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Morris, Jan (and Winchester, Simon)

Stones of empire. The buildings of the Raj. Text by Jan Morris. Photographs and captions by Simon Winchester.

Oxford, Oxford University Press 1983.

Reference: 11410
Price: £20 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. (6) + 234pp, many photo ills. Publisher’s cloth. No ownership inscription but Sir Howard Colvin’s copy.

Well-written account of buildings designed for the British in India during three centuries of British presence there, aimed at the general reader but nonetheless the only book published up to that date to provide coverage of the subject as a whole.