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Published by Abhinav Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • Khajurāho (India),
  • India,
  • Khajurāho.


  • Erotic sculpture, Indic -- India -- Khajurāho,
  • Temples, Hindu -- India -- Khajurāho,
  • Khajurāho (India) -- Buildings, structures, etc

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementR. Nath.
LC ClassificationsNB1008.K47 N37
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 181 p., [64] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4247030M
LC Control Number80903437

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