Author:James Burgess

James Burgess
C.I.E., LL.D., F.R.S.(Edin.), F.R.G.S., Hon. A.R.I.B.A.; Director General of Archaeological Survey of India
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "J. Bs."


  • The Rock Temples of Elephanta (1871)
  • The Indian Antiquary (1872 - 1884))
  • Archaeological Survey of Western India
  • "Indian Architecture," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., 1911)
  • (ed.) Fergusson's History of Indian Architecture
  • 1889–94 published scientific papers in the:
    • Philosophical Magazine
    • Archæological Survey Reports
    • Epigraphica Indica
  • Temples of Somnath, Junaghar and Girnar
  • The Rock Temples of Ajanta
  • The Rock Temples of India (with J. Fergusson) (1880)
  • Buddhist Art in India (1901)

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