Bibliographic Details

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

Author / Creator Gacek, Adam.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.
Description xviii, 338 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Language English
Series Brill eBook titles 2009
Subject Handschrift.
Codicology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Manuscripts, Arabic -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Paleography, Arabic -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Manuscripts, Arabic.
Paleography, Arabic.
Handbooks and manuals.
Format E-Resource, Book
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ISBN 9789047443032
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
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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, sūrah-headings, major reference works, and a guide to the description of manuscripts, as well as charts of major historical periods and dynasties.
Other form Arabic manuscripts 9789004170360 (hardback : alk. paper) 9004170367 (hardback : alk. paper)
Standard no. 10.1163/ej.9789004170360.i-350