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1.      Agrawal, O. P. (Om Prakash), 1931-
       Essentials of conservation and museology / O.P. Agrawal. -- Delhi :
Sundeep Prakashan, 2007.
       x, 185 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
       Includes bibliographical references.
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8175741732
       1. Museum conservation methods--India. 2. Museum techniques--India.
3. Museum techniques.
       USD 72.90       DK-173096

2.      The Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act,
1958 : with rules, amendments, notifications and orders / introduction,
comments and compilation by Alok Tripathi. -- Delhi : Sundeep Prakashan,
2007.
       xiv, 233 p. ; 25 cm.
       Includes bibliographical references.
       Contents: pt. 1. Introduction -- pt. 2. Amended act and rules -- pt.
3.Notifications in the official gazette.
       ISBN 817574183X
       1. Monuments--Conservation and restoration--Law and
legislation--India.
2. India--Antiquities--Law and legislation. 3. Historic sites--Law and
legislation--
India.
       USD 46.35       DK-181817

3.      Bisht, A. S., 1933-
       Conservation of Indian miniatures and illustrated manuscripts / A.S.
Bisht. -- New Delhi : Om Publications, c2008.
       124 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 28 cm.
       Includes bibliographical references (p. [95]-104)
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8186867961
       1. Miniature painting, Indic--Conservation and restoration. 2.
Illumination
of books and manuscripts, Indic--Conservation and restoration.
       USD 75.00       DK-182756

4.      Cattaneo, Marco, 1963-
       [Patrimonio mondiale dell'UNESCO. English]
       The world heritage sites of UNESCO : ancient civilizations / [text by
Marco Cattaneo, Jasmina Trifoni ; translation, Timothy Stroud]. -- New Delhi
:
Om Book Service, 2005.
       400 p. : col. ill., col. maps ([1] folded) ; 37 cm.
       Translated from the Italian.
       Reprint. Originally published: Ancient civilizations : world heritage
sites.
Vercelli : White Star, 2004.
       "With the patronage of Italian National Commission."
       Includes bibliographical references (p. 393)
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8187107243
       1. World Heritage areas--Pictorial works. 2. Cultural
property--Pictorial
works. 3. Historic sites--Pictorial works. 4. Historic buildings--Pictorial
works. 5.
Civilization, Ancient--Pictorial works. 6. Architecture--Conservation and
restoration.
       USD 113.95      DK-174522

5.      Dorje, C. (Chhering), 1953-
       Kumbhalgarh : the pride of Maharanas of Mewar / C. Dorje and D.N.
Dimri. -- New Delhi : Aryan Books International, 2008.
       xi, 156 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 27 cm.
       Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-152)
       Includes index.
       ISBN 9788173053368
       1. Kumbhalgarh Fort (Kumbhalagar̥ha, India)--History. 2. Kumbhalgarh
Fort (Kumbhalagar̥ha, India)--Pictorial works. 3. Monuments--India--
Kumbhalagar̥ha--Designs and plans. 4. Monuments--Conservation and
restoration--India--Kumbhalagar̥ha. 5. Architecture, Hindu--India--
Kumbhalagar̥ha. 6. Mewar (Princely State)--Antiquities.
       USD 75.00       DK-180170

6.      Gupta, C. B., 1943-
       Thanjavur paintings : materials, technique & conservation / C.B.
Gupta,
Mrinalini Mani. -- New Delhi : National Museum, 2005.
       xii, 68 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 28 cm.
       Includes bibliographical references (p. 43-44).
       ISBN 8185832234
       1. Painting, Indic--India--ThanjaÌ?vuÌ?r (District)--Technique. 2.
Painting,
Indic--India--ThanjaÌ?vuÌ?r (District)--Conservation and restoration 3.
Artists'
materials--India--ThanjaÌ?vuÌ?r (District)
       USD 37.75       DK-186975

7.      Gupta, K. K., 1946-
       Restoration of Indian miniature paintings / K.K. Gupta. -- New Delhi
:
Northern Book Centre : National Museum Institute, c2006.
       xiv, 146 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
       Includes bibliographical references (p. [118]-127)
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8172111851
       1. Miniature painting, Indic--Conservation and restoration.
       USD 83.60       DK-167179

