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The art and architecture of India

Benjamin Rowland

The art and architecture of India

Buddhist, Hindu, Jain

by Benjamin Rowland

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Published by Penguin Books in [Harmondsworth, Eng, New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Indic.,
  • Indian architecture.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBenjamin Rowland ; [with revisions and updated bibliography by J. C. Harle]
    SeriesPelican history of art -- PZ2., Pelican history of art -- PZ2.
    ContributionsHarle, J. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7301
    The Physical Object
    Pagination512 p. :
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17759967M
    ISBN 100140561021


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