Architecture of Mughal India, Part 1, Volume 4

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Cambridge University Press, Sep 24, 1992 - Architecture - 368 pages
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In Architecture of Mughal India Catherine Asher presents the first comprehensive study of Mughal architectural achievements. The work is lavishly illustrated and will be widely read by students and specialists of South Asian history and architecture as well as by anyone interested in the magnificent buildings of the Mughal empire.
 

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Contents

The beginnings of Mughal
19
Jamic mosque Fatehpur Sikri American Institute of Indian
25
Bahu Begums tomb Faizabad 32 I
32
The age of Akbar
39
Buland Darwaza Fatehpur Sikri American Institute
54
Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
56
Tomb of Shaikh Salim Chishti Fatehpur Sikri
57
Akbars throne Public Audience Hall Fatehpur Sikri American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
60
Pavilion Sheikhupura
207
Pavilion Shalimar garden Srinagar
209
Tank Shalimar garden Lahore
210
Mosque of Mulla Shah Badakhshi Srinagar
216
Chauburji Lahore
217
Mihrab Jamic mosque Thatta
219
Entrance Aczam Khans serai Ahmadabad American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
220
Tomb of Khwaja Husain Ajmer
221

Carved panel Turkish Sultanas House Fatehpur Sikri American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
61
Akbars jharoka exterior facade Daftar Khana Fatehpur Sikri American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
62
Diwani Khass Fatehpur Sikri American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
63
Interior pillar Diwani Khass Fatehpur Sikri American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
64
Panch Mahal Fatehpur Sikri
65
Govind Deva temple Brindavan
69
Jagat Shiromani temple Amber
70
Jharoka Rohtas palace Rohtas
71
Jamic mosque Rajmahal
73
Plan of the Jami1 mosque Rajmahal
75
Minbar Jamic mosque Nagaur
77
Akbari mosque Ajmer
78
Gate dargah of Sayyid Husain Khing Sawar Taragarh Ajmer
79
Tomb of Muhammad Ghaus Gwalior
82
Tomb of Shah Quli Khan Narnaul
83
Shah Quli Khans pavilion the Jal Mahal Narnaul
85
Tomb of Saqi Sultan Rohtas
86
Muncim Khans bridge Jaunpur
87
Hammam Jaunpur
89
Gate Chunar fort Chunar
90
Mosque of Habash Khan Rohtas
91
Interior Makhsus Khans mosque the Jamic mosque Hajipur
93
Murad Khan Qaqshals mosque the Kherua mosque Sherpur
95
Jamic mosque Malda
96
Nim Serai Minar Malda
97
an age of transition
99
Jahangirs throne now in the Agra fort
103
Shah Begums tomb Allahabad
105
Akbars tomb Sikandra American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
107
Interior top story Akbars tomb Sikandra
109
Gate Akbars tomb Sikandra American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
111
Detail pavilion Jahangiri Quadrangle Lahore fort Lahore
114
Interior dome Kala Burj Lahore fort Ebba M Koch
115
Tiles exterior walls Lahore fort Lahore
116
Interior dome Maryam alZamanis mosque the Begum Shahi mosque Lahore
117
Hunting pavilion Pushkar
120
Pavilion upper terrace Chesmai Nur Ajmer
121
Pavilion lower terrace Chesmai Nur Ajmer
123
Garden A chbz Jonathan M Fishman
125
Pool Vernag
126
Tower Sheikhupura
127
Serai Nur Mahal Serai Nur Mahal Ebba M Koch
129
Pavilion Baghi Nur Afshan the Ram Bagh Agra
130
Tomb of Ictimad alDaula Agra American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
131
Detail of inlay Ictimad alDaulas tomb Agra
133
