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but the portion I have in my possession contains no more than forty - one
chapters , in which are described the measures used in architecture , sculpThe
first chapter treats of the measures used in architecture , sculpture , carpentry , &
c .; the ...
Some treatises require the first circle to be described around the gnomon , not
previous to making the morning and afternoon shadows , 20 ON THE
ARCHITECTURE OF THE HINDUS . be shaped like the leaf of an opening bud, ...
A minute technical description is here given by the two authors abovementioned ,
of the various ornaments with which the ... It may , however , be useful to take a
general view of the different kinds of pillars and their ornaments as described by
Its form will be described in another place . * In the following description of pillars
every member belonging to an order is considered , and particularly the
entablature , which is made the subject of a distinct chapter in the Mánasára .
... fourths of a diameter ; and last of all , the capital of the kind called pushpaband'
ha , which has already been described ... though not in their proportions , to
agree with the description given by Mánasára of that which he called
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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.