Author:Patnaik, Naveen; Bannu

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Second Paradise: Indian Courtly Life 1590-1947

By: Patnaik, Naveen; Bannu

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1985

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 005305

ISBN: 0385199937

Condition: Very Good -


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. View more info