The Yemeni Manuscript Tradition

edited by David Hollenberg, University of Oregon, Christoph Rauch, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Sabine Schmidtke, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

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€114,00
$145.00
ISBN13: 
9789004288256
E-ISBN: 
9789004289765
Publication Date: 
May 2015
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 305 pp.
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ISSN: 
1877-9964
Volume: 
7

Anne Regourd (ed.), University of Copenhagen, Denmark

The nine contributions in The Trade in Papers Marked with non-Latin Characters initiated by Anne Regourd approach global history through the paper trade in Africa and Asia, mainly in the 19th-20th C. ...
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Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004357402
Expected: 
February 2018
€108,00
$124.00

Titus Nemeth

Arabic Type-Making in the Machine Age is an in-depth historical study of the evolution of Arabic type under the influence of changing technologies in the twentieth century.
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004303775
E-ISBN: 
9789004349308
Publication date: 
August 2017
€135,00
$156.00

Efraim Wust, National Library of Israel

The Yahuda Collection, bequeathed to the National Library of Israel by the polymath scholar Abraham Shalom Yahuda (d. 1951), is a multifaceted collection of Arabic, Persian, and Turkish manuscripts. Efraim Wust's groundbreaking Arabic catalogue synthesizes the Islamic and Western scholarly...
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Volume: 
13/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262621
E-ISBN: 
9789004335233
Publication date: 
December 2016
€199,00
$258.00

Frédéric Bauden, University of Liège

The Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Turkish Manuscripts in Belgium is a bi-lingual (English and Arabic) union catalogue presenting the Oriental manuscripts held by Belgian public institutions. This first volume, a handlist, contains brief descriptions of the collection of the Université de...
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004326453
E-ISBN: 
9789004328464
Publication date: 
November 2016
€172,00
$206.00

Julia Gonnella, Museum für Islamische Kunst, Berlin, Friederike Weis, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, Christoph Rauch, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin

The five Diez albums in Berlin are an important source for the study of Ilkhanid, Jalayirid, and Timurid art. The 21 essays of this book contribute to deepening our understanding of the development of Persianate art and its perception in later times.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004321557
E-ISBN: 
9789004323483
Publication date: 
December 2016
€199,00
$239.00

Boris Liebrenz, Leipzig University

In Die Rifāʽīya Boris Liebrenz explores the book culture of Ottoman Syria (16th to 19th century) through a unique Damascene private library and asks about the practice of producing and transmitting knowledge, as well as the nature of the reading audience.
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Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311510
E-ISBN: 
9789004314894
Publication date: 
May 2016
€140,00
$181.00

Kinga Dévényi, Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences; with Munif Abdul-Fattah and Katalin Fiedler

The present catalogue gives a detailed description of Arabic manuscripts held in the library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. The majority of these were used for teaching purposes in the religious schools during and after the Ottoman occupation of Hungary.
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Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306820
E-ISBN: 
9789004306936
Publication date: 
October 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Karin Scheper, Leiden University Library

The Technique of Islamic Bookbinding explores the development of the bookbinding tradition in the Islamic world. From a craft-based perspective, Karin Scheper analyses the diverse material characteristics and demonstrates the information value of the materiality.
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290921
E-ISBN: 
9789004291119
Publication date: 
April 2015
€146,00
$185.00

Eleazar Birnbaum, University of Toronto

All known Ottoman Turkish and Çaĝatay manuscripts in Canada are described in detail, accompanied by many colour illustrations. Of the total of over 275 manuscripts, covering a wide range of subjects, more than 200 are in the collection of Professor Eleazar Birnbaum. Many are rare and most were...
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272392
E-ISBN: 
9789004284043
Publication date: 
March 2015
€156,00
$198.00

Marie Efthymiou, Laboratoire d'Archéologie Médiévale et Moderne en Méditerranée (LA3M), Aix-en-Provence

Dans L'art du livre en Asie centrale de la fin du XVIe au début du XXe siècle, Marie Efthymiou met en lumière les mutations des techniques de fabrication du livre et de ses usages en Asie centrale....
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278943
E-ISBN: 
9789004284012
Publication date: 
December 2014
€108,00
$138.00

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