The Hanuman Dhoka Royal Palace Kathmandu
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The Hanuman Dhoka Royal Palace Kathmandu building conservation and local traditional crafts by John Sanday

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Published by AARP in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Palaces,
  • Nepali Architecture,
  • Conservation and restoration,
  • Hanuman Dhoka (Kathmandu, Nepal)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Cover title.

StatementJohn Sanday
SeriesAARP Art and archaeology research papers. [Booklet], AARP Art and archaeology research papers. Booklets
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA 1510.8 N42 K3 S22 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. :
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26568717M

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