8.      Harinarayana, N. (Nilam), 1931-
       Heritage : essays on museology and conservation / N. Harinarayana. --
Chennai : New Era Publications, 2007.
       295 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
       Articles; previously published.
       With special reference to Government Museum, Madras, Tamil Nadu,
India.
       Includes bibliographical references.
       Contents: section 1. Heritage and museology -- section 2.
Conservation :
general considerations -- section 3. Conservation : specific materials.
       1. Tamil Nadu (India). Government Museum (Chennai). 2. Museum
techniques--India--Chennai. 3. Museum techniques. 4. Museum conservation
methods--India--Chennai. 5. Museum conservation methods. 6. Art objects--
Conservation and restoration--India--Chennai. 7. Cultural
property--Protection--
India.
       USD 49.00 (pbk.)        DK-175817

9.      International Seminar on Conservation of Monuments : Problems
and Possible Solutions (2003 : Lucknow, India)
       Conservation of Lucknow heritage : preservation methodology and
international dimensions / [edited] by Satish Chandra, Roshan Taqui. -- New
Delhi, India : Tech Books International : [Distributed by Techniz Books
International], c2006.
       xxii, 240 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 24 cm.
       Papers presented at the International Seminar on Conservation of
Monuments : Problems and Possible Solutions, held at Lucknow during 18-19
October 2003.
       Includes bibliographical references.
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8188305189
       1. Cultural property--Protection--India--Lucknow--Congresses. 2.
Monuments--Conservation and restoration--India--Lucknow--Congresses. 3.
Historic buildings--Conservation and
restoration--India--Lucknow--Congresses.
4. Lucknow (India)--Antiquities--Congresses.
       USD 39.60       DK-166585

10.     Lal, B. B. (Bijan Bihari), 1913-2000.
       Ajanta paintings : their composition, technique, deterioration and
preservation / by B.B. Lal ; edited by S.P. Singh. -- New Delhi : Islamic
Wonders
Bureau, 2007.
       145, [9] p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
       Includes bibliographical references (p. 154)
       Includes index.
       ISBN 818776340X
       1. Cave paintings--India--Ajanta Caves. 2. Mural painting and
decoration-
-Deterioration--India--Ajanta Caves. 3. Mural painting and decoration--
Conservation and restoration--India--Ajanta Caves.
       USD 40.00       DK-174357

11.     Lucas, A. (Alfred), 1867-1945.
       Antiques, their restoration and preservation / by A. Lucas. -- Jaipur
:
Literary Circle, 2008.
       73 p. ; 25 cm.
       Reprint. First published: London : E. Arnold & Co., 1924.
       Includes bibliographical references (p. 69).
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8181820444
       1. Art objects--Conservation and restoration. 2. Antiques.
       USD 35.75       DK-187603

12.     National Seminar on Oral Traditions and Indigenous Methods of
Preservation and Conservation of Manuscripts (2005 : New Delhi, India)
       Indigenous methods and manuscript preservation / editor, Anupam Sah.
-- New Delhi : National Mission for Manuscripts and D.K. Printworld, 2006.
       xvi, 252 p., [14] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm. --
(SamÌ?raksÌ£ikaÌ?
series ; no. 1)
       Spine title: Indigenous traditions and manuscript preservation.
       Papers presented at the National Seminar on Oral Traditions and
Indigenous Methods of Preservation and Conservation of Manuscripts, held at
New Delhi in February 2005.
       Includes bibliographical references.
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8190402900
       1. Manuscripts, Indic--Conservation and restoration--India--History--
Congresses.
       USD 33.05       DK-176991

13.     National Workshop on Conservation of Brick Architecture in India :
With Special Reference to Eastern India (2005 : Imphal, India)
       Conservation and restoration of brick architecture : special
reference to
Manipur, North-east India / editor, S. S. Biswas. -- New Delhi : Kaveri
Books, 2008.
       xx, 130 p., [36] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 29 cm.
       Papers presented at the National Workshop on Conservation of Brick
Architecture in India : With Special Reference to Eastern India, held at
Imphal
during 22- 24 April 2005.
       Includes bibliographical references (p. [127]-130)
       ISBN 9788174790880
       1. Building, Brick--Conservation and restoration--India--Manipur--
Congresses. 2. Building, Brick--Conservation and restoration--India,
Northeastern--Conogresses. 3. Monuments--Conservation and restoration--
India--Manipur--Congresses. 4. Monuments--Conservation and restoration--
India, Northeastern--Congresses.
       USD 72.90       DK-181518

