Early Indian architecture : palaces
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Early Indian architecture : palaces by Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy

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Published by Munshiram Manoharlal in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Palaces -- India.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesEastern art.
Statementby Ananda K. Coomaraswamy.
LC ClassificationsNA 1502 .E27C66 1975
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p., [20] p. of plates :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21667822M

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