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Author Geer, Alexandra van der, 1963-

Title Animals in stone : Indian mammals sculptured through time / by Alexandra van der Geer
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (lxxii, 461 pages, 352 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Handbook of Oriental studies = Handbuch der Orientalistik. Section 2, India, 0169-9377 ; v. 21
Handbuch der Orientalistik. Zweite Abteilung, Indien ; 21. Bd
Contents Acknowledgments; List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; Timetable; Introduction; Chapter One Antilope cervicapra, the blackbuck; Chapter Two Axis axis, the spotted deer; Chapter Three Bandicota indica, the bandicoot rat; Chapter Four Bos gaurus, the gaur; Chapter Five Bos indicus, the zebu; Chapter Six Bos primigenius, the aurochs; Chapter Seven Boselaphus tragocamelus, the nilgai; Chapter Eight Bubalus bubalis, the water buffalo; Chapter Nine Camelus bactrianus, the Bactrian camel; Chapter Ten Camelus dromedarius, the dromedary; Chapter Eleven Canis aureus, the golden jackal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-448) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Animal sculpture -- India.
Animals -- Mythology -- India.
Animals -- India.
Stone carving -- India.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 904744356X (electronic bk.)
9789047443568 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ; alk. paper)
(hardback ; alk. paper)