Vijayanagara temples in Karnataka
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Published by Directorate of Archaeology and Museums in Mysore .
Written in English



  • India, South.


  • Architecture, Vijayanagara -- India, South,
  • Temples, Hindu -- India, South,
  • Art, Hindu -- India, South

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-264) and index.

StatementS.N. Shivarudraswamy.
ContributionsKarnataka (India). Directorate of Archaeology & Museums.
LC ClassificationsNA6007.S6 S45 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 284 p., [82] p. of plates :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL323484M
LC Control Number97904283

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