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A Palaeographic Study of Early Writing in Egypt

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A Palaeographic Study of Early Writing in Egypt

Ilona Regulski

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

This palaeographic study analyses the development of sign forms during the Early Dynastic period. It presents a series of... [more]

$310.95  $279.85

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Creative Lettering: Experimental Ideas for Contemporary Lettering

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Creative Lettering: Experimental Ideas for Contemporary Lettering

Margaret Morgan

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

An accessible guide to the bascis of calligraphy, this book presents a fresh, accessible approach to lettering, showing how... [more]

$39.99

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The Gilded Page: The History and Technique of Manuscript Gilding

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The Gilded Page: The History and Technique of Manuscript Gilding

Kathleen P Whitley

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

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$91.95  $82.75

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Calligraphy Alphabets for Beginners: The Easy Way to Learn Lettering and Illumination Techniques

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Calligraphy Alphabets for Beginners: The Easy Way to Learn Lettering and...

Mary Noble, Janet Mehigan

Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Presenting advice and instruction on a more basic level than found in most other calligraphy books, this resource takes absolute... [more]

$44.95  $40.45

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Islamic Calligraphy

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Islamic Calligraphy

Professor Sheila S. Blair

Art & Architecture; Typography & lettering; Islamic studies; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

This stunning book is an important contribution to a key area of non-western art, being the first reference work on the art... [more]

$99.95

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Andrzej Wajda: History Politics and Nostalgia in Polish Cinema

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Andrzej Wajda: History Politics and Nostalgia in Polish Cinema

Janina Falkowska

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

The work of Andrzej Wajda shows notable cohesion in spite of the wide ranging scope of his films. This book is a study of... [more]

$103.95  $93.55

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An Animated Alphabet

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An Animated Alphabet

Marie Angel

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Almost 30 years ago, Marie Angel was commissioned by Harvard University to create a new animated alphabet. Now, for the first... [more]

$30.70  $27.65

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Moult Bons Et Notables: L'enluminure Tournaisienne a L'epoque De Robert Campin (1380-1430) (Low Countries Series 12)

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Moult Bons Et Notables: L'enluminure Tournaisienne a L'epoque De Robert...

D. Vanwijnsberghe, Dominique Vanwijnsberghe

Art & Architecture; History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

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$282.95  $254.65

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New Songs on Ancient Tunes: 19th-20th Century Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy from the Richard Fabian Collection

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New Songs on Ancient Tunes: 19th-20th Century Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy...

Stephen Little

Oriental art; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Presents a selection of Chinese paintings and calligraphies from the turbulent century between 1850 and 1950. This book explores... [more]

$179.95  $161.95

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Artist and Alphabet: Twentieth Century Calligraphy and Letter Art in America

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Artist and Alphabet: Twentieth Century Calligraphy and Letter Art in America...

Jerry Kelly, Alice Koeth

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Calligraphy and the lettering arts have been enjoying a renaissance all across America. This volume offers a selection of... [more]

$53.95  $48.55

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Calligraphy For Dummies

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Calligraphy For Dummies

Jim Bennett

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

You've always admired beautiful calligraphy, but you probably figured it was way too hard to master, right ? Calligraphy... [more]

$36.95  $33.25

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The Bible of Illuminated Letters: A Treasury of Decorative Calligraphy

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The Bible of Illuminated Letters: A Treasury of Decorative Calligraphy

Margaret Morgan

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Reference works; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

The ancient art of illuminating manuscripts is currently attracting many new enthusiasts among artists, art students, and... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Islamic Calligraphy

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Islamic Calligraphy

Professor Sheila S. Blair

Islamic studies; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

This stunning book is an important contribution to a key area of non-western art, being the first reference work on the art... [more]

$233.00

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An Introduction to English Runes

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An Introduction to English Runes

R.I. Page

Palaeography (history of writing); Translation & interpretation; Literature: history & criticism; History; Archaeology by period & region; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Introduction to use of runes as a practical script for a variety of purposes in Anglo-Saxon England. [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Handwritten: Expressive Lettering in the Digital Age

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Handwritten: Expressive Lettering in the Digital Age

Steven Heller, Mirko Ilic

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Offers an overview of handwritten typographics, drawing on an array of examples from around the world. Packed with examples... [more]

$42.99

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Arabic Script: Styles, Variants, and Calligraphic Adaptations

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Arabic Script: Styles, Variants, and Calligraphic Adaptations

Gabriel Mandel Kahn

Painting & paintings; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Presents the overview of a culture and civilization as well as a comprehensive look at script and calligraphy. Useful for... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Maya Script: A Civilization and Its Writing

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Maya Script: A Civilization and Its Writing

Maria Longhena, Rosanna M. Giammanco Frongia

Painting & paintings; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

A handbook revealing the secrets of the symbolic written characters of the ancient Maya people, which provides a portrait... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Digital Manga Workshop: An Artist's Guide To Creating Manga Illustrations On Your Computer

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Digital Manga Workshop: An Artist's Guide To Creating Manga Illustrations...

Jared Hodges

Electronic, holographic & video art; Graphical & digital media applications; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

The unique Japanese cartoon style known as manga, with its exaggerated stylistic characters and vivid colors, has caught the... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Splendours of Qur'an Calligraphy & Illumination

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Splendours of Qur'an Calligraphy & Illumination

Martin Lings

Sacred texts; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Within three centuries of its advent, Islam had produced an architecture and a calligraphic art, including that of illumination,... [more]

$130.00

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Treasure of Hours: Selections from Illuminated Prayer Books

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Treasure of Hours: Selections from Illuminated Prayer Books

Dominique Ponnau

Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

During the Middle Ages, kings and nobility frequently commissioned the greatest artists of their day to illustrate - or illuminate... [more]

$37.95  $34.15

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Chinese Calligraphy: From Pictograph to Ideogram: The History of 214 Essential Chinese/Japanese Characters

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Chinese Calligraphy: From Pictograph to Ideogram: The History of 214 Essential...

Edoardo Fazzioli

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Written Chinese can call upon about 40,000 characters, many of which originated some 6,000 years ago as little pictures of... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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Manuscripts in Transition: Recycling Manuscripts, Texts and Images

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Manuscripts in Transition: Recycling Manuscripts, Texts and Images

B Dekeyzer, Jan Van Der Stock

Book & paper crafts; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

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$353.95  $318.55

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Islamic Calligraphy

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Islamic Calligraphy

R. Febdall

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

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$96.95  $87.25

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Calligraphy and Power in Contemporary Chinese Society

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Calligraphy and Power in Contemporary Chinese Society

Yuehping Yen, Yueh-Ping Yen, Yen Yuehping

Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

An account of the world of Chinese writing, this title examines Chinese space and the political and social use of writing... [more]

$221.00

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Flowers in Medieval Manuscripts

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Flowers in Medieval Manuscripts

Celia Fisher

Medieval history; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Each section of Flowers in Medieval Manuscripts includes relevant details of the manuscripts from which the illustrations... [more]

$51.95  $46.75

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