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The Historiography of Modern Architecture

By: Panayotis Tournikiotis

Price: $51.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachussets, USA, The MIT Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018175

ISBN: 0-262-20117-8

Condition: New


Literature, according to Panayotis Tournikiotis, has always exerted a powerful influence on architecture. Indeed, the study of modern architecture cannot be separated from a fascination with the texts that have tried to explain the idea of a new architecture in a new society. During the last forty years, the question of the relationship of architecture to its history -- of buildings to books -- has been one of the most important themes in debates about the course of architecture. The "historiography" of the title refers to the writing of history. Tournikiotis argues that the history o... View more info

The Torana in Indian and Southeast Asian Architecture

By: Parul Pandya Dhar

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031355

ISBN: 81-246-0534-3

Condition: New


The present work discusses in depth the subject of toranas (arched portals or festoons) in the ancient and medieval architecture of South- and South-east Asia, with special emphasis on Indian representations. Their antiquity and rationale; their continued presence in association with stupas, caves, temples, mosques, cities, forts, and palaces; their myriad forms and transformations; and their aesthetic and symbolic relationship to the structure in question are analyzed stage-by-stage in this book. The rich corpus of toranas included here has been critically and comparatively analyzed in relati... View more info

Heaven on Earth: The Universe of Kerala's Guruvayur Temple

By: Pepita Seth

Price: $74.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024845

ISBN: 8189738364

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 215 with 215 photographs and 9 illustrations. View more info

Indian Architecture (Islamic Period)

By: Percy Brown

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Bombay, India, D.B. Taraporevala Sons & Co. Private Ltd.: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 023664

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 149 with 125 b/w illustrations. View more info

Indian Architecture (Buddhist and Hindu)

By: Percy Brown

Price: $87.50

Publisher: Bombay, India, D.B. Taraporevala Sons & Co. Private Ltd.: 2003

Seller ID: 037735

Condition: Very Good


Printed Pages: 216 with over 500 illustrations. View more info

Image for Treasures on Earth: A Good Housekeeping Guide to Churches and Their Contents

Treasures on Earth: A Good Housekeeping Guide to Churches and Their Contents

By: Peter Burman (ed.)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Dorset, UK, Donhead Publishing Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010123

ISBN: 1873394101

Condition: Brand New


This book explains the techniques and artistry involved in caring for the fabric and contents of churches. It considers the problems of cleaning and repair, and the damage that can be done by over-zealous non-specialists. The contributions to this book are wide-ranging and each chapter is written by a highly regarded specialist in his/her field. In addition to offering guidance on the conservation of stained glass, sculpture, textiles, metalwork, floors, furniture, decorative plasterwork, paintings and so on, the book also covers the technical aspects of creating the right environment with the... View more info

The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture

By: Phaidon Press Limited

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York ,USA, Phaidon: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030241

ISBN: 0714848743

Condition: New


* The only resource of its kind, The Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture contains, in a single volume, over 1,000 of the most outstanding works of architecture built since 2000 * Features the work of internationally acclaimed architects alongside that of the next generation of emerging architectural stars and those currently unknown outside their own countries * Includes every imaginable building type, from the smallest single houses, cafes and wineries to the largest museums, airports and embassies * Each project has been selected by an expert panel with input from sp... View more info

Researches in Indian Archaeology, Art, Architecture, Culture & Religion (Prof. Vijayakanta Mishra Commemoration Volume), 2 Vols.

By: Phani Kanta Mishra (ed.)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1995

Seller ID: 032900

ISBN: 81-85067-82-1

Condition: New


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Minimum Space Maximum Living: Espace Minimum Experience Maximale

By: Philip Jodidio

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Mulgrave, Victoria, Australia, The Images Publishing Group Pty Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028648

ISBN: 1-86470-120-X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 188 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Bagore-ki-Haveli: A Royal Edifice Restored to Its Pristine Glory

By: Piers Helsen

Price: $1.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027487

ISBN: 81-246-0206-9

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 24 with colour illustrations throughout. View more info

The Temples of Marathawada

By: Prabhakar Rao

Price: $24.25

Publisher: Jaipur, India, Publication Scheme: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017825

ISBN: 81-55263-68-X

Condition: New


Rubbed dust-jacket. Bumped corners. View more info

Bengal Sites and Sights (Vol. 54 No. 3)

By: Pratapaditya Pal and Enamul Haque (eds.)

Price: $49.75

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Marg Publications: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016395

ISBN: 81-85026-59-9

Condition: New


INTRODUCTION MANGALKOT AND BURDWAN: Antiquity and Antiquities Samir Kumar Mukherjee CHANDRAKETUGARH: Enigmatic Entrepot of Ancient Bengal Enamul Haque PAHARPUR: Buddhist Complex of Ancient Bengal Dilip K. Chakrabarti MAINAMATI: City on the Red Hills Gouriswar Bhattacharya MAHASTHANGARH: Great Citadel Enamul Haque GAUR AND PANDUA: Capitals of the Bengal Sultans Naseem Banerji BISHNUPUR: Capital of the Land of Wrestlers Asok K. Bhattacharya HOOGHLY: The Common Emporium Gautam Sengupta MURSHIDABAD: Capital of Fleeting Glory Pratapaditya Pal Printed Pages:152 with numerous co... View more info

The Guide to Home Decorating: Indian Style

By: Priscilla Kohutek

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028646

ISBN: 81-85822-70-0

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 229. View more info

The Taj Mahal: History & Architecture

By: Prof. R. Nath and Ajay Nath

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Jaipur, India, The Historical Research Documentation Programme:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033981

ISBN: 81-85105-32-4

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 208 with 52 architectural drawings, 47 colour digital images, and 10 rare b/w plates. View more info

