A Jaywalker's Guide to Calcutta which became a bestseller. He ... View more info

Land Transport in Mughal India: Agra-Lahore Mughal Highway and Its Architectural Remains

By: Subhash Parihar

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020021

ISBN: 8173053359

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 378 with 16 colour and 143 b/w plates, 74 figures and maps. View more info

Architectural Heritage of a Sikh State: Faridkot

By: Subhash Parihar

Price: $89.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031798

ISBN: 8173053863

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 319 with 35 colour illustrations, 196 b/w illustrations, and 140 figures and maps. View more info

Islamic Architecture of Punjab (1206-1707)

By: Subhash Parihar

Price: $169.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038239

ISBN: 8173055394

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 506 with 41 colour plates and 352 b/w illustrations and 145 figures and maps. View more info

Inside Asia, 2 Vols.

By: Sunil Sethi; Edited By Angelika Taschen

Price: $199.00

Publisher: Koln, Germany, Taschen GmbH: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008579

ISBN: 3822814415

Condition: Brand New


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Ganapati Upanisad (Rediscovering Indian Literary Classics, No. 13)

By: Swami Tattvavidananda Saraswati

Price: $2.65

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2012

Edition: Third Impression of the revised Edition

Seller ID: 003451

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 104. View more info

Splendour in Wood: The Buddhist Monasteries of Burma

By: Sylvia Fraser-Lu

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Weatherhill, Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012009

ISBN: 083480493X

Condition: New


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

The Guide to the Architecture of the Indian Subcontinent

By: Takeo Kamiya

Price: $39.99

Publisher: Goa, India, Architecture Autonomous: 2003

Edition: First Indian Edition

Seller ID: 018331

ISBN: 4887061412

Condition: New


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India in Luxury

By: Tarun Chopra

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Prakash Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025156

ISBN: 8172342896

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 252 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Mughal Architecture II

By: Thomas Farrell

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, Center for South and Southeast Asian Studies, The University of Michigan: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018260

ISBN: 0891482016

Condition: Good


Printed Pages: 38 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Art and Architecture Thesaurus: Volume 1, Part I: Introduction, Part II: Hierarchical Displays; Volume 2, Part III: Alphabetical Displays; Volume 3, Part III: Alphabetical Display (continued)

By: Toni Peterson

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010913

ISBN: 0195064038

Condition: New


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Mission To Tibet: The Extraordinary Eighteenth-Century Account Of Father Ippolito Desideri, S.J.

By: Translated By Maichael J.Sweet; Leonard Zwilling

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Wisdom Publications: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034608

Condition: New


Printed pages: 819 alongwith 1 b/w map. View more info

Arhitecture of Delhi

By: U. Singh

Price: $20.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2015

Seller ID: 113261

ISBN: 8193055462

Condition: New


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Fortifications in Ancient India: A Study of Protohistoric Cultures

By: Umesh Kumar Singh

Price: $42.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037255

ISBN: 8174791043

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 232 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Forts and Palaces of Himachal Pradesh

By: Usha Bande and Him Chatterjee

Price: $72.00

Publisher: Jaipur, India, Literary Circle: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036640

ISBN: 97881820630

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 178 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Cave Temples of the Pandya County Art and Ritual with special Reference to Putukkottai Region

By: V. Latha; Foreword By Dr Raju Kalidos

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018251

ISBN: 8188934224

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 171 with numerous b/w plates and figures. View more info

The Mucukunda Murals in the Tyagarajasvami Temple, Tiruvarur

By: V.K. Rajamani & David Shulman (Authors)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 112012

ISBN: 8189995634

Condition: New


The Tyagarajasvami Temple in Tiruvarur, a major historic site in the heart of the Tamil country, has preserved among its many treasures, a set of ceiling paintings from the 17th century. These magnificent paintings tell the story of Mucukunda, the monkey-faced Chola king who established Lord Tyagaraja, in the Tiruvarur temple. They also offer tantalizing glimpses of daily life, material culture, flora and fauna, temple architecture and ritual performance from this period... View more info

The Sacred Landscape of Mundeshwari: The 'Oldest Living' Temple

By: Vidula Jayaswal, Arvind Kumar Singh & Meera Sharma

Price: $69.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039875

ISBN: 8173055866

Condition: New


Reputed to be one of the oldest living temples of the world, Mundeshwari is also the oldest temple of Nagar North Indian style in the outskirts of Varanasi. Its significance increases further when one finds its composition to be governed by two diverse religious traditions-the Elite and the Adivasi. The shrine is an example of acculturation, and is a happy blending of the Brahmanical and Adivasi religious ideologies and practices. An ancient cultural outpost of Varanasi,... View more info

Mithila: Art and Architecture

By: Vijayakanta Mishra; Foreword By Prof. Kalyan K. Ganguli

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Allahabad, India, Mithila Prakasana: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010762

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 45 with 48 b/w plates. View more info

The Architecture of Shivdatt Sharma (Modernism in India Series)

By: Vikramaditya Prakash

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037321

ISBN: 1935677225

Condition: New


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The Architecture of Shivdatt Sharma

By: Vikramaditya Prakash (Author) & Balkrishna V. Doshi (Frwd)

Price: $27.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Mapin Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 112006

ISBN: 8189995677

Condition: New


Shivdatt Sharma (b. 1931) is one of the most prolific of the Indian modernist architects. Starting out as an architect in the Chandigarh Capital Project Team led by Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret, Sharma subsequently became Chief Architect of the Indian Space Research Organisation. He then went into private practice.Sharma's architecture is a distinct blend of the core principles of modernism, interpreted through the lens of contemporary Indian realities. Modernism wa... View more info