Islamic Manuscripts and Books

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The arts of the pen and the book in the Islamic world have always excited the admiration of neighbouring civilizations, as is testified by many splendid collections in the Western world. In spite of the work of generations of scholars, the riches of most collections remain largely unexplored.

Islamic Manuscripts and Books offers the modern scholar a series of volumes that will cover subjects as varied as paleography, calligraphy and codicology, manuscript illustration and illumination, the history of typography, lithography and the printed book, the theory of manuscript cataloguing, catalogues of collections of manuscripts and rare printed books, the history of collections, and text editions that reflect a special awareness of manuscripts as physical objects.

Sources de la transmission manuscrite en Islam : livres, écrits, images
Mélanges offerts à Marie-Geneviève Guesdon
Volume 21
Editor(s): Anne Regourd and Muriel Roiland
978-90-04-52378-4
Manuscripts, Politics and Oriental Studies
Life and Collections of Johann Gottfried Wetzstein (1815-1905) in Context
Volume 19
978-90-04-39314-1
Aux origines du classicisme
Calligraphes et bibliophiles au temps des dynasties mongoles (Les Ilkhanides et les Djalayirides 656-814 / 1258-1411)
Volume 17
978-90-04-36978-8
Arabic Type-Making in the Machine Age
The Influence of Technology on the Form of Arabic Type, 1908–1993
Volume 14
978-90-04-34930-8
The Diez Albums
Contexts and Contents
Volume 11
978-90-04-32348-3
Die Rifāʽīya aus Damaskus
Eine Privatbibliothek im osmanischen Syrien und ihr kulturelles Umfeld
Volume 10
978-90-04-31489-4
The Technique of Islamic Bookbinding
Methods, Materials and Regional Varieties. Second Revised Edition
Volume 8
978-90-04-29111-9
Ottoman Turkish and Çaĝatay MSS in Canada
A Union Catalogue of the Four Collections
Volume 6
978-90-04-28404-3
L'art du livre en Asie centrale de la fin du XVIe siècle au début du XXe siècle
Étude des manuscrits coraniques de l'Institut d'Orientalisme Abū Rayḥān Bīrūnī
Volume 5
978-90-04-28401-2
Historical Aspects of Printing and Publishing in Languages of the Middle East
Papers from the Symposium at the University of Leipzig, September 2008
Volume 4
Editor(s): Geoffrey Roper
978-90-04-25597-5
Christoph Rauch, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

Karin Scheper, Leiden University

Arnoud Vrolijk, Leiden University
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