Paper inside covers Is wrinkled. ; Interior is very good, clean and unmarked, binding is sound. ; 11.40 X 8.50 X 1.10 inches; 211 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Irrigation Systems Under the Vijayanagara ...
Publisher: Directorate of Archaeology
Publication Date: 1995
Book Condition: Good+
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Directorate of Archaeology and Museums, Mysore, India, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Printed Pages: 211 with numerous b/w illustrations. Size: 23 x 29 Cm. Bookseller Inventory # 039430
Book Description Directorate of Archaeology Mysore, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. Dust Jacket Condition: good-. 1st, limited ed. of 1,000. (NA19 B-N) scarce archaeological survey of Hampi, Vijayanagara period, medieval India. binding tight, pages have some light staining. DJ has tears and chips, but is intact. the only book on the colossal irrigation system of Vijanagara which is still in use today 500 years later. A rare piece of Indian and Karnataka history. limited ed. of 1,000 oversize book. Bookseller Inventory # B001117BNG
Book Description Directorate of Archaeology, Mysore, 1995. orig.cloth. 10pp plates. (illustrator). 29x22cm, 211,(10) pp., Weighs 1000 grams. Contents: Irrigation Works in Ancient India; Irrigation in South India: Pallava Period; Chola & Pandeya Periods; Kadamba & Ganga Periods; Chalukya & Hoysala Periods; Reasons for Increased Irrigation Works during the Vijayanagara Period: Political, Religious; Social, Other Concepts & Beliefs; River Irrigation (Anicuts & their Canals); Tank Irrigation; Well &Spring-well Irrigation; Auxilliary Works: Canals; Sluices; Weirs; Lifts; Consecration & Sacrifices; Maintenance: Grant of Lands, Money, Grains, & Others; Dasavanda Grants; Tank Cart; Fish Lease Amount; Taxes; Construction Details: River Anicuts; Tanks; Sluicea; Weirs; Wells; Conclusion: Observations of the British Officers & Engineers; Importance of the Study of the Above Irrigation Works. Minor rubbing. VG., dustwrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 023794