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Jahanara turned her inheritance into the most splendid garden palace of Agra, if
we are to believe Kalim. Several of his verses provide information about the
original architecture, the planting, and the founder. A boat trip will remove the
58 Kalim, Padshahnama, fol. 164a, trans. E. Koch. " Schimmel 1992, pp. 156-57.
60 Voysey 1825, pp. 430-35. For a more detailed description of the hardstones
and their occurrence see Coggin Brown 1936, pp. 298-308; also Andrews 1995 .
2, pp. 325-26; trans. E. Koch; cf. trans, in Begley and Desai 1989, pp. 72-73.79- "
7 Kalim, Padshahnama, fol. 164a and its margin; trans. E. Koch. My translation
differs somewhat from thatofBegley and Desai 1989, p. 83. 1,8 Parks 1850/1975,
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Although the Taj Mahal is one of the most famous buildings in the world, until now there has been no full examination of its architecture in book form. Art historian Koch-the first Western scholar ... Read full review
Mughal Agra a riverfront garden city
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