Bombay: India Book Distributors (Bombay) Ltd., 2000.
First Edition. Hardcover. 12 3/8" X 10". 247pp. Moderate edgewear to dust jacket, with small tears to head of spine and top edges of flaps at fold-over, as well as dust spotting and surface wear. Black cloth over boards with upper board and spine lettered in gilt. Bumping to corners, light dust soiling, and slight lean to spine. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and bright. A solid copy of this tribute to the north Indian state of Rajasthan, land of medieval kingdoms, fortresses, palaces, festivals, temples and sanctuaries, gorgeously illustrated throughout in vivid photographs by Suzanne Held, with informative captions by Amina Okada. Very good / good. Item #3023