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Notes on the Geography of Northern India: Nizamuddin, Lodi Gardens, and Safdarjung: Photo 31

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Noting that this mosque was "beautifully decorated with plaster," Fanshawe in 1902 called it "the most splendid specimen of this work in all India." (Some editions of Murray's famous guidebook carry the same sentence, but it's not exactly plagiarism, because Fanshawe edited several editions of Murray and so was quoting himself, without attribution.) The pendentives carry miniature versions of the Bara Gombaz.

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