Book Cover
White and Black
A Journey to the centre of Imperial Calcutta
Paper Type: Art Paper (Matt) | Size: 292 x 279mm
All colour; 205 photographs

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This book takes a clear-eyed view of the changing face of Calcutta. The city’s built heritage inherited from pre-Independence times is in the last stages of ruination but the buildings bear traces of the glamour that once won Calcutta the sobriquet of ‘City of Palaces’.


Soumitra Das
Soumitra Das
Author
Christopher Taylor
Christopher Taylor
Photographer
Olaf Van Cleef
Olaf Van Cleef
Foreword