Majumdar, Mili (ed.)
ISBN: 9788185419824, 8185419825
Covering 41 projects from India's various climatic zones, this book provides thorough insights into the context, techniques, and benefits of energy-efficient buildings.
Mani, BR et al. (ed.)
ISBN: 9788173200700, 817320070X
The essays cover varied aspects and forms of art such as prehistoric rock-art, rock-paintings, rock engravings, Bronze age seals and sealings, copper hoards, bass-relief, sculptures, colossal images, terracotta figurines, bronzes, coins, murals and miniature paintings, excavated antiquities, folk-art, architecture, textiles, boat architecture, etc. Articles on scientific preservation, structura...
Nagaswamy, R (b.1930)
ISBN: 9788173052460, 8173052468
The book contains essays on important aspects of South Indian art and architecture, grouped under the following seven major headings: (1) The beginnings. (2) Saiva traditions. (3) Temple art and architecture. (4) Sakta traditions. (5) Sculptural art. (6) Bronzes. and (7) Paintings, jewels etc.
Sen Gupta, Subhadra
ISBN: 9789381523728, 938152372X
ISBN: 9788174366931, 8174366938
This book is an investigation of the genesis and creation of Akbar's great palace complex. Many of the buildings are still in such a good state of repair that they form a convincingly solid background against which to analyse the Great Emperor's principles and beliefs.
Fernandes, Boniface G.
ISBN: 9789383419234, 9383419237
ISBN: 9788189738020, 818973802X
This book discovers the old areas of Calcutta, where heritage houses and history fill every crowded lane and secret courtyard. By focusing on Calcutta's heritage mansions and palaces, this book makes an important contribution to the architectural history of both Calcutta and India.
Singh, Ajai Pal (1933- )
On the medieval architectural history of Bengal.
Bande, Usha et al.
This book gives visual impressions coupled with brief history of the forts. It also focuses on art and architecture including woodcarvings, stone work, specificities of the architecture, like the Naggar palace of Kullu/Manali area which has typical architecture with horizontal wooden slabs and mud walls that are quake-resistant; temples and temple art associated with the palaces; treks to these...
ISBN: 9788187108474, 8187108479
This book brings together a unique architectural legacy-from ancient forts mentioned in Hindu epics to strongholds built by a succession of rulers, arranged geographically within a historic or aesthetic context. The narrative provides glimpses of history enlivened by stirring tales of valour and sacrifice while lavish colour photographs reflect the cultural heritage of each palace and fort, bri...
ISBN: 9788172341794, 8172341792
The author has selected only a few magnificent forts and palaces for the modern reader. The information provided is based on the latest research work on these spectacular monuments, some of which were built long before the founding of the Delhi Sultanate in the 13th century CE. The present book provides the best of scholarship, and aims at creating a greater awareness about the preservation of ...
ISBN: 9788183153065, 8183153062
This book presents a brief historical and architectural account of 32 forts of Kerala.
ISBN: 9788188934027, 818893402X
This book aims at tracing peculiar characteristic features of different types of architecture that flourished in India in ancient times.
ISBN: 9789353574673, 9353574676
This is a book that is the result of over fifty years of reflections that will inspire the new generation of architects, planners and anyone with an interest in India's cities to look at urban problems afresh and develop a new approach to urban design.
ISBN: 9788129109095, 8129109093
The intention of this book is to explore, through a visual commentary, the extraordinary timber buildings of Kerala in India.
Misra, Ramesh Chandra
ISBN: 9788183874328, 8183874320
This book offers glimpses of the temples, paintings, sculptures and architecture of some famous temples and monuments of India.
ISBN: 9788176467179, 8176467170
This volume deals with such distinctive features and monuments of Medieval Indian Architecture as `Chittorgadh Kirtti-Stambha'; `Gujari-Mahal of Gwalior Fort'; `Kushk-Mahal of Chanderi'; `Design of the Tombs of Sasaram'; `Navgraha' (Nine-House) Plan of Mughal Buildings; `Meaning and Purpose of Minar; `Fauna and Flora'; `Kashikari' (art of glazed-tiling); and temples of Sri-Govinda-Devaji.
ISBN: 9788190878906, 8190878905
15 Renowned Indian architects, experienced and new age, speak their stories. They are: C.N. Raghvendran, Hafeez Contractor, J.P. Agrawal, Kamal Malik, Karan Grover, Nimish Choksi, Niteen Parulekar, Nitin Killawala, Prem Nath, Rajinder Kumar, Reza Kabul, S.P. Patki, Sanjay Puri, Shashi Prabhul and Yatin Patel.
Taylor, Joanne et al.
ISBN: 9789383098903, 9383098902
With the help of meticulously researched and informative text and fascinating photographs, the book showcases the `Great Houses' both during the city's golden era when Kolkata was described as `The City of Palaces' and the present. It raises current issues in architecture, not just in India but around the world.
WHO WE ARE
Biblia Impex Pvt. Ltd. was started in 1963 to export Indian books and publications to all over the world. We cater to demand for publications from not only India, but also Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Read More...
2/18 Ansari Road, NEW DELHI - 110002 (India)