3 edition of Early Indian architecture : palaces found in the catalog.
Early Indian architecture : palaces
Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy
|Other titles||Eastern art.|
|Statement||by Ananda K. Coomaraswamy.|
|LC Classifications||NA 1502 .E27C66 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||17 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||20|
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