Book Plates

Book Plates

Book Plates Reading Room The Bookplate Reading Room exhibits the endangered miniature art of ownership plates. Under-cover artworks (literally under -cover) are exposed through the microscopic vision of a macro lens, revealing exquisite levels of detail and...
Kinetic City

Kinetic City

Kinetic City Reading Room The Kinetic City Reading Room, inspired by the research of Rahul Mehrotra (Founder Principal of RMA Architects), features books, pamphlets, and reports visually documenting the fluid use of Mumbai’s public spaces since the late...
Rare & Signed

Rare & Signed

Rare & Signed Reading Room The Rare & Signed Reading Room safeguards books of immense cultural value on account of signatures, scarcity, and previous ownership. Selected signatures include those of former Governor of Bombay Bartle Frere, former Chief...
Professional Papers on Indian Engineering

Professional Papers on Indian Engineering

Professional Papers on Indian Engineering Reading Room The Professional Papers on Indian Engineering Reading Room houses four encyclopedic volumes detailing 19th Century architecture, engineering, and infrastructure projects from the subcontinent. Edited by Julius...
Mumbai Guidebooks

Mumbai Guidebooks

Mumbai Guidebooks Reading Room The Mumbai Guidebook Reading Room features one hundred years of introductions to the City of Dreams. Intended for a diverse array of visitors, ranging from 19th Century European travelers, to 20th Century British soldiers, to...