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PREF A C E. xiii unacceptable to that learned body of men , inasmuch as it may
tend to draw attention to this important subject , connected as it is with the state of
arts and sciences in India in early days . “ The subject itself is curious , and ...
... statues , directions are likewise given for carving those of the personages here
mentioned , who have been admitted among the inferior divinities , and assumed
their places around the temple of Siva , particularly in the South of India .
This affinity between the columns of India and of Rome and Greece is so striking ,
that one would be apt to ascribe it to something more than mere chance , but
there are other columns in the Indian architecture , not only one diameter lower ...
These characteristics of the sublime , most of the Indian temples possess in an
eminent degree , independently of that sort of light betwixt gloom and glare which
... It must be acknowledged , however , that the pyramidal buildings of India are ...
THE SIYAR - UL - MUTAKHERIN , A History of the Mahomedan Power in India ,
during the last Century . By MIR GHOLAM HUSSEIN - KHĂN . Revised from the
Translation of Haji Mustafa , and Collated with the Persian Original , by Lieut .
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Ram Raz: Essay on the Architecture of the Hindús / by Rám Ráz. - London : Parker, 1834. - xiv, 64 S. : Ill. - (Oriental Translation Fund) Die bibliographische Beschreibung im Haupteintrag ist unzureichend und irreführend.