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The Islamic manuscript tradition : ten centuries of book arts in Indiana University collections

Over the course of ten centuries, Islam developed a rich written heritage that is visible in paintings, calligraphies, and manuscripts. This title explores this aspect of Islamic history with studies of the materials and tools of literate culture, including pens, inks, and papers, Qur'ans, and Persian and Mughal illustrated manuscripts.
Print Book, English, 2010
Indiana University Press, Bloomington, 2010