Bibliographic Details

Arabic manuscripts : a vademecum for readers / by Adam Gacek.

Author / Creator Gacek, Adam.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.
Description 1 online resource (xviii, 338 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Language English
Series Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 1, the Near and Middle East ancient Near East, 0169-9423 ; v. 98
Handbuch der Orientalistik. Erste Abteilung, Nahe und der Mittlere Osten ; 98. Bd.
Subject Manuscripts, Arabic -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Paleography, Arabic -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Codicology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
REFERENCE -- Questions & Answers.
REFERENCE.
Codicology.
Manuscripts, Arabic.
Paleography, Arabic.
Handschrift
Paläographie
Arabisch.
Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals.
History.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11216369
ISBN 9004170367
9789004170360
9789047443032
9047443039
Digital file characteristics data file
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Summary The main sequence is comprised of approximately 200 entries dealing with almost all aspects of Arabic manuscript studies (codicology and paleography); includes appendices covering abbreviations, letterforms, såurah-headings, major reference works, and a guide to the description of manuscripts, as well as charts of major historical periods and dynasties.
Other form Print version: Gacek, Adam. Arabic manuscripts. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
Standard no. 10.1163/ej.9789004170360.i-350