14.     Prajapati, C. L. (Chhedi Lal), 1949-
       Conservation of documents : problems and solutions : policy
perspectives /
C.L. Prajapati. -- 1st ed. -- New Delhi, India : Mittal Publications, 2005.
       xxiv, 350 p., [20] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
       Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)
       Includes bibliographical references (p. [335]-340)
       Includes index.
       ISBN 8170999227
       1. Archival materials--Conservation and restoration. 2. Archival
materials--Conservation and restoration--India. 3. Library materials--
Conservation and restoration. 4. Manuscripts--Conservation and restoration.
5.
Paper--Preservation.
       USD 39.60       DK-158663

15.     Revealing India's past : a co-operative record of archeological
conservation and exploration in India and beyond / by twenty-two
authorities,
British, Indian and continental ; edited by John Cumming ; with a foreword
by
Alfred Foucher. -- New Delhi : Cosmo Publications, 2005.
       xx, 374 p., xxxiii p. of plates : ill., maps ([1] folded, col.) ; 26
cm.
       Originally published: London : India Society, 1939.
       Includes bibliographical references.
       Includes index
       ISBN 8130700875
       1. India--Antiquities. 2. Excavations (Archaeology)--India.
       USD 35.75       DK-160751

16.     Seminar on Conservation of Le Corbusier's Work in Concrete (2002 :
Chandigarh, India)
       Corbusier's concrete : challenges of conserving modern heritage /
edited
by Kiran Joshi. -- Chandigarh : Chandigarh Perspectives, c2005.
       173 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
       Proceedings of the Seminar on Conservation of Le Corbusier's Work in
Concrete, held at Chandigarh during 11-13 February 2002.
       ISBN 8190269305 (pbk.)
       1. Le Corbusier, 1887-1965.--Criticism and
interpretation--Congresses.
2. Architecture--Conservation and
restoration--India--Chandigarh--Congresses.
3. Architecture--Conservation and restoration--France--Congresses. 4.
Concrete
construction--Conservation and restoration--India--Chandigarh--Congresses.
5.
Concrete construction--Conservation and restoration--France--Congresses.
       USD 67.25 (pbk.)        DK-162321

17.     Seminar on Intangible Cultural Heritage of Assam (2006 : Guwahati,
India)
       Intangible cultural heritage of Assam / Kishor K. Basa, Birinchi K.
Medhi.
-- Bhopal : Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (National Museum of
Mankind) & Pratibha Prakashan, Delhi, 2008.
       ix, 308 p. : col ill. ; 25 cm. -- (Intangible cultural heritage of
India ; 6)
       Includes songs in Bihu (roman).
       Revised version of papers presented at the Seminar on Intangible
Cultural Heritage of Assam, held at Guwahati during 28-30 September 2006.
       Includes bibliographical references.
       Contents: Section 1. Folk tales -- section 2. Rituals, cults and
religious
practices -- section 3. Festivals -- section 4. Music and performing arts --
section
5. Arts and crafts -- section 6. Culinary traditions -- section 7.
Ethnoscience and
conservation of biodiversity.
       ISBN 9788177021796 (invalid)
       1. Cultural property--India--Assam--Congresses. 2. Assam (India)--
Religious life and customs--Congresses. 3. Ethnic art--India--Assam--
Congresses.
       USD 114.70      DK-187431

18.     Ta Prohm Temple : a conservation strategy. -- New Delhi : Director
General, Archaeological Survey of India, 2006.
       iii, 195 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps (some col.) ; 31 cm.
       "A project funded by Ministry of External Affairs."
       Includes bibliographical references (p. 194).
       Contents: section 1. The background -- section 2. Technical studies
and
investigations undertaken -- section 3. Conservation strategy and
implementation plan.
       1. Ta Prohm Temple (Angkor, Cambodia). 2. Temples, Buddhist--
Conservation and restoration--Cambodia--Angkor. 3. Temples, Buddhist--
Cambodia--Angkor--Designs and plans. 4. Buddhist antiquities--Cambodia--
Angkor.
       USD 56.60       DK-185009

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