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iconography of the Br̥hadīśvara temple

FrancМЁoise L"Hernault

iconography of the Br̥hadīśvara temple

by FrancМЁoise L"Hernault

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Published by Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, École Franc̨aise D"Extrême-Orient and Aryan Books International, New Delhi in New Delhi, Pondicherry .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Thanjāvūr (India),
  • India,
  • Thanjāvūr.
    • Subjects:
    • Pirakatīsvarar Tirukkōyil (Thanjāvūr, India),
    • Architecture, Chola -- India -- Thanjāvūr.,
    • Thanjāvūr (India) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 33).

      StatementFranc̨oise L"Hernault ; edited by Lalit M. Gujral.
      ContributionsGujral, Lalit M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA6008.T437 L44 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 33 p. [35] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3535257M
      ISBN 108173052204
      LC Control Number2001436772

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