Interior top story Ictimad alDaulas tomb Agra Linda Connor
135
Plan of Shahi Bagh the Moti Bagh Ahmadabad American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
136
Shahi Bagh Ahmadabad American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
137
8o Entrance serai Chatta
143
Interior Sultan Nisar Begums tomb
149
9I Shah Daulats tomb the Chotti Dargah Maner
155
Central mihrab Mirza Massums Jamie mosque Patna I 59
162
Shah Jahan and the crystallization
169
Io9 Jahangirs tomb Lahore Marcella Nesom
173
Center for Art and Archaeology
205
Jharoka Lal Mahal Bari
206
Mihrab Miyan Bais mosque Ajmer
222
cldgah Merta
223
Muhammad Sharif Quraishis mosque the Kachehri mosque Didwana
224
Wazir Khans mosque Lahore Marcella Nesom
225
Central bay of facade mosque of Maqbul Dai Angas mosque Lahore
227
Shaikh Chillis tomb Thanesar
229
Muqarrab Khans tomb Panipat
230
Tomb of Firuz Khan Agra
231
Detail of carving on entrance Firuz Khans tomb Agra
233
Interior dome Chinika Rauza Agra
234
Shahi Madrasa mosque Agra
235
cldgah Agra
236
Central mihrab Saif Khans cldgah Patna
237
Central entrance mosque of Hajji Tatar Patna
238
Mosque of Habib Khan Sur Bihar Sharif
239
Raja Bahrozs mosque Kharagpur
240
Tomb of Malik Wisal Akbarpur
241
Aurangzeb and the Islamization
252
Badshahi mosque Lahore
258
Audience Hall Lalbagh Dhaka
285
Satgumbad mosque Dhaka
286
Mosque of Khan Muhammad Mirza Dhaka
287
Interior mosque of Hajji Khwaja Shahbaz Dhaka
288
Tomb of Khwaja Anwari Shahid Burdwan
289
Mosque of Zain alAbidin the Lal mosque Aurangabad
290
Architecture and the struggle
292
Shah cAlam Bahadurs mosque the Moti mosque Delhi
294
Farrukh Siyars gate Dargah Bakhtiyar Kaki Delhi
295
Muhammad Shahs tomb Delhi
296
Partial facade Raushan alDaulas mosque the Sunahri mosque Chandni Chowk Delhi
297
Fakhr alMasajid Delhi
298
Muhtasibs mosque Delhi
299
Mosque of Tahawwur Khan Delhi
300
Jantar Mantar Delhi
301
Raushan alDaulas mosque the Sunahri mosque Darayaganj Delhi
302
Qudsiya Bagh mosque Delhi American Institute of Indian Studies Center for Art and Archaeology
303
Mosque of Qudsiya Begum and Javid Khan the Sunahri mosque Delhi
304
Qudsiya Begums Shahi Mardan mosque Delhi
305
SafdarJangs tomb Delhi
306
Lal Bangala tomb Delhi
307
Lal Kunwars mosque Delhi
308
Mosque of Hamid cAli Khan Delhi
309
Interior column Hamid cAl i Khans mosque
311
cAliJahs pavilion Ajmer
312
Idgah Ajmer
313
cAbd Allah Khans tomb Ajmer
314
Hawa Mahal Jaipur
315
Baradari Lahore fort
317
Palace Dig Bharatpur District
319
Hasan Reza Khans mosque the Chowk mosque Faizabad
320
courtesy of Rosie LlewellynJones
322
Jamie mosque the Katra mosque Murshidabad
329
Bibliographical essays
335
Index
357
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Christopher Alan Bayly was born on May 18, 1945 in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, United Kingdom. He graduated from St Antony's College. He was the pre-eminent historian of India and the British Empire and a pioneer of the field of global history. He wrote numerous books during his lifetime including The Local Roots of Indian Politics; Rulers, Townsmen and Bazaars; Indian Society and the Making of the British Empire; Imperial Meridian; Empire and Information; The Origins of Nationality in South Asia; The Birth of the Modern World; and Recovering Liberties. In 2005, he received the Wolfson prize for history for his entire body of work. In 2007, he was the first scholar to be knighted "for services to history outside of Europe." He died of a heart attack on April 18, 2015 at the age of 69.