BANARAS THE CITY REVEALED Edited by George Michell and Rana P B Shah and photographs by Clare Arni. A MARG publication No. 57 No.2 December 2005. Printed at Mumbai. ISBN 8185026726. Contents: Preface and Acknowledgements’ The Urban setting – A Panorama; City Maps; Growth of the City; Power and Patronage – Banaras in the 18th and 19th Centuries; Vestiges of the Past; Mosques and Tombs; Ghats and Riverside Palaces; Temple Styles; The Panchakrishi Temple; The Mahamaya Temple Murals; Houses and Mansions – Caravanserais and Dharmashalas; Wells, Tanks, and Gardens; Churches and Civic Monuments – The British Contribution; Threats and Prospects; Historical Chart 1300 – 2000; General Bibliography; Index. Hard binding, very little blunt with Dust jacket, front Dust jacket and hard binding has a small dent at the top side. Book is very good all over. Size 9 7/8” x 12 ½” 152 pages. Net Weight 1,350 grams. Original publisher’s price Rs. 2,500/- or US$ 66.
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