Paris: Assouline, 2001. Hardcover. Grey boards; silver lettering. Bw-photographic dj with red stripe and white lettering. 208 pp. with color and bw illus. throughout. Heavy at 5 pounds and will require extra postage. Good+ with clean contents. Fading to upper edge of covers and dj; binding lightly cocked. Item #160373
Text in French. The jewels of the maharajas of India. Sumptuous illustrations, including archival photos. Written in 6 main chapters: Divine Power and Splendor; The Medieval Heritage; The Princes and the British Empire; The Seduction of Europe; A Brilliant Interlude: The Indian Princes in Europe; The Jewelry of a Nation. With a bibliography.
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