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Banaras : the city revealed

Author: George Michell; Rana P B Singh; Clare Arni; National Centre for the Performing Arts (India)
Publisher: Mumbai : Marg Publications on behalf of the National Centre for the Performing Arts, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contributed articles on historic buildings of Vārānasi city, Uttar Pradesh, India; with pictorial representation.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Ouvrages illutrés
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Banaras.
Mumbai : Marg Publications on behalf of the National Centre for the Performing Arts, 2005
(OCoLC)608018552
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Michell; Rana P B Singh; Clare Arni; National Centre for the Performing Arts (India)
ISBN: 8185026726 9788185026725
OCLC Number: 64442599
Notes: Accompanied by desk diary: Postage stamps, 2006. col. ill. ; 21 cm.
"Vol. 57, no. 2, December 2005"--T.p. verso; simultaneously issued in serial format as an issue of Mārg.
Description: 152 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color) ; 33 cm
Contents: The urban setting : a panorama / Clare Arni --
City maps / Klaus Rötzer --
Growth of the city / Rana P.B. Singh --
Power and patronage : Banaras in the 18th and 19th centuries / Sandria B. Freitag --
Vestiges of the past / T.K. Biswas --
Mosques and tombs / Klaus Rötzer --
Ghats and riverside palaces / Julia A.B. Hegewald --
Temple styles / George Michell --
The Panchakroshi temple / Niels Gutschow --
The Mahamaya temple murals / Prem Shankar Dwivedi --
Houses and mansions, caravanserais and dharmashalas / Klaus Rötzer --
Wells, tanks, and gardens / Klaus Rötzer --
Churches and civic monuments : the British contribution / Christopher W. London --
Threats and prospects / Vrinda Dar --
Historical chart, 1300-2000.
Other Titles: Mārg̲.
Responsibility: edited by George Michell and Rana P.B. Singh ; photographs by Clare Arni.
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Contributed articles on historic buildings of Vārānasi city, Uttar Pradesh, India; with pictorial representation.

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