Giles H.R. Tillotson Giles Tillotson is well known as a writer and lecturer on Indian history and architecture. He taught at the University of London from 1990 to 2004, since when he has been living in Gurgaon, near Delhi. His earlier books include Mughal India, Jaipur Nama and Taj Mahal, all published by Penguin. This is his first work of fiction.