Second Paradise: Indian Courtly Life 1590-1947

By: Patnaik, Naveen; Bannu

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192 pp. Corners thumbed, several pages have faint water-spot rippling near upper right corner of margin but most of text is perfect. Light edgewear on fore edge. No writing or markings. Intrroduction by art historian Stuart Cary Welch. A detailed but readable survey of painting of India's various maharajahs, with detail about their decline into powerlessness under British imperialism. Excellent resource for Indian art and social history.

Title: Second Paradise: Indian Courtly Life 1590-1947

Author Name: Patnaik, Naveen; Bannu

Illustrator: Bannu

Categories: Art, Royalty & the Rich,

Edition: First Edition Stated

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1985

ISBN Number: 0385199937

ISBN Number 13: 9780385199933

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good -

Type: Book

Size: 4to -- 9.75 in Tall

Seller ID: 005305

Keywords: INDIA HISTORY 1526 1765 18TH. MUGHAL. MUSLIM. ROYAL.