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    Sale 7470

    Exploration and Travel

    26 - 27 September 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 442

    Henry Hardy Cole (1843-1916), Compiler

    Preservation of National Monuments in India

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    Henry Hardy Cole (1843-1916), Compiler
    Preservation of National Monuments in India
    62 views and studies of Indian monuments, including the Great Tope at Sanchi, the Tower of Victory at Rajputana, the Great Temple at Madura, the Fortress at Gwalior, Srirangam Temple near Trichinopoly, and Buddhist sculptures of Gandhara
    heliogravures taken from photographs by Bourne and Shepherd, Nicholas & Co., G.W. Lawrie, O.S. Baudesson, Din-Dyal and M. Serrot, published by Ve. A. Morel and Des Fossez, Paris
    unframed
    12 7/16 x 17¾in. (31.5 x 45.2cm.)
    with a copy of H.H. Cole's Preservation of National Monuments. Second Report of the Curator of Ancient Monuments in India, for the year 1882-83. (Calcutta, 1883)


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