Journals Higher Education



15 May 2006

736 Pages | 100 B/W illustrations, 150 colour illustrations

ISBN: 9780748612123

Bookseller Code (06)

Islamic Calligraphy

Sheila Blair

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • A groundbreaking contribution to a key area of non-western art: the first reference work on the art of beautiful writing in Arabic script
  • Lavishly illustrated with over 150 colour photographs and over 100 b+w details highlighting salient features of the images
  • Illustrations are accompanied by detailed analyses telling the reader what to look for in determining both style and quality of script

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