Bhartiya Vastu Gyan (very Useful Book Containing the Principles of Vastu Shastra for Selection of Site and Construction of building, Fully Illustrated with House plans as Per Vastu Shastra)

By: Pt. Jagdish Prasad Sharma

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Jaipur, India, Vidya Bhawan: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036149

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 176 with numerous illustrations. View more info

Indigenous Characteristics of Mughal Architecture

By: R. Nath

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indian History and Culture Society in Association with D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018205

ISBN: 81-246-0256-5

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 76 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Elements of Indian Art and Architecture

By: R. Nath

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Jaipur, India, The Historical Research Documentation Programme: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018213

ISBN: 81-85105-07-0

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 156 with 89 b/w plates. View more info

Indigenous Characteristics of Mughal Architecture

By: R. Nath

Price: $4.50

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027273

ISBN: 81-246-0256-5

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 76 with 32 b/w photos and 4 coloured photos. View more info

Islamic Architecture of Deccan

By: R. Vasantha and M.A. Mannan Basha

Price: $47.95

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032208

ISBN: 81-85616-71-X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 197 with 76 colour and 12 b/w photos, plans, and maps. View more info

The Splendour of Mathura Art and Museum (Perspectives in Indian Art & Archaeology Series: No. 1)

By: R.C. Sharma

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027283

ISBN: 81-246-0015-5

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 233 with 2 maps, gallery plan, 39 colour and 86 b/w illustrations. View more info

Silpa in Indian Tradition: Concept and Instrumentalities

By: R.N. Misra

Price: $29.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024754

ISBN: 8173053545

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 232 with 14 figures and maps. View more info

History of the Kutb Minar (Delhi)

By: R.N.Munshi

Price: $5.75

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035111

ISBN: 8120615344

Condition: New


Printed pages: 94. View more info

Art & Architecture of Dasarna (Malwa) Region

By: Rahman Ali

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024168

ISBN: 8188934542

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 259 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Art & Architecture of Dasarna (Malwa) Region

By: Rahman Ali

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Delhi, India, Sharada Publishing House: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032520

ISBN: 8188934542

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 260 with 57 b/w photos, maps, and line drawings. View more info

Art and Architecture of the Kalacuris

By: Rahman Ali

Price: $23.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032632

ISBN: 81-7574-014-0

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 256 with 1 map, 7 plans, and 42 plates. View more info

The Modern Architecture of New Delhi

By: Rahul Khanna

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Random House India: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025095

ISBN: 8184000510

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 207 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

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: 81-246-0246-8

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 dealt with in the Vedas, the Epic literature, Arthashastra, literature on ayurveda and Kamasutra literature, the volume anal... 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: 81-246-0246-8

Condition: New


Printed pages: 311. View more info

Invisible City: The Hidden Monuments of Delhi

By: Rakhshanda Jalil

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027261

ISBN: 81-89738-14-3

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 220 with 49 photographs and 81 illustrations. 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: 81-8182-071-1

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: 81-900281-9-7

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 heritage in the name of ‘development? This publication by INTACH Delhi Chapter is part of this process. In this publication,... 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

India: Essential Encounters

By: Richard LÁnson; Text By Sarina Singh; Foreword By Nandita Das

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Lonely Planet: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034630

ISBN: 0646530518

Condition: New


Printed pages: 384 alongwith numerous colour photographs. 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

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


Numerous colour illustrations throughout. View more info

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: 81-7574-030-2

Condition: New


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

The History of Ancient Kashmir

By: S.Luckwinder Singh Sodhi

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Srinagar, India, Gulshan Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016221

Condition: New


Printed pages: 314. 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: 81-7646-618-2

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: 0-520-08758-5

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: $37.38

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037622

ISBN: 9789381523384

Condition: New


Architecture of Santiniketan: Tagore’s Concept of Space is a search for the clues hidden in Rabindranath Tagore’s philosophy and architecture that will link the past with the present. This book highlights Tagore’s architectural vision through his writings. A product of immense research and emotions gathered over fifteen years, Architecture of Santiniketan: Tagore’s Concept of Space extends beyond brick and mortar in an effort to understand the significance of the creation of space. It is an expression of the amalgamation of music, art, literature, poetry, letters and functional ornamen... 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: 81-291-0830-5

Condition: New


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

Gods, Men and Women: Gender and Sexuality in Early India Art (Perspectives in Indian Art & Archaeology Series: No. 12)

By: Seema Bawa

Price: $137.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037922

ISBN: 8124606641

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 416 with numerous 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: 81-903634-2-5

Condition: New


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

Ahmedabad 600: Protraits of a City

By: Sharmila Sagara and Suchitra Sheth (eds)

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Marg Publications: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037531

ISBN: 8192110605

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 2=152 with 100 illustrations. View more info

Jain Temples of Rajasthan

By: Shdev Kumar

Price: $62.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts in Association with Abhinav Publications: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037937

ISBN: 8170173485

Condition: Brand New


The Jain temples at Dilwara in Mount Abu evoke a sense of awe for their sculptural artistry. Numerous gods and goddesses, yaksas and yaksis, dancers and musicians, apsaras and nagins, as well as flowers and trees-mythic and real-adore every nook and corner of these temples. The most outstanding feature of these temples are the thousand-petalled lotuses that decorate the domes in the rangamandapas, signifying a very highly evolved technical and artistic achievement. Using these temples as nodal points for a photographic and a reflective study, Professor Sehdev Kumar explores the artistic nuanc... View more info

Ramayana Temples

By: Sitharam Gurumurthi

Price: $16.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Vikas: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009392

ISBN: 81-259-1438-2

Condition: New


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