Stock Image
The Art of India: Calambur Sivaramamurti The Art of India: Calambur Sivaramamurti

The Art of India

Calambur Sivaramamurti

6 ratings by GoodReads
ISBN 10: 0810906309 / ISBN 13: 9780810906303
Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (1977), New York, 1977
Used Condition Very Good Hardcover
From Eureka Books, ABAA (Eureka, CA, U.S.A.) Quantity Available: 1

Available From More sellers

View all  copies of this book

603 pages. Each chapter is a self-contained essay on a particular aspect of Indian culture, history, or religion. The book also contains a description of the principal archaeological sites with black-and-white photographs of each site. A glossary, extensive chronology, and bibliography are present. Sivaramamurti was an eminent scholar of Indian art and the curator of the Government Museum, Chennai. 1,175 illustrations, including 180 plates in full color. 12. 5 x 10 inches. First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. There is water staining to the lower portion of the book covers. Bookseller Inventory # 139646

About this title:

Synopsis:

A book which illuminates the aesthetic heritage of the Indian subcontinent, from its beginnings before recorded history, through its great flowering under the powerful Hindu dynasties. Each chapter is a self-contained essay on a particular aspect of Indian culture, history or religion. The author presents each work in its cultural environment, making the reader aware of the distinctive spirit - a unique mixture of theology, literature, and aesthetic principle - that animates the great body of Indian art. One of the most important features of this book is the section on Indian archaeological sites. More than 130 areas are described and this text is supplemented by over 300 pictures.

Language Notes: Text: English, French (translation)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Art of India

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (1977), New York

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

Payment Methods

Payment Methods Accepted by Seller

Visa Mastercard American Express


Seller Eureka Books, ABAA
Address: Eureka, CA, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Seller Since November 2, 2010
Seller Rating 5-star rating


Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

Eureka Books, LLC
P. Scott Brown, Manager
426 2nd Street
E...

[More Information]

Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Standard shipping covers shipment of all books to U.S. addresses via Media Mail. We won't ask you for extra shipping unless you request expedited or international shipping for a particularly heavy or large book.


Store Description: Eureka Books is a full-service antiquarian bookstore in the heart of the redwood coast of far northern California. Opened in 1987, our shop is in an historic Victorian storefront in the heart of Eureka, California's, Old Town district. We are open seven days a week and welcome phone and email inquiries.

Buy Used
Price: US$ 62.50 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 5.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Returns Policy