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Published by Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan in Varanasi .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • India.

Subjects:

  • Architecture -- India

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [124]-126.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA1502 .J3
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 136 p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5279840M
LC Control Number71910638

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