Penguin, 1953, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, Second Impression
Annotation taken from front DJ. flap - "After describing the artistic heritage of the recently discovered ancient cities of Harappa & Mohenjo-daro, this book tells the story of the civilizations that followed through fifty centuries. Special attention is paid to the influence of religion upon the history of architecture, sculpture & paintings in India & the surrounding countries from their prehistoric beginnings until the introduction of European influences in recent centuries. Besides 300 half-tone illustrations, there are numerous plans and other line drawings, a glossary, & a full bibliography. Still in publishers original box. Dust Jacket is now protected in archival quality clear sleeve. Size: 250mm - 320mm. 289 pages. Dust Jacket has some shelf wear. It also has some chips, small tears and bumps to extremities. MC Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Architecture; India; Indigenous Cultures. